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Betrayed by Silence:
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How three archbishops hid the truth about priest sexual abuse.

Fitger's Brewhouse

Fermenting a new city: Fitger's Brewhouse brings change to Duluth

Beer. It's helped Duluth transform itself from a city largely built on the mining and shipping industries.

St. Paul police: Woman found in vehicle dies

An officer saw the vehicle late Saturday night on a sidewalk near an intersection and found the woman in the front seat. Paramedics treated her at the scene before she was transported to Regions Hospital, where she died Sunday afternoon.

FX network plans second season of 'Fargo' TV show

The second season of the TV show will be set in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and Luverne, Minnesota.
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Holds Hearing

Lawmakers face long to-do list, uncertain success

With just two weeks before lawmakers' sacrosanct August break, progress is decidedly mixed on several must-pass items due to Capitol Hill partisanship, heightened by midterm elections and the Obama administration's conflicting signals to Congress.

U fundraiser Bob McNamara dies at 82

McNamara helped raise funds for major athletic buildings like TCF Bank Stadium and supported the University's academics.
Silver carp

Invasive carp found in Miss. River near Cottage Grove

The Minnesota DNR has found invasive carp farther upstream in the Mississippi than the fish has previously been encountered.

R.J. Reynolds vows appeal Of $23B cancer-death verdict

Calling the massive award "grossly excessive and impermissible under state and constitutional law," the tobacco company's CEO, J. Jefferey Raborn, said the verdict was "beyond the realm of reasonableness and fairness, and is completely inconsistent with the evidence presented."
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