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Some schools to stay closed for another dangerous 'wind chill day'

Forecasters anticipate even colder conditions Tuesday, prompting some schools to remain closed for a fifth day this month.

Turn it back up: Xcel lifts request for natural gas conservation

Xcel Energy has given its natural gas customers the OK to move the thermostat from cool back to comfy.

Can your phone get frostbite? Tips to keep it working in the cold

Smartphones are not built for the extreme cold – batteries drain faster and screens a more susceptible to breaking.

Beer-delivering drone tested with ice anglers

What will they think of next? beer-delivering drones? Yep.

Vikings begin campaign to host Super Bowl in 2018

The Vikings and Gov. Mark Dayton announced a bid to host the Super Bowl in 2018 at the new Vikings’ stadium.

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Defense witness: Cause of Floyd's death 'undetermined'

Dr. David Fowler, former Maryland chief medical examiner, said there were a number of possible factors that could have led to George Floyd's death.

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Red Sox sweep Twins in Wednesday's doubleheader

The Red Sox defeated the Twins 3-2 in Game 1 and 7-1 in Game 2.

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Wild score 3 power play goals in win over Coyotes

Mats Zuccarello scored twice in a 5-2 victory.

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Viral drone video of Bryant Lake Bowl to be auctioned off as NFT

Non-fungible tokens are the latest craze in consumer finance.

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Here's what the manslaughter charge against Kim Potter says

Activists are calling for more serious charges against the former officer.

Tim Walz

Gov. Tim Walz criticized for comments on 'thoughtful' use of tear gas

The governor is under fire for comments he made Tuesday as protests continue over the police killing of Daunte Wright.

Andrelton Simmons

Twins shortstop Andrelton Simmons placed on COVID-19 list

Simmons is reportedly experiencing mild symptoms.

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Kim Potter to be charged with second-degree manslaughter in Daunte Wright's death

Potter was a 26-year veteran officer before she resigned from the Brooklyn Center Police Department on Tuesday.