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Target's fall meeting: Taylor Swift entertains, new partnerships announced

Target leaders announced two new holiday-season partnerships, with shoemaker Toms and TV personality Ellen DeGeneres, at their annual fall employee meeting -- then Taylor Swift showed up just for fun.

Police release surveillance video of controversial St. Paul skyway arrest

St. Paul police released video Wednesday of the events leading up to the tasing and arrest of a man in a St. Paul skyway in January – an arrest the man claims was racially motivated.

Man ignores pleas not to drive after drinking, crashes and dies

The 40-year-old man left a backyard party early Sunday morning, ignoring pleas from friends and family begging him not to drive. Just a few hours later he was dead.

Minnesota congressional delegation weighs in on ISIS in advance of Obama's speech

Minnesota's House and Senate members generally support U.S. action to disrupt the Islamic militant group in Syria and Iraq that has massacred thousands and beheaded two American journalists – a plan President Barack Obama is expected to lay out when he addresses the nation at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Ryan Suter on passing of his father Bob: 'My dad was my hero'

One day after the sudden death of his father, hockey great Bob Suter, Minnesota Wild defenseman Ryan Suter thanked the community for a “tremendous outpouring of support.”

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