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October 22, 2018
At the BP station at Rice Street and Arlington Avenue in St. Paul on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, Dennis Hudson spent $8 for four tickets and a chance at the record-setting, estimated $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot. The drawing will be Tuesday night. (Molly Guthrey / Pioneer Press)
Dreams run wild as lottery jackpot hits $1.6 billion
3 hours 38 min ago
October 21, 2018
A statue of Pocahontas stands outside St. George's Church in Gravesend, England, where she is buried. Washington Post photo by Kevin Sullivan
Trump uses 'Pocahontas' as a slur. Here's her sad history.
October 21, 2018 - 8:15pm
October 17, 2018
Undated courtesy photos of Jayme Closs.
(Courtesy of the Barron County Sheriff’s Department)
Law officers say every minute counts in major hunt for missing Wisconsin 13-year-old whose parents were found dead
October 17, 2018 - 5:46pm
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Heartbreaking obituary details 'darkness' of opioids
October 17, 2018 - 5:11pm
Infants at a private center for new mothers recuperating from childbirth, in Monroe, N.Y.  (Richard Perry/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Almost half of US births happen outside marriage, signaling cultural shift
October 17, 2018 - 11:37am
October 16, 2018
Stormy Daniels, left, speaks to members of the media while attorney Michael Avenatti listens outside Federal Court in New York on April 16, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Victor J. Blue
With 'Horseface,' Trump initiates another personal attack on a female adversary
October 16, 2018 - 9:22pm
 Grace Silloway coaxes a reluctant dog from her cage on a semi at the Animal Humane Society in Golden Valley, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.  Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
88 dogs rescued after Hurricane Michael soon up for adoption in Minnesota
October 16, 2018 - 7:17pm
October 15, 2018
Blake Fischer takes photo with family of baboons he shot. (Source: www.twitter.com/ActivistWarrior)
'I shot a whole family of baboons': Idaho Fish and Game official faces fury after Africa trophy hunting boasts
October 15, 2018 - 4:06pm
Missing 15-year-old found in Becker County with hypothermia, flown to hospital
October 15, 2018 - 2:01pm
October 11, 2018
Crowds are seen here on Main Street at this year's Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.  City of Sturgis photo
Official Sturgis Motorcycle Rally numbers show second largest crowd in past 10 years
October 11, 2018 - 5:45pm
September 30, 2018
Dave Currier, Fargo, was named runner-up in his class at the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball race that ran from Portland, Maine, to Portland, Oregon. Special to Forum News Serviceplay button
'Trip of a lifetime': Fargo resident named runner-up in his class in world’s hardest antique motorcycle run
September 30, 2018 - 2:45pm
September 28, 2018
Pat Shaw (circled at right) stands with other photographers who documented the Apollo 11 mission along with the Apollo 11 command module aboard the USS Hornet. Photo courtesy of Pat Shaw
Watching history splash down: Duluth photographer recalls brush with moon landing
September 28, 2018 - 7:01pm
September 24, 2018
Ken Fliés of Eagan was one of the first Peace Corps volunteers in 1962, and the youngest at age 19. He has written a book about his experiences in Brazil, "Into the Backlands." (Courtesy Ken Fliés)
One of the first to sign up in early 1960s, Peace Corps volunteer from Minnesota dedicates new historical marker
September 24, 2018 - 8:24pm
September 22, 2018
Fred Amram, an 85-year-old former University of Minnesota professor who fled Germany with his parents as a child, will be re-naturalized as a German citizen Tuesday. Amram's family and other Jews were stripped of their ciitizenship in Nazi Germany in 1935. Amram is holding his cat Medele. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Nazis took his citizenship when he was a child. On Tuesday, it will be restored.
September 22, 2018 - 5:27pm
September 20, 2018
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Marijuana use is now as common among baby boomers as it is among teens, federal data show
September 20, 2018 - 8:05pm