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Twins

Twins power their way past Royals 8-5 for series win

Twins power their way past Royals 8-5 for series winKennys Vargas and Kurt Suzuki each hit a two-run homer, powering the Minnesota Twins past the Kansas City Royals 8-5 Thursday for their first series win this season.
  • Twins
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Sports

Adrian Peterson reinstated by NFL

Adrian Peterson reinstated by NFLThe National Football League (NFL) is reinstating Vikings running back Adrian Peterson to active status beginning Friday.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Vikings

Polish offensive tackle gives Vikings a big presence

Polish offensive tackle gives Vikings a big presenceBabatunde Aiyegbusi is 6-9, 350-pound tackle recently signed with the Minnesota Vikings.
  • Vikings
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Minnesota

Gopher women's basketball program adds 2

Gopher women's basketball program adds 2Head coach Marlene Stollings announced Thursday that 6-foot-1 forward Kynadi Johnson and 6-foot-3 center Karley Barnes have signed National Letters of Intent to play for the Gophers beginning in the 2015-2016 season.
  • Minnesota
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
High School Sports

Minn. 12-year-old tennis player turning heads

Minn. 12-year-old tennis player turning headsHunter Heck of Mounds View is in his first year as a varsity tennis player. Earlier this month Heck won the Easter Bowl tournament for his age group of 12-year-olds.
  • High School Sports
  • 2 days ago
Twins

Twins win 3-1, hand Royals first loss

Twins win 3-1, hand Royals first lossKansas City became the last team in the majors to lose this season, as Kyle Gibson pitched into the seventh inning and Oswaldo Arcia hit a two-run homer for the Minnesota Twins in a 3-1 victory over the Royals on Wednesday night.
  • Twins
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Sports

Duke's Tyus Jones declares for the 2015 NBA Draft

Duke's Tyus Jones declares for the 2015 NBA DraftIt's one and done for star Duke point guard and Minnesota native Tyus Jones. Coach Mike Krzyzewski confirmed on the official Duke Athletics website that he is declaring himself eligible for the 2015 NBA Draft.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Crime

Ex-Vikings tight end Voigt indicted in alleged Ponzi scheme

Ex-Vikings tight end Voigt indicted in alleged Ponzi schemeFormer Minnesota Vikings tight end Stu Voigt is charged in a federal indictment with conspiracy and fraud in an alleged Ponzi scheme.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Timberwolves

Thunder beat Timberwolves, 138-113, but still miss playoffs

Thunder beat Timberwolves, 138-113, but still miss playoffsRussell Westbrook scored 37 points in Oklahoma City's 138-113 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night that was rendered moot by New Orleans' playoff-clinching win over San Antonio.
  • Timberwolves
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Sports

Minnesota United proposes privately-financed stadium

Minnesota United proposes privately-financed stadiumA total private investment of $250 million will be put forward by Minnesota United.
  • Sports
  • 3 days ago
Twins

Job interview starts 19 year opening day tradition

Job interview starts 19 year opening day traditionTheir tradition of attending opening day together started when Yoch interviewed with Mattson for a job at Target Center.
  • Twins
  • 4 days ago
Sports

Tony Dungy, Marcus Mariota make Minn. stop

Tony Dungy, Marcus Mariota make Minn. stopMore than 4,000 men packed in to Eden Prairie's Grace Church for "Arise with the Guys," a men's ministry event focused on, what Dungy calls, living an "uncommon life."
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Sports

PHOTOS: Twins Home Opener 2015

PHOTOS: Twins Home Opener 2015Kevin Garnett and Tyus Jones celebrate following the ceremonial first pitch.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Timberwolves

Pelicans close in on playoff berth with win over Wolves

Pelicans close in on playoff berth with win over WolvesThe New Orleans Pelicans move one step closer to a playoff berth with a 100-88 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.
  • Timberwolves
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Twins

Royals remain unbeaten with 12-3 romp over Twins

Royals remain unbeaten with 12-3 romp over TwinsThe Twins lost their fourth straight opener, but on a sunny 61-degree day they still packed the place with an over-capacity crowd of 40,123.
  • Twins
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Sports

Twins Home Opener: New year, new food

Twins Home Opener: New year, new foodEach season brings change to Target Field, new players, new gadgets but one of our favorites is the new food. KARE 11's Alicia Lewis got a behind the scenes look... and taste of the new food items at Target Field.Each season brings change to Target Field: New...
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Sports

Twins Home Opener: Preparing food for a sold out crowd

Twins Home Opener: Preparing food for a sold out crowdServing a sold out crowd of 40,000 for opening day may sound like a tall order but with the help of nearly 1,200 employees hard at work behind the scenes... the job gets done.
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
MLB

Twins lose 6-2 to White Sox

Twins lose 6-2 to White SoxSloppy Twins lose 6-2 to White Sox, head home after 1-5 trip to start season
  • MLB
  • 5 days, 6 hours ago
Brennan

Brennan: Jordan Spieth is Masters champion for the ages

Brennan: Jordan Spieth is Masters champion for the agesSpieth won with a kind of unspoken class and grace that seem to come from another era.
  • Brennan
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
NHL

Tarasenko, Steen return, Blues top Wild 4-2

Tarasenko, Steen return, Blues top Wild 4-2Tarasenko, Steen return strong, Blues top Wild 4-2 to finish regular season
  • NHL
  • 6 days, 5 hours ago
MLB

J.B. Shuck RBI puts White Sox past Twins for 1st win

J.B. Shuck RBI puts White Sox past Twins for 1st winIn his first home start for the White Sox, Jeff Samardzija gave up four runs and eight hits in seven innings.
  • MLB
  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
MLB

Red Sox outlast Yankees in 19-inning marathon

Red Sox outlast Yankees in 19-inning marathonThey weathered a power outage and seven hours before Boston finally won 6-5.
  • MLB
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Wild

Wild chase road win streak record

Wild chase road win streak recordSaturday is a chance for the Minnesota Wild to do what no NHL team has ever done in history.
  • Wild
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
NBA

Kelly leads Lakers past Timberwolves 106-98

Kelly leads Lakers past Timberwolves 106-98Ryan Kelly scores 21 as Lakers stop 5-game slide with 106-98 win over Timberwolves
  • NBA
  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
Twins

Milone dominates into 8th, Twins beat White Sox 6-0

Milone dominates into 8th, Twins beat White Sox 6-0Tommy Milone pitched two-hit ball into the eighth inning and the Minnesota Twins got their first win under manager Paul Molitor, beating the White Sox 6-0 Friday to spoil Chicago's home opener.
  • Twins
  • 1 week ago
Masters

Tiger Woods, Sergio Garcia paired up 2 years after feud

Tiger Woods, Sergio Garcia paired up 2 years after feudGolfers could have an uncomfortable day on Saturday.
  • Masters
  • 1 week ago
Golden Gophers

Gophers' Zahui B. taken by Tulsa in WNBA draft

Gophers' Zahui B. taken by Tulsa in WNBA draftMinnesota's red-shirt sophomore, Amanda Zahui B., was taken by Tulsa with the second pick in the WNBA draft.
  • Golden Gophers
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago