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Dodgers defeat Twins 8-5 to extend winning streak to 10

Aug. 11, 2022 01:47 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Taylor hit the go-ahead home run in the sixth inning, Joey Gallo added a three-run shot in the seventh and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended their season-high winning streak to 10 games with an 8-5 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night. It is...

Lynx, Mercury in 4-way tie for final two playoff spots

Aug. 11, 2022 00:31 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Sylvia Fowles had 16 points, Aerial Powers scored 10 of her 14 points in the fourth quarter, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the short-handed Phoenix Mercury 86-77 on Wednesday night to complete a three-game series sweep. Minnesota (14-20) moved into a four-way tie for...

Vela gets MLS All-Stars going in 2-1 win over Liga MX

Aug. 10, 2022 23:49 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Dayne St. Clair entered the interview room, wearing a smile as bright as his orange goalkeeper's jersey and clutching a crystal trophy after helping the MLS All-Stars beat Liga MX. Coach Adrian Heath said slyly, “What did you win?” ...

Primary buoys GOP hopes in Minnesota attorney general race

Aug. 10, 2022 18:49 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A primary victory by a political novice has raised Republican hopes for winning the Minnesota attorney general's office for the first time in over 50 years. Financial attorney Jim Schultz's win over Doug Wardlow on Tuesday set him up to challenge Democratic...

North Dakota abortion clinic opens at new Minnesota site

Aug. 10, 2022 18:23 PM EDT

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — The operator of North Dakota's only abortion clinic said Wednesday the clinic has opened in its new location in Moorhead, just weeks before it's likely to be forced to close its Fargo location under a statewide abortion ban there. Red River Women's Clinic has...

Jill Abahsain wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:58 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jill Abahsain wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District.

Jeff Ettinger wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:54 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jeff Ettinger wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

May Lor Xiong wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:54 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — May Lor Xiong wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Pete Stauber wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:52 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pete Stauber wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Betty McCollum wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:51 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Betty McCollum wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.