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How three archbishops hid the truth about priest sexual abuse.

Q2 profits up at 3M

The maker of Post-it notes, industrial coatings and ceramics posted net income of $1.3 billion, compared with $1.2 billion in the same quarter a year ago.
Prince on the Arsenio Hall show

Remembering the artist formerly known as 'Purple Pain' 30 years later

Today's Morning Edition music is from Prince, with "Baby I'm a Star" from the film "Purple Rain," which opened in theaters 30 years ago today. It was filmed in and around Minneapolis, with many scenes at the First Avenue nightclub -- where some of the bartenders called Prince "Purple Pain."
Minimum wage bill signed

5 new laws in Minnesota that start Aug. 1

New laws about minimum wage, firearms and synthetic drugs start next week.

U of M Duluth gets Antarctica research grant

The university says the research will provide a new perspective on major ice caps and their surrounding geology.

ND saltwater pipeline leak may have reached creek

The Department of Health says "a small amount" may have entered an oxbow of Timber Creek approximately five miles northwest of Arnegard.
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