The U.S. men's basketball team beat Spain 107-100 on Sunday at the London Olympics to defend its 2008 gold medal in Beijing. Timberwolves All-Star Kevin Love scored nine points and had nine rebounds for the Americans in the Olympic victory.
Man found yelling for help after being shot in Minneapolis
The shooting occurred on the 800 block of Elwood Avenue North at around 9:15 p.m.
Minneapolis North principal says she was fired, district says otherwise
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Police say two people are in custody.
Brave New Workshop cancels shows due to COVID-19 cases
The shows were scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre.
Body of missing U of M student found in Mississippi River
Austin Retterath was last seen alive in the morning hours of May 8.
Summer mural events to bring together community, shine light on MN artists
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Carjacking outside ice arena in Golden Valley under investigation
Golden Valley PD confirmed it received a report of a carjacking Monday evening.
Signs that MN Legislature could move to loosen liquor laws
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U.S. Bank Stadium looking to hire 400 part-time workers
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Weekend closures on I-35W in Minneapolis, Hwy. 77 in Bloomington
Construction season is here.
Team USA destroys Spain in exhibition rematch of 2008 gold medal game
Team USA took on Spain in a rematch of the 2008 gold medal game, and a possible preview of the 2012 gold medal game -- and the American men dominated with a 100-78 win. Kevin Love played only 13 minutes, but he pulled down nine rebounds. The U.S. begins its defense of the gold medal Sunday against France.
Women's basketball team dominates France, wins 5th straight Olympic gold
The U.S. women's basketball team -- which includes three Lynx stars -- rolled over France 86-50 for the Olympic gold medal Saturday. With its latest triumph, the team has won 41 consecutive games and five straight gold medals since taking the bronze medal in 1992.
Augustus, Whalen and Moore named to 2012 U.S. Women's Olympic team
Three members of the Minnesota Lynx will play for the U.S. Women's Olympic team this summer in London. Forward Maya Moore and guards Lindsay Whalen and Siemone Augustus were all chosen to be part of the 12 player team. Augustus was part of the 2008 team that won the gold medal in Beijing.
Countdown to London: Maya Moore talks Olympic gold
WNBA Rookie of the Year Maya Moore of the Lynx takes a look ahead to the Olympics in London and her expectations for bring back some USA gold.
USA men are 42-point favorites over Nigeria
The undefeated United States men’s basketball team will go up against Nigeria at 4:15 p.m. CDT on Thursday. Wolves all-star Kevin Love has scored 30 points for the U.S. in their first two victories at the London Olympics. Team USA is a 42-point favorite in Thursday afternoon’s Olympic matchup, according to NBC sports.
U.S. men's basketball team rolls over Argentina, will face Spain for gold
The U.S. men's basketball team will take on Spain for the Olympic gold medal following the team's 109-83 rout of Argentina Friday at the London Games. Kevin Durant scored 19 points, while Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James had 18 apiece in the semi-final game. The Timberwolves' Kevin Love scored 9.
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