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Bill Pohlad’s ‘Love And Mercy’ Delves Into Brian Wilson’s Genius

Brian Wilson defined the Beach Boys’ California sound, but it took a Minnesotan to bring his story to the silver screen. Bill Pohlad directed the new film “Love and Mercy,” which spans more than three decades of Wilson’s life, revealing the darker story that lies beneath the upbeat music.

06/05/2015

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Edina Art Fair Celebrates 49th Year

Thousands will flock to Minnesota’s second-largest art fair this weekend as the Edina Art Fair celebrates its 49th year. The fair features artwork from 300 artists from all over the country.

06/05/2015

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Lifetime’s ‘Unauthorized Full House Story’ Cast Revealed

The Unauthorized Full House Story, set to air on Lifetime this summer, just got an authorized cast photo. And seriously, have mercy.

06/05/2015

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This Week: Caitlyn Jenner Debuts & The Kardashian-West Clan Grows

This week, a former Olympian reveals a new self, and a family clan is getting even bigger.

06/05/2015

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Mpls. City Council Gets Involved In Nicole Curtis Controversy

City leaders are stepping in after a WCCO Investigation found a well-known home rehabber is accused of stalling a Minneapolis remodel. The city sold a house on Hillside Avenue in north Minneapolis to Nicole Curtis for $2 two years ago after she saved it from demolition.

06/04/2015

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Jon Batiste Named Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Bandleader

A jazz man is running the band.

06/04/2015

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Sarah Jessica Parker Unveils Bridal Shoe Collection

Here comes the bride, all dressed in white — with a pair of SJP bridal shoes on her feet.

06/04/2015

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Stephen Colbert Launches ‘Late Show’ Website, Shaves His Colbeard: Watch

Even though they have to wait three months for the actual show to hit the air, fans can listen to episode one of The Late Show Podcast and watch a magical video about his facial hair.

06/03/2015

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Gov. Dayton Declares June 3, 2015 ‘Rolling Stones Day’

Ahead of their 11th concert in the state, Gov. Mark Dayton has declared Wednesday, June 3, 2015 to be “The Rolling Stones Day” in Minnesota.

06/03/2015

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Will Ferrell & Kristen Wiig’s Lifetime Movie Is Happening…Again

Following reports that comedic duo Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig were axing a planned Lifetime movie, a poster for the upcoming film debuted in Hollywood.

06/03/2015

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Showtime To Offer Stand-Alone Service Over The Internet

Showtime will be offered over the internet as a stand-alone streaming service the network announced today.

06/03/2015

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4 Things To Know From June 3, 2015

The four stories you need to know about for Wednesday, June 3, 2015 range from rock-n-roll legends to flying saucers to running. Take a look.

06/03/2015

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Mick Jagger Drops Into North Loop Bookstore

The world’s greatest rock ‘n’ roll band will play at TCF Bank Stadium Wednesday night, but the Rolling Stones have already rolled into town. When the VIP guest, Mick Jagger, came into James & Mary Laurie Booksellers in the North Loop of Minneapolis, he needed no introduction.

06/02/2015

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WCCO Archives: Mr. Jimmy’s Chance Encounter With Mick Jagger

In the Excelsior area, you can spot some of the Twin Cities’ most high-profile personalties: Harvey Mackay, Prince, Miles Lord, Rick Aguilera. But ask anyone on Water Street and you find out fast another star around here who blows all the others away.

06/02/2015

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What You Need To Know In Entertainment – June 2015

Summer officially begins this month, and the warm, sunny weather means there will be a million things to see and do.

06/01/2015

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Hello Kitty Purrs Into Minneapolis!

Hello Kitty is a pop culture icon, and she’s here in Minnesota this weekend only. She’s kicking off her North America tour called “Hello Kitty’s Supercute Friendship Festival.”

05/30/2015

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Jury Convicts Dustin Diamond Of Misdemeanors In Stabbing

TV actor Dustin Diamond says he didn’t intentionally stab a man in a barroom scuffle just outside of Milwaukee. The 38-year-old Diamond, who played Screech in the 1990s show “Saved by the Bell,” is accused of stabbing a man on Christmas Day in Port Washington.

05/29/2015

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Woman Says Punch Led To Dustin Diamond’s Wis. Bar Brawl

A woman has testified that TV actor Dustin Diamond pulled a knife in a Wisconsin barroom brawl right after she punched his girlfriend in the face. The 38-year-old Diamond, who starred in the 1990s show “Saved by the Bell,” is accused of stabbing a man during the fight in a Port Washington bar on Christmas Day.

05/28/2015

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Minnesota Choir Joining Rolling Stones On Stage

A Minnesota choir will step on stage next week with the World’s Greatest Rock and Roll band.

VocalEssence was asked to join the Rolling Stones for their Minneapolis stop at TCF Bank Stadium. The group found out a month ago, but was sworn to secrecy until Wednesday.

05/27/2015

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The Drinkies: Cocktail Recipes For 2015 Tony Awards

Let’s toast to the best Broadway has to offer with specially made drinks for some of the most nominated shows of 2015

05/27/2015

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Sisqo In The Suburbs: Singer Now Lives In Maple Grove

Minnesota is home to plenty of famous faces, but one is getting a lot of buzz lately. Sisqo, who ruled the late 90’s with his hit “Thong Song,” now lives in Maple Grove.

05/27/2015

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The Great Ecstasy Of ‘Sunshine Superman’

Nearly a decade ago, first-time filmmaker Marah Strauch thought she was going to make a documentary about her uncle, a man who filmed himself and others jumping off cliffs and skyscrapers for fun.

05/27/2015

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‘Slow West’ & ‘100-Year-Old Man Who Jumped Out The Window’ Reviewed

One of the best films to screen at the latest Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival, Slow West blends a Coen brothers-like sense of humor with Tarantino-smacking violence to create a frontier story that’s hard to pin down and also forget.

05/22/2015

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The Week: Thank You’s For Letterman & Taylor Swift’s ‘Bad Blood’

This week, we say our final goodnight to a late-night legend and a pop star’s new music video brings some star power

05/22/2015

Nicole Curtis Home Dispute

Home Rehabber Nicole Curtis Accused Of Not Paying Subcontractor

A popular HGTV reality host who once called Minneapolis home is facing an unpleasant reality of her own. A WCCO investigation has found Nicole Curtis could be in legal trouble for an unfinished project and unpaid bills.

05/21/2015

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2015 Emmy Nominations

“Game of Thrones” earned a leading 24 Emmy Award nominations, but there were big nods for “Mad Men,” “Transparent,” and “Better Call Saul.” Here are the top nominations.

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World’s Ugliest Dog Contest 2015

A 10-year-old mutt named Quasi Modo, whose spinal birth defects left her a bit hunchbacked, was the winner of the World’s Ugliest Dog contest.

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Wacky Fashion At Met Gala

Big names turned out in New York City last night for the annual Met Gala. But even bigger than the names were the fashion choices.

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