mndaily.com - all articles http://www.mndaily.com/rss/%2A en Two robbed near University campus http://www.mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/06/two-robbed-near-university-campus By: <a href="/users/esmithmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Elizabeth Smith</a><br/><p>Two people were robbed and assaulted near the University of Minnesota campus Saturday night, one of whom was a University student.</p> <p>The victims were walking down Washington Avenue near Ontario Street Southeast around 11 p.m., when two suspects assaulted a male victim and one assaulted a female victim, according to a campus crime alert.</p> <p>The suspects took the victims&rsquo; backpack and cellphone before fleeing down Ontario Street. Neither victim was seriously injured.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> <p>&nbsp;</p> Campus Crime University Police Mon, 06 Jul 2015 20:23:14 +0000 jbekker@mndaily.com 96081 at http://www.mndaily.com Pope advocates for environmental reform http://www.mndaily.com/opinion/columns/2015/07/02/pope-advocates-environmental-reform By: <a href="/users/anaik" title="View User Profile">Anant Naik</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Pope Francis argued in his encyclical a few weeks ago, &ldquo;Humanity is called to recognize the need for changes of lifestyle, production and consumption in order to combat this warming or at least the human causes which produce or aggravate it.&rdquo;&nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/opinion/columns/2015/07/02/pope-advocates-environmental-reform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Columns Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:31:21 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 96036 at http://www.mndaily.com Green Line report largely positive http://www.mndaily.com/opinion/editorials/2015/07/02/green-line-report-largely-positive By: Daily Editorial Board<br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> A report released early last month revealed that the Green Line light rail has resulted in shorter commutes and greater access to jobs for Twin Cities residents, most notably for those who reside in St. Paul.&nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/opinion/editorials/2015/07/02/green-line-report-largely-positive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Editorials Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:29:35 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 96031 at http://www.mndaily.com SCOTUS rules in favor of equality http://www.mndaily.com/opinion/editorials/2015/07/02/scotus-rules-favor-equality By: Daily Editorial Board<br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/opinion/editorials/2015/07/02/scotus-rules-favor-equality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Editorials Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:27:13 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 96026 at http://www.mndaily.com Terrorist label misused in wake of shooting http://www.mndaily.com/opinion/columns/2015/07/02/terrorist-label-misused-wake-shooting By: <a href="/users/jjohnson1mndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jasper Johnson</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Following the Charleston church shooting on June 17, many of my peers turned to social media. I saw a variety of posts and tweets, and a common misconception made glaringly obvious was our perception of terrorism.&nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/opinion/columns/2015/07/02/terrorist-label-misused-wake-shooting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Columns Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:24:57 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 96021 at http://www.mndaily.com Dr. Date 7/1/2015 http://www.mndaily.com/backtalk/dr-date/2015/07/02/dr-date-712015 By: Dr. Date<br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> <strong>Dear Dr. Date,</strong></div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> I&rsquo;ve been dating a good amount, I think. I&rsquo;ve been at it at least a few times a month, maybe even twice a week if I&rsquo;m feeling frisky.&nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/backtalk/dr-date/2015/07/02/dr-date-712015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dr Date Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:14:26 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 96016 at http://www.mndaily.com When the saints go marching in http://www.mndaily.com/ae/food/2015/07/02/when-saints-go-marching By: <a href="/users/gtillerymndailycom" title="View User Profile">Grant Tillery</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Mid-soon is finally here. After a year of waiting, <a href="http://saintdinette.com/">Saint Dinette</a> quietly opened last week in Lowertown St. Paul&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.rayettelofts.com/">Rayette Lofts</a>. Blink and you&rsquo;ll miss it because its signage is discreet. That makes the space feel like a clubhouse for in-the-know diners &mdash; everyone in the dining room recognized one or two faces amid the masses, myself included.</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/ae/food/2015/07/02/when-saints-go-marching" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:09:23 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 96011 at http://www.mndaily.com Step Rockets blasts off Fourth of July weekend http://www.mndaily.com/ae/music/2015/07/02/step-rockets-blasts-fourth-july-weekend By: <a href="/users/jrenzettimndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jackie Renzetti</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> After forming in 2012, the Twin Cities band gained attention with their 2013 single &ldquo;Kisser,&rdquo; which garnered over a million plays on SoundCloud. Since the buzz, the band has released singles and remixes. Before heading off to Wisconsin to play at Summerfest, they will play for the Red, White &amp; Boom! celebration at Mill Ruins Park. In September, the band will play WAM-O-Rama. &nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/ae/music/2015/07/02/step-rockets-blasts-fourth-july-weekend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Music Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:05:38 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 96006 at http://www.mndaily.com Culture Compass 7/1/2015 - 7/7/2015 http://www.mndaily.com/ae/2015/07/02/culture-compass-712015-772015-0 By: <a href="/users/gtillerymndailycom" title="View User Profile">Grant Tillery</a><br/><p><strong><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Read this:</span></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/ae/2015/07/02/culture-compass-712015-772015-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:02:20 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 96001 at http://www.mndaily.com Culture Compass 7/1/2015 - 7/7/2015 http://www.mndaily.com/ae/2015/07/02/culture-compass-712015-772015 By: <a href="/users/gtillerymndailycom" title="View User Profile">Grant Tillery</a><br/><p><strong><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Read this:</span></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/ae/2015/07/02/culture-compass-712015-772015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:02:18 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95996 at http://www.mndaily.com