• Mpls. pedestrian hit by bus reported conscious
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  • Johan Bruyneel, left, and Lance ArmstrongArmstrong's coach Bruyneel banned for 10 years in doping scandal
    Johan Bruyneel "was at the apex of a conspiracy to commit widespread doping on the (U.S. Postal Service) and Discovery Channel teams spanning many years and many riders," USADA said in a statement.April 22, 2014
  • Teen stowaway blows holes in vast airport security
    A 15-year-old apparently wanted nothing more than to run away. But his success in slipping past layers of security early Sunday morning at San Jose International Airport made it clear that a determined person can still get into a supposedly safe area and sneak onto a plane.April 22, 2014
  • Video: Nienstedt admits archdiocese hid info on abusive priests
    Nienstedt said he had followed a subordinate's advice that he keep no written notes of certain discussions, in case those notes should later become public in legal proceedings. He said that he didn't publicly disclose which priests were being monitored, and that he relied on others to keep parish trustees informed.April 22, 2014
  • Granlund gives Wild 1-0 win in Game 3 over Avs
    Mikael Granlund's diving swing at his own rebound 5:08 into overtime gave the Minnesota Wild a 1-0 win over Semyon Varlamov and the Colorado Avalanche in Game 3 on Monday to pull within 2-1 in the best-of-seven series.April 21, 2014
  • Archbishop Nienstedt's testimony in clergy abuse case to be released
    The four-hour deposition marked the first time Archbishop John Nienstedt has had to answer questions under oath about clergy sexual abuse in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis since he was appointed to its helm six years ago.April 21, 2014
  • For some resorts, spring snow means skiing in May
    Lutsen Mountains Ski Resort has announced that heavy recent snowfall will allow it to stay open into May, its latest closing date ever.April 21, 2014
  • America's less religious: Study puts some blame on the Internet
    The percentage of Americans who say they used the Internet went from nearly zero in 1990 to 87 percent this year. Now, a detailed data analysis finds the two trends aren't just related, but that wider Internet use may actually be leading us to lose our religion.April 21, 2014
  • Minnesotans talk about their Boston Marathons
    We interviewed Minnesotans on their way to Boston.The Daily Circuit, April 21, 2014
  • Wolves' Adelman retiring after 23 years
    After missing the playoffs for the third straight season, and with a wife who is being treated for seizure disorders, Adelman decided it was time to walk away from one of the most quietly influential coaching careers in NBA history.April 21, 2014
  • American Meb Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon
    American Meb Keflezighi is the first U.S. runner to win the race since Lisa Larsen-Weidenbach took the women's title in 1985; the last American man to win was Greg Meyer in 1983.April 21, 2014
  • Live updates: The 118th running of the Boston Marathon
    The twin bombings of 2013 cast a long shadow on the world's oldest and most prestigious marathon. Still, 36,000 runners are hitting the street in a show of "Boston Strong."April 21, 2014
  • Wild return home for series against Avs
    Tonight the Minnesota Wild have their first home playoff game against the Colorado Avalanche. The Wild are down 0-2 in the best-of-seven series. MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Howard Sinker, a digital sports editor for the Star Tribune about the series.April 21, 2014
  • Boy Scouts v. church over gay scoutmaster
    There's a new battle front over the Boy Scouts' policy of not allowing gay men to be involved. Churches often sponsor Boy Scout troops and provide financial support as well as a physical location. A church in Washington that hosts a troop has a no-discrimination policy.April 21, 2014
  • Teen survives Hawaii flight in jet wheel well
    Newspaper reports say the unidentified teen survived the trip "halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen, FBI and airline officials said."April 21, 2014

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