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Miss USA pageant fast-approaching for alumna

Sunday, June 28, 2015 12:28 PM
Jessica Scheu is crowned Miss Minnesota in November 2014. Contestants must win their respective state titles before going on to vie for Miss USA. (Photo courtesy of Future Productions, LLC)

The Miss USA pageant in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is fast-approaching for Jessica Scheu, a 2015 graduate of St. Thomas.

SpaceX launch ends in failure, rocket erupts

Sunday, June 28, 2015 11:17 AM

An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies and the first-of-its-kind docking port to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff.

Obama sings and eulogizes victims of South Carolina massacre

Saturday, June 27, 2015 6:07 PM

After a string of triumphs, President Barack Obama’s eulogy for those killed in a South Carolina church massacre was supposed to bring an extraordinary week to a somber close. But something changed.

US same-sex marriage ruling likely to impact other countries

Saturday, June 27, 2015 5:52 PM

The landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriages has no legal force outside the United States, but gay rights activists in many parts of the world believe the court ruling will help their cause.

Minnesota Wild agree to terms on 6-year deal with goalie Devan Dubnyk

Saturday, June 27, 2015 5:45 PM

The Minnesota Wild agreed to terms Saturday on a 6-year, $26 million deal with goalie Devan Dubnyk.

Archbishop Nienstedt quits following charges against archdiocese

Monday, June 15, 2015 8:11 AM

The embattled archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis and a deputy bishop resigned Monday after prosecutors there charged the archdiocese with having failed to protect children from unspeakable harm from a pedophile priest.

St. Paul archdiocese charged over handling of abuse claims

Monday, June 8, 2015 8:11 PM

Prosecutors on Friday charged the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis over its handling of clergy abuse claims

Tommie Spotlight: Eyerusalem Lemma

Monday, June 8, 2015 7:59 PM
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When 2015 graduate Eyerusalem Lemma began her undergraduate degree at St. Thomas, she had no idea birds were going to play such an important role in her education.

Diet trends through the years

Monday, May 18, 2015 8:51 PM

Designer Kari Johnson examines diet trends throughout history.

Aquinas Scholars revamps program

Sunday, May 17, 2015 8:11 PM
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The Aquinas Scholars Honors Program is seeking improvement this fall by adding a Living Learning Community and changing its academic requirements for membership.

EPA names St. Thomas top user of green energy in MIAC

Sunday, May 17, 2015 8:11 PM
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The Environmental Protection Agency has named St. Thomas the top user of green energy among schools in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference in 2014-2015.

History of the cell phone

Sunday, May 17, 2015 8:10 PM
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Design Manager Elle Jackson explores the history of cell phones

Sports in :60 – May 15, 2015

Friday, May 15, 2015 11:38 AM
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This is Sports in :60 for Friday, May 15, 2015.

News in :90 – May 15, 2015

Friday, May 15, 2015 11:29 AM
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This is News in :90 for Friday, May 15, 2015.

The Locker Room with Glenn Caruso – May 14, 2015

Thursday, May 14, 2015 9:51 PM
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Football coach Glenn Caruso, quarterback John Gould and cornerback Jordan Young join sports editor Jordan Kruger in The Locker Room.