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LA’s Best Public Beaches And Reservoirs

From among any other big cities in the entire country, Los Angeles is arguably the most alluring when it comes to enjoying a sensational summer day spent by the sea.

06/25/2013

The better hitter in the MIAC this year is a first year hailing from northern LA, and his .462 average earned him National Rookie of the Year honors. (credit: Carleton College Sports Information/Oliver Bohlman)

Beyond Bounds: No Typo Here — This MIAC Rookie Hit .462

How in the world does a college rookie hit .462 at the plate — nearly 50 points above his closest conference competitor? Not even the man who posted the gaudy Ted Williams-esque figures can quite figure it out.

05/31/2013

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Man Indicted For Allegedly Distributing Crack, Pot In Minn.

A California man was indicted Tuesday in federal court for allegedly distributing crack cocaine and marijuana in Minnesota.

05/14/2013

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DeRusha Eats At Nadia Cakes

Nadia Cakes in Maple Grove has people lining up for their delicious cupcakes. And the story of how the shop’s owner ended up in Minnesota is perfect for Mother’s Day weekend.

05/11/2013

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Minn. Hiker Found Dead At Cliff Bottom In Yosemite

Yosemite National Park officials are bringing in two more dog teams to help search for a missing hiker whose last known destination was a waterfall where three young people were swept to their deaths two years ago.

05/07/2013

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Havlat’s 2 Goals Lead Sharks Past Wild 6-1

Logan Couture and Marty Havlat did much more than just shut down Minnesota’s top line. They dominated the score sheet for San Jose, as well.

04/19/2013

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Woman Sentenced In Gas Pump Skimming Case

28-year-old California woman has been sentenced for installing an illegal credit card skimmer in gas pumps in order to steal victims’ identities.

04/08/2013

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Syracuse Overcomes Poor Shooting To Top Cal 66-60

C.J. Fair scored 18 points, James Southerland added 14 and the fourth-seeded Orange survived a second-half drought of more than 12 minutes without a field goal to beat No. 12 seed California 66-60 on Saturday night in the NCAA tournament.

03/24/2013

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Ducks Hold Off Minnesota For 8th Straight Home Win

Teemu Selanne was around six years ago when the Anaheim Ducks rode the best start in franchise history to their only Stanley Cup title, and the Finnish Flash sees many of the same qualities in the club currently rocketing up the NHL standings.

03/02/2013

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Basketball Star Loses Mother, Still Finds Family On The Court

Calvin Green’s a star on his Armstrong traveling basketball team, a cheerleader for all the players in his league, and now dealing with a heartbreaking loss.

02/27/2013

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Tips To Keep Your Appliances Running

Learn how to keep your large home appliances working through basic maintenance.

01/02/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.

12/26/2012

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Celebrity Neighbors: Experts Weigh In On How It Affects Property Values

Will having a celebrity neighbor help or hurt your home’s value?

11/21/2012

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Judy Garland’s Gingham ‘Oz’ Dress Sold For $480K

The blue gingham dress Judy Garland wore in “The Wizard of Oz” has a new home. An auction house in Beverly Hills, California sold for $480,000 over the weekend.

11/12/2012

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Eagan School Puts Hockey As The Priority

Parents will do a lot to give their children an edge in youth sports. But what about sending them to a sports school?

10/10/2012

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Schwarzenegger To Sign New Memoir At MOA

Actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger will sign copies of his new memoir at the Mall of America Thursday.

10/04/2012

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Anderson Sharp For A’s In Return To Mound

Oakland left-hander Brett Anderson pitched seven innings in his first start since undergoing elbow surgery nearly 15 months ago and the Athletics beat the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Tuesday night.

08/22/2012

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1 Sentenced In Marijuana Smuggling Ring

A Colorado man was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in St. Paul for his role in a conspiracy to distribute 50 kilograms or more of marijuana, as he helped transported it from California to Minnesota.

08/15/2012

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Joan Rivers The Patriot

Joan Rivers made an unscheduled stop at a Costco in Burbank, CA yesterday. She is upset with them for not selling her book. Things get a little hectic and the one-liners begin to fly. Check […]

08/08/2012

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Heat Hurts Cow’s Milk Production, Spikes Prices

Get ready to pay more for groceries and the government says blame it on the hot weather. A USDA report on Wednesday said everything from steak to milk to egg prices will go up 3 to 5 percent by the end of the year because of drought conditions in much of the country.

07/25/2012

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Toliver, Parker Lead Sparks Past Lynx

Kristi Toliver scored 29 points and Candace Parker had 28 points and 13 rebounds as the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Minnesota Lynx 96-90 on Thursday.

07/05/2012

Fathers Day Activities

Transform Father’s Day Into The Adventure Of A Lifetime

Want to do something fun with your dad for Father’s Day? Check out these exciting activities that are sure to be an adventure!

06/07/2012

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Windshield Installation: A Matter Of Life & Death

As you drive to work or run errands, you may not realize you could be “looking through” one of the biggest risks on the road.

05/07/2012

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Weaver Pitches No-Hitter, Angels Beat Twins 9-0

Jered Weaver pitched a no-hitter Wednesday night as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim beat the Minnesota Twins 9-0 in California.

05/03/2012

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Esme’s Blog: Vikings Stadium At The Two Minute Warning

With a report in the Los Angeles Daily News that Zygi Wilf’s private plane was spotted at a Southern California airport yesterday and a see saw battle unfolding at the Capitol, it appears this may be the showdown that could shape the future of the Minnesota Vikings and where they will play.

04/21/2012

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