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How did a Minnesota kid end up fighting in Syria?

That’s the question national media outlets have been scrambling to answer since NBC News broke the story that a 33-year-old man who grew up and went to high school in Minnesota was killed while fighting in Syria over the weekend.

Former MSU football standout charged in shooting near Renaissance Fest

Former Minnesota State University, Mankato football player Dennis Carter was charged with attempted murder Wednesday, after police say he shot a longtime friend near the Renaissance Festival fairgrounds last week.

Minneapolis to launch coding 'bootcamp' in 2015

Computer coding has become an in-demand skill in the job market, and the city of Minneapolis wants to help job seekers learn more about it with a new “Coding Bootcamp" next year.

Minnesota Orchestra receives $13 million from four anonymous donors

The Orchestra says a $10 million "leadership gift" came from one donor. Most of the money will go into endowment funds.

Timberwolves' owner Glen Taylor getting ripped after taking shots at Kevin Love 

Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor criticized Kevin Love on Tuesday, saying his former star player will be a third wheel and defensive liability in Cleveland. Taylor, in turn, was taken to task by sports analysts who say Taylor's comments are not true.

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