Friday, Nov 30





Building permits are off, but townhouses stay Twin Cities bright spot

Side-by-side townhouses in inner-ring suburbs continue to see strong demand.

Bell's circus layup helps Gophers pass big test over Syracuse

Down six points with under four minutes to play, the Gophers closed on a 17-7 run to give rookie coach Lindsay Whalen her first signature victory.

Wild's downward trend continues with 4-2 loss at Columbus

The Wild looked ready to atone for Tuesday's collapse to the Coyotes with an early goal Thursday but Columbus scored three straight to take control.

Minnesota exports growing at a slower rate than earlier in year

Trade tariffs, strong U.S. dollar putting pressure on markets.


Concierge Apartments in Richfield, site of controversial renovation, sold

The sale comes just months after owners settled a lawsuit with displaced tenants.

Twins, Ehire Adrianza agree to one-year, $1.3 million deal


Friday is the deadline for teams to make offers on arbitration-eligible players.


Trump's ex-lawyer admits lies about Russian real estate deal

Michael Cohen confessed in a surprise guilty plea that he lied to Congress about a Moscow real estate deal he pursued on Trump's behalf during the 2016 campaign.

Trump's longtime dream of a Moscow tower reportedly included a penthouse for Putin


Donald Trump for decades dreamed of building a Trump Tower in the heart of Moscow, a plan that flared and fizzled several times over the years.

Hit parade: Gophers volleyball team rides five talented attackers into NCAA tournament

When the dynamic Gophers volleyball team needs a kill, they have five potent options.

Gophers will attempt to overcome shooting woes at U.S. Bank Stadium


Playing zones, and away from home, hasn’t helped out.

Prosecutors say former Twin Cities gold coin dealer defrauded customers of $1.1 million

Wire and mail fraud are among the federal charges filed against Jamie Lee Smith.


The story of Trump's 30-year quest to expand his brand to Russia


Long quest to enter Russia ended with bid for Putin’s help

Cyber Monday shoppers find thieves snooping at their stoops

Those waiting for packages are encouraged to be vigilant in this peak time for theft.

Trump cancels meeting with Putin before he arrives at G-20 summit

President Donald Trump abruptly canceled a planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin as he headed to the Group of 20 Nations summit Thursday, citing Russia's seizure of Ukrainian vessels.

Souhan: Restless McCutcheon picked Gophers team over a dream


This summer, Hugh McCutcheon was voted into the International Volleyball Hall of Fame but he skipped this month's ceremony to be with the Gophers on the road in a crucial part of the season.

Cargill plans $70M investment in Thai seafood, poultry business


Minnetonka-based firm is aiming to meet demand for protein in Asia.