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Thousands expected at memorial service for 3 slain Minnesota first responders

Feb. 28, 2024 11:13 AM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Thousands of law enforcement officers, firefighters and paramedics are expected to pack a Minnesota church on Wednesday for a memorial service for three first responders who were gunned down while responding to a report of a domestic incident at a home with seven children...

APi: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 28, 2024 07:53 AM EST

NEW BRIGHTON, Minn. (AP) — NEW BRIGHTON, Minn. (AP) — APi Group Corporation (APG) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $25 million. On a per-share basis, the New Brighton, Minnesota-based company said it had net loss of $1.08. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring...

Editorial Roundup: Minnesota

Feb. 28, 2024 07:12 AM EST

Minneapolis Star Tribune. February 23, 2024. Editorial: Say no to human bones sold as ‘curiosities’ Minnesota Legislature should pass bill that would prohibit use of “calcified” remains for commercial purposes. At $2,200, a specimen available...

No. 13 Illinois faces Minnesota after Hawkins' 30-point game

Feb. 28, 2024 04:15 AM EST

Minnesota Golden Gophers (17-10, 8-8 Big Ten) at Illinois Fighting Illini (20-7, 11-5 Big Ten) Champaign, Illinois; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Fighting Illini -11.5; over/under is 155.5 BOTTOM LINE: No. 13 Illinois plays the...

Gilgeous-Alexander scores 31 as Thunder top Rockets 112-95 for 6th straight win

Feb. 28, 2024 01:30 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 31 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Houston Rockets 112-95 on Tuesday night for their sixth straight win. Jalen Williams had 24 points and Chet Holmgren added 18 points and 13 rebounds for the Thunder, who are tied...

Stefan Noesen gets winning goal off his face as Hurricanes beats Wild 3-2

Feb. 27, 2024 23:42 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Stefan Noesen scored a goal with his face midway through the third period and the Carolina Hurricanes rallied to beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Tuesday night. Jordan Staal had a goal and assist and Andrei Svechnikov also scored for the Hurricanes, which won...

Nurse scores 2 goals, including overtime winner, as Toronto beats Minnesota for 6th straight win

Feb. 27, 2024 23:26 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Sarah Nurse scored two goals, including the overtime winner, and Toronto beat Minnesota 4-3 on Tuesday night for its sixth straight victory. Toronto pulled within three points of first-place Montreal in the PWHL standings. Minnesota remains in second place...

Notable numbers capture the wild weather hitting much of the US this week

Feb. 27, 2024 16:55 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Wild fluctuations in temperatures are being recorded in much of the United States this week, with some cities experiencing a winter weather whiplash in which they are going from record highs to severe storms to snow and freezing temperatures in a matter of days. And...

Dodgers will pay Minnesota $6 million to $8 million as part of the Margot trade with the Twins

Feb. 27, 2024 16:51 PM EST

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers will pay Minnesota $6 million to $8 million as part of the trade that moved Manuel Margot to the Twins. The cash reduces the cost of the outfielder to the Twins to $4 million. Minnesota acquired Margot and minor league...

Minnesota visits No. 13 Illinois following Hawkins' 30-point showing

Feb. 27, 2024 03:48 AM EST

Minnesota Golden Gophers (17-10, 8-8 Big Ten) at Illinois Fighting Illini (20-7, 11-5 Big Ten) Champaign, Illinois; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: No. 13 Illinois hosts the Minnesota Golden Gophers after Coleman Hawkins scored 30 points in Illinois' 95-85 victory...