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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 15: Briean Boddy-Calhoun #29 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers catches a pass intended for Corey Smith #84 of the Ohio State Buckeyes during the first quarter of the game on November 15, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: A Time To Be Thankful For Rivalries

With Thanksgiving upon us, we should all take some time to think about what we are thankful for. There is plenty of drama to pay attention to this weekend, and that is something every college football fan can be thankful for.

11/25/2014

Elinor Scott-Sutter, left, wearing her Boston Marathon jacket. (Photo courtesy: Elizabeth Flores/Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Minnesota Woman Who Returned To Finish Boston Marathon Dies Of Cancer

After being unable to finish the Boston Marathon in 2013 because of the bombings, Elinor Scott-Sutter returned for the final mile in 2014 despite her pancreatic cancer.

09/16/2014

The Mary Beams mural. (Photo courtesy of MBTA)

MBTA Finds Artist Who Created Murals On Green Line Tunnel Wall In ’70s

The MBTA said it has found the artist whose paintings were removed during the reconstruction work at the Government Center station.

06/20/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

NFL’s Demands For Super Bowl Host City Revealed In Report

The Star Tribune reported over the weekend that the NFL had a very long and very secret list of requirements for the city of Minneapolis prior to rewarding the city with Super Bowl LII in 2018.

06/09/2014

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Under-The-Radar National Parks

Vacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.

04/29/2014

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3 Winners In 2 States For $448 Million Powerball Jackpot

At least three people in two states have beaten astronomical odds to become the nation’s latest Powerball millionaires.

08/08/2013

Red Sox starting pitcher John Lackey delivers a pitch against the Twins on Sunday, May 19, 2013. (Credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Red Sox Sweep Twins In Minnesota With 5-1 Win

John Lackey pitched six strong innings and Will Middlebrooks and Dustin Pedroia each homered to lead the Red Sox over the Twins, 5-1, on Sunday.

05/19/2013

Reebok delivered Igor Vovkovinskiy's new shoes this week.

Tallest Man In U.S. Gets Custom-Made $15,000 Reebok Sneakers

The tallest man in America just got a new pair of custom-made $15,000 sneakers, courtesy of Canton-based Reebok.

10/19/2012

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Passengers Save Woman After Fall Onto Train Tracks

A Minnesota woman had a scare after she fell onto the tracks at Kendall Station Sunday.

10/14/2012

WBZ-TV's David Wade and Igor Vovkovinskiy, the tallest American man, at Reebok headquarters.

Reebok Develops Special Shoes For Tallest American Man

Igor Vovkovinskiy is 7 feet, 8 inches tall, and can not find any shoes that fit.

05/03/2012

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