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Moore, Lynx end Mercury’s 16-game win streak

Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner (42) shoots the ball against Minnesota Lynx center Janel McCarville (4) in the first half of a WNBA basketball game, Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Maya Moore scored 20 points to power the Minnesota Lynx past Phoenix 75-67 on Thursday night, snapping the Mercury’s franchise-record 16-game win streak.

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St. Paul Saints to share new ballpark with Hamline

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The St. Paul Saints will share a new regional ballpark with the Hamline University baseball team.

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Captain Munnerlyn activated from PUP list

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Cordarrelle Patterson and Captain Munnerlyn made their training camp debuts for the Minnesota Vikings on Wednesday after missing the first four days with injuries.

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Ventura: Mixed emotions about defamation suit win

In this July 22, 2014 file photo former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, center, arrives at court with his wife, Terry, and others for his defamation lawsuit against "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle in St. Paul, Minn. Kyle wrote in his best-seller that he decked Ventura in a California bar in 2006 after Ventura allegedly said Navy SEALs "deserve to lose a few." Ventura, a former SEAL and pro wrestler, testified Kyle fabricated the story. Kyle denied that in testimony videotaped before his death last year. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Jim Gehrz, File) MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES LOCAL TELEVISION OUT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The passage from the best-selling memoir “American Sniper” that sparked former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura’s defamation lawsuit against author Chris Kyle will be removed, publisher HarperCollins said Wednesday.

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Minnesota stadium installs grass for soccer match

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota’s stadium is getting a grassy makeover in preparation for an international soccer match.

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