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Jacket weather in July: Record low temps possible tonight and tomorrow

Although it’s the middle of July, temperatures will feel more like it’s October as highs struggle to reach the mid-60s Monday. The cooler temps will stick around Tuesday for the All-Star Game.

Defense questions Ventura's story, says he damaged his own reputation

The defense got its chance to cross-examine former Gov. Jesse Ventura Monday in his defamation lawsuit against the late author of “American Sniper." They brought up examples of statements Ventura made over the years that have hurt his reputation.

13 cases of E. coli reported, some linked to Applebee's in Minnesota

The Minnesota Department of Health is investigating 13 cases of food-borne illness associated with a certain strain of E. coli bacteria. Some of these cases are tied to Applebee’s restaurants in Minnesota.

Smelly fart gas may deliver health benefits, study finds

A new British study has found that a gas that contributes to the smell of rotten eggs and farts could also protect against or reverse cell damage that leads to serious disease.

Then and now: First home run derby was at the Dome in 1985

The first home run derby only cost $2 to see. Tickets for tonight's event at Target Field are $200 more more. The first derby was very casual; tonight's will be a spectacle.

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Karl-Anthony Towns

Timberwolves' winning streak snapped at five games

The Wolves' bid for their longest winning streak since 2014 came up short.

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Teen arrested over fatal shooting of 5-year-old boy in Brooklyn Park

Police say the teen was filming a social media video while handling a gun.

Joe Biden

President Biden coming to Minnesota to promote Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

Tuesday's trip follows passage of the $1.2 trillion Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal.

Kirill Kaprizov

Kaprizov gets into the holiday spirit to rout Jets

Kirill Kaprizov's four points led the Wild to a 7-1 victory.

Kirk Cousins

Coller: Cure to Vikings' disrupted season lies in an explosive passing game

The Vikings go to San Francisco knowing that a win would be a huge boost to their playoff hopes.

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Judge upholds star QBs suspension for state championship game

Sam Backer, of Chatfield Senior High, won't be allowed to play in Friday's title game.

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Another 5,000 lbs. of goldfish removed from Carver County lakes

It all likely stemmed from people dumping their pets into local waters a few years ago.

Rosaleia Shelton

Appeal to find 19-year-old missing from Bloomington

The teen left her home on Monday afternoon.

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Deaths of twin fetuses after woman was shot ruled a double homicide

The woman was shot in the abdomen in mid-September.