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Sloane Martin
September 30, 2019 - 11:43 am
A ninth woman has accused former Minnesota senator Al Franken of groping her. A New York Magazine story about women and men who reported sexual abuse and harassment features a woman who is coming forward for the first time. The anonymous woman writes that Franken grabbed her buttocks as she was...
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Home run number 307 hit by Jason Castro
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AP
September 30, 2019 - 5:36 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Jorge Soler locked up the AL home run crown with his 48th homer, Brett Phillips drove a game-ending sacrifice fly in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Twins 5-4 Sunday in manager Ned Yost's final game. The AL Central-winning Twins scored three runs in the...
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Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins is sacked in Chicago
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AP
September 30, 2019 - 5:20 am
CHICAGO (AP) - Kirk Cousins was sacked six times. Dalvin Cook had nowhere to go. It was a noticeably quiet afternoon for Adam Thielen. On the rare occasion the Vikings had the ball Sunday, they usually gave it right back to the Chicago Bears. Cousins and Cook were held in check by Chicago's...
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PJ Fleck
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AP
September 29, 2019 - 6:20 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Minnesota quarterback Tanner Morgan played as close to perfect as he could Saturday. His receivers were spot on, too. Morgan completed his first 14 throws, finished with 396 yards and four touchdowns, both career highs, and made enough plays over the final four minutes...
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Twins get a hit from Luis Arraez
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AP
September 29, 2019 - 6:12 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - It was a tough moment for rookie third baseman Luis Arraez. It could have been a lot worse. Arraez sprained his right ankle during the seventh inning of Minnesota's 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday, leaving his status for the Twins' AL Division Series...
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FILE - In this May 17, 2019 file photo, Smog blankets the sky in Mexico City. Both lower schools and universities were closed for a third straight day for the pollution alert triggered by smoke from ongoing brush fires combined with the lack of rain. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte, File)
AP
September 29, 2019 - 5:53 am
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The planet is heating. Island nations are slipping away. A Pakistan-India nuclear war could be a "bloodbath." Governments aren't working together like they used to. Polarization is tearing us apart. Killing. Migration. Poverty. Corruption. Inequality. Sovereignty violations...
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Mark Freie - WCCO Radio
Mark Freie
September 28, 2019 - 2:17 pm
While most students at North High School in Minneapolis were out of school on Saturday, some students could be found inside the home of the Polars painting several hallways for the Paint North project. The project invited students, parents, school staff, and community members to join in painting...
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