Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

...first time in what has become the most-played series in college football history. The Gophers beat the Badgers 63-0 in Minneapolis.1901 - Jim Jeffries knocks out Gus Ruhlin in the sixth round to retain the world heavyweight title in San Francisco.1952...
Today is Sports History for Nov. 8

...NHL's leading career goal scorer with his 325th in a 6-4 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks.1959 - Elgin Baylor of the Minneapolis Lakers scores 64 points against the Boston Celtics.1970 - Tom Dempsey of New Orleans kicks an NFL-record 63-yard field...
Police: 5 family members found dead in Minnesota home

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Five family members, including...lakeside home in an upscale western Minneapolis suburb on Thursday in what police said...Minnetonka, about 20 miles west of Minneapolis. At the scene, police officers had...
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Mobile team to tackle complaints about unfair no-fly listings

MINNEAPOLIS - With ticket in hand and friends at his side, Abdirizak Ali went to the Minneapolis airport in 2012, eager to make a once-in-a-lifetime...Department of Homeland Security will visit Minneapolis in an effort to resolve their concerns as...
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'Person of interest' in missing boy case

MINNEAPOLIS - A Minnesota man charged with child...agent in charge of the FBI's office in Minneapolis, said Heinrich is a person of interest...The federal defender's office in Minneapolis did not have a record for him in its...
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Minnesota Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders dies of cancer

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Flip Saunders, who rose from...Valley Lutheran College just outside of Minneapolis and was as an assistant at Minnesota...AP Sports Writers Dave Campbell in Minneapolis and Larry Lage in Detroit contributed...
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Superseding indictment has new details in Islamic State case

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Five Minnesota men accused of plotting to join the Islamic State group are now charged with a new count of conspiracy...
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Lynx capture 3rd title in 5 years with 69-52 win in Game 5

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Sylvia Fowles had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Lynx captured their third championship in five years with...
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Juneau man falls to death in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS - A 46-year-old Juneau man went...25 feet to his death while running in Minneapolis, landing on the trail where he had...Caouette, grew up in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul, attended the University...
Zimbabwe cools off on extraditing Cecil's hunter

...files because the police had yet to process a docket for Palmer, a dentist from suburban Minneapolis.In an interview with AP on Sunday in Minneapolis, Palmer said he believes he acted legally and that he was stunned to find out his hunting...
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