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All clear after bomb threat prompts evacuation of TCF Bank Stadium

The alert was issued just before 1:30 p.m. Thursday.

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U of M's Osterholm named to President-elect Biden's COVID-19 advisory board

The board has prominent doctors and scientists tasked at guiding Biden's transition to president and planning for the federal response to the virus.

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What's wrong with this tweet?

A bit of an error from the U of M Alumni Association.

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2 U of M professors selected for $625,000 MacArthur fellowships

Paul Dauenhauer and Damien Fair will receive stipends of $625,000 for their work.

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M Health Fairview implements chest X-rays to identify COVID-19

The X-ray is analyzed by an artificial intelligence algorithm, and it's already being used in Minnesota.

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University of Minnesota transitions to step 2 of fall COVID-19 plan

Students in campus housing now have a little more flexibility.

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Big crowds at U of M 'Superblock' spark COVID-19 concerns

The U says it's reviewing video of the incident, but students say the university isn't doing enough to protect students.

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How did Minnesota do on WSJ's 'Best Colleges in America' ranking?

The survey ranked hundreds of universities across the U.S.

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BMW stolen in carjacking incident near U of M Twin Cities

The two suspects, who may be teens, used a gun.

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University of Minnesota to discontinue 4 teams from athletics department

The pandemic is creating an estimated $75M loss of revenue this fiscal year.

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U of M reveals plan for return to campus, including 10-day student quarantine

President Joan Gabel revealed plans for the Twin Cities, Rochester and Duluth campuses.

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U of M-Crookston imposes 9 p.m. student curfew to limit COVID-19 spread

It's designed to limit groups congregating at off-campus bars and parties.

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6 Minnesota institutions in top 200 colleges ranked by value

Money looked at more than 700 schools for its Best Colleges for Your Money list.

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U of M considering pushing back student return to campus, in-person classes

President Joan Gabel's proposal goes before the Board of Regents Monday.

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U of M becomes among first to trial new COVID-19 treatment

They're treating a patient with lung failure using a new FDA-approved technique.

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Five teens suspected in armed robbery near U of M

A safety warning was issued to those living in the vicinity.

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Coronavirus: Most U of M classes will be online this fall

Approximately 60% of courses will be available through online and remote instruction.

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U of M study: Hydroxychloroquine shows no benefit in treating COVID-19

It was the first randomized clinical trial of hydroxychloroquine to treat non-hospitalized adults with COVID-19.

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Study: Air pollution in the Twin Cities dropped 20% during shutdown

Researchers noted any decline in air pollution is likely only temporary.

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U of M researchers working to develop vaccine for future coronavirus strains

Other vaccines currently in development would target COVID-19, but not necessarily other variants.

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University of Minnesota-Morris says it now has a net zero carbon footprint

A national leader in sustainability, the campus says it has achieved full carbon neutrality

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U of M supports suit against ICE order forcing certain foreign students to leave U.S.

The directive was issued by ICE in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.