• Blogs

    July 15, 2013

    Minneapolis is one of the most inventive cities in the world, Forbes says

    Minneapolis residents produce more patent applications per capita than all but three American cities, according to a new Forbes analysis.SEE ALSO: NYC editor disses Minneapolis's awesome parks: The city "is in like, Canada or something" [UPDATE]In fact, in the whole wide world, there are only eight ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2012

    Bon Iver book Radio City Music Hall residency, unveil Bjork cover

    Bon Iver have been on quite a never-ending trek since they played the Orpheum Theatre back in September. And Justin Vernon and company are definitely a different band now -- at least in terms of public perception and recognition. Long-time supporters won't be surprised that their Grammy-winning mate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2008

    U.S.-Mexico renew rivalry tonight

    The U.S. men's national team has owned Mexico in recent years. Since 2000, they've compiled a 9-2-1 record against their southern rivals, dramatically reversing decades of suffering at the feet of the Mexicans. The results have been even more stark on U.S. soil, with the yanks going 8-0-1 and runnin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2007

    Champions League: Liverpool faces elimination

    The group stages of the UEFA Champions League finish over the next today. There should be several crackerjack matches to watch.

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2006

    Free vacation

    The Center for Responsive Politics has put together a new database cataloguing trips taken by members of Congress and their staffs that are paid for by private groups. Rep. Collin Peterson, the moderate Democra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2006

    Junkets-R-Us: Congressional Edition

    In his four plus years of service in the United States Senate, ... More >>

  • Books

    February 6, 2002

    No Amnesty

    A human-rights worker's campaign of cruelty

  • Arts

    April 26, 2000


    After a storybook career on the stage, dancer and choreographer Lise Houlton helms the troupe her mother founded, Minnesota Dance Theater