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Talking Points: The Road Ahead For Hillary ClintonOne of the big questions at this week’s Democratic convention is whether Hillary Clinton will be able to harness the support and enthusiasm of Bernie Sanders supporters.
Medina Family Mourning Woman Killed In Atlanta Gang GunfireTaylor Hayden was caught in the crossfire of rival gangs after flying to Atlanta with a group of her college friends for a weekend getaway.
Sacred Heart To Rebuild After Church Destroyed By StormsA western Minnesota community is working to rebuild after a fire destroyed a historic church.
Finding Minnesota: Silver Lake's Toilet Bowl RacesDuring the first year, the toilet bowl races were nothing more than an old latrine strapped on a red wagon and pushed down a hill.
Pizza Driver Fighting For His Life After Saturday Morning ShootingAndrew Gryskiewicz just finished his final delivery early Saturday morning when someone approached his car and shot him in the shoulder.
Driver, State Trooper Hospitalized In Mendota Heights CrashAuthorities say a state trooper and a driver were both hospitalized Sunday after the driver hit the parked trooper at a cross over in the east Twin Cities metro.

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WCCO's Mike Max Talks Football, Family With Alex BooneOne of the interesting personalities added to this roster is Alex Boone, the offensive tackle they signed from San Francisco.
Milone Roughed Up, Twins Lose To Red Sox 8-7Juan Centeno had three hits and drove in three runs for the Twins, who completed a seven-game road trip 4-3.
Crash In Wis. Kills Nebraska, Former Michigan State PuntersNebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler have died in a car crash in Wisconsin after coaching at a kicking clinic, a sheriff's department official said Sunday. Louisiana State's kicker was injured in the crash.
4 Things To Know: Dem Convention, U.S. Bank Stadium Tours & MoreHere's a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, July 24, 2016.
Twins Rally Past Red Sox 11-9Miguel Sano homered and Eduardo Nunez drove in three runs, including two in a five-run seventh inning, as the Minnesota Twins rallied for an 11-9 win over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.
Twins Suzuki Leaves Game, Gets Stitches After Taking Foul Off MaskMinnesota Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki left Saturday night's game against the Boston Red Sox in the second inning after getting hit in the mask with a foul ball.

Best Of Minnesota

Best Outdoor Swimming Spots In MinnesotaDon't let summer pass you by. Get in the water at these local swimming holes, rivers, lakes and ponds.
Vote: Where Is The Best State Park In Minnesota?If you're looking for somewhere to get outdoors and enjoy Minnesota's natural beauty, our state parks can't be beat.
Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl's Top 5 Grilled Potato RecipesPotatoes and the grill are perfect together. Smokiness, crispiness and everything that makes a potato delicious. Here are Dara's Top 5 Grilled Potato Recipes!
Best Old School Arcades In MinnesotaBars and arcades throughout Minnesota feature video games of all types from all eras. Here are five best places where you can still find those great vintage electronic games.
Best Hangout Spots After Bar Close In MinnesotaDon't let closing time close out your night.
Best Omelets In MinnesotaNext to soup, the omelet (or omelette) is runner-up as a perfect food. Made from eggs, seasoning and a dash of milk, this easy dish often includes meat, vegetables and cheese stirred into the mixture. Served with hash browns, corned beef or meat hash and a few sides, the omelet is a wonderful all-in-one meal.

WCCO Features

Mike's Mix: Fine Spirits ClassicEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, Mike checks out a couple of cocktails from the Fine Spirits Classic.
'Microbe And Gasoline' Not As Fantastic As You'd ThinkFilmmaker Michel Gondry, known for his hyper-inventive visual style in movies like "The Science of Sleep" and "Mood Indigo", is back with a new work on boyhood and friendship, but his latest looks quite a bit different than the produced-to-the-hilt movies for which he is known – and, at least for me, appreciated. The difference is so great it’s as if the director has challenged himself to take his imagination out of the poetry-and-props clouds and place it into an environment that’s earthier, a realm in which the hints of realism could grow.
Tap Talk: Aquatennial Mess Hall Showcases 4 Craft BreweriesThe four "Best Days Of Summer" are upon us in Minneapolis – the Aquatennial has returned. Celebrated since 1939, the summer event is now in its 77th year.
Wander Minnesota: Where To Beat The HeatIt sounds like we're in for a few days of intense heat and humidity. While there are people who really enjoy this weather there are plenty who don't.
Bite Of Minnesota: Cauliflower Crust PizzaNo time to make dinner? Feeding a crowd? Late night hunger? Pizza to the rescue!
Tap Talk: Big Axe Brewing CompanyWhile it's hard to go more than a few blocks in Minneapolis or St. Paul without finding a new neighborhood taproom, several Minnesota towns remain untouched by this trend. And some, are just beginning to grow their community.

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