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Rising above the fire
In Trump/Clinton face-off on Monday, winning over women will be key
Records summary for Sept. 24
Report: Loaded gun found in N.C. had fingerprints matching victim
Police search for gunman who killed 5 at mall in Washington state
NLS turns back Crusaders
Prep Football: Minneota edges 'Jacks in OT
Roundup: Ridgewater recovers from deficit to head off national champs
Second-half stumbles derail Willmar
WCT Sports Show: Willmar and Morris volleyball play crucial matches; Willmar girls cross country rolls
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
Ticket prices for Prince tribute concert start at $19.99
Mikko Cowdery, QuadraFeelyAxs performing this weekend in Willmar
19th annual Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival to be held this weekend
Simplified French onion soup recipe perfect for home cooks
Likely world record elk shot by Montana archer
As baby leaves go gender-neutral, dads get time off
Choosing stronger sunscreen would reduce women's melanoma risk
Organic oats make these Monster Cookies scary good
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Don E. Miller
Jozy Lyn Saterbak
Pauline M. Chambers
Thomas: Just more terror, more denials
Harrop: Could Britain Become the Fourth Amigo?
Deepen Charleston's port, and the big ships will come
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Commentary: Table is set for special session
October 9, 2015
New England man looks to ship bundles of Boston-area leaves for $19.99
BOSTON - People who want to see New England's colorful fall foliage no longer need to travel for the experience. A Boston-area man is offering...
October 9, 2015 - 2:03pm
April 20, 2015
African runners top Boston Marathon two years after bomging
(Reuters) - Ethiopian runner Lelisa Desisa finished first in the Boston Marathon on Monday, reclaiming the top spot in a race he last won two years ago when it was struck by a deadly bombing attack. Caroline Rotich of Kenya led the women's field, affirming African athletes'...
April 20, 2015 - 2:10pm
April 9, 2015
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
April 9, 2015 - 1:00am
January 5, 2015
Jury selection begins for trial of accused Boston bomber
A U.S. federal judge on Monday began the process of selecting the jury that will hear the trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, telling the first of some 1,200 prospects to read no more news accounts about the deadly blasts.Tsarnaev could get the death penalty...
January 5, 2015 - 3:15pm
October 12, 2014
Texas health worker becomes first in U.S. to contract Ebola
A Texas health worker has contracted Ebola after treating a Liberian who died of the disease in Dallas last week, raising concern about how U.S. medical guidelines aimed at stopping the spread of the disease were breached. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, where the...
October 12, 2014 - 11:20pm
April 20, 2014
Running: Boston looks to emerge from long shadow of 2013 bombings
BOSTON — Runners from the world’s elite racers to first-timers will step to the Boston Marathon starting line on Monday for the first time...
April 20, 2014 - 11:12pm
April 17, 2014
Editorial: Boston responds through strength, to reclaim it's
It has been a full year since bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Patriots Day 2013. Three individuals were killed and more than 260 were injured. The city continued on, rallying around the cry “Boston strong.” In a stirring ceremony, according...
April 17, 2014 - 7:00am
April 15, 2014
Thanks and defiance: Boston marks anniversary of bombing with song, prayer
BOSTON — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, other leaders and survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing shared messages of thanks and defiance on...
April 15, 2014 - 11:24pm
February 27, 2014
Boston Marathon heightens security measures after bombing attack
(Reuters) - Boston Marathon organizers have banned runners from bringing bags and imposed other measures to tighten security for the April race after a twin bomb attack near the finish line last year killed three people and wounded 264.
February 27, 2014 - 10:18am
January 17, 2014
Update: Cyber security firm reports 6 active attacks on U.S. merchants
BOSTON - The cyber security firm IntelCrawler said on Friday it has uncovered at least six ongoing attacks at merchants across the United States...
January 17, 2014 - 11:55am
January 13, 2014
Sources say more retailers are victims of cyber attacks
BOSTON/WASHINGTON — Target Corp. and Neiman Marcus are not the only U.S. retailers whose networks were breached over the holiday shopping season...
January 13, 2014 - 8:00am
July 19, 2013
DNA links Boston Strangler suspect to last victim
BOSTON (AP) -- DNA tests confirm that the man who once claimed to be the Boston Strangler did kill the woman believed to be the serial killer's...
July 19, 2013 - 12:23pm
July 10, 2013
Boston bombing suspect pleads not guilty
BOSTON (AP) -- His arm in a cast and his face swollen, a blase-looking Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded not guilty Wednesday in the Boston Marathon...
July 10, 2013 - 4:28pm
Bombing suspect heads to 1st public court hearing
BOSTON (AP) -- Survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing will watch as the young man who could face the death penalty for the attack appears in court for the first time since he was found bleeding and hiding in a boat in a suburb days after the April 15 explosion.
July 10, 2013 - 7:04am
June 13, 2013
Blackhawks down Bruins 4-3 in 3OT in Stanley Cup opener (videos)
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks know all about Andrew Shaw's reputation around the league. They also know the pesky little forward is...
June 13, 2013 - 5:00am