http://www.mndaily.com/rss/%2A en Show me the way to the next whiskey bar? http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/30/show-me-way-next-whiskey-bar By: <a href="/users/cmazumdarstangermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Cecilia Mazumdar-Stanger</a><br/> <p dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-d4efbdd2-c8fe-a549-a976-211fb454ff09">&ldquo;The Alabama Song&rdquo; sits right next to Sinead O&rsquo; Connor&rsquo;s &ldquo;</span><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iUiTQvT0W_0">Nothing Compares 2 U</a>&rdquo; (a song written by <a href="http://vimeo.com/51861763">Prince</a>,) in the hall of popular covers.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/30/show-me-way-next-whiskey-bar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Music Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:58:15 +0000 cmazumdarstanger@mndaily.com 88215 at http://www.mndaily.com Student robbed in Marcy-Holmes neighborhood http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2014/09/30/student-robbed-marcy-holmes-neighborhood By: <a href="/users/jbekkermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jessie Bekker</a><br/> <p>A University of Minnesota student was robbed early Sunday at the intersection of 12th Avenue Southeast and 6th Street Southeast, according to a <a href="http://www1.umn.edu/police/alerts/2014-09-30/20140930.html">University crime alert</a> issued Tuesday.</p> <p>The victim was walking to a friend&rsquo;s house around 3 a.m., according to the alert, when a woman and two men approached her.</p> <p>The victim was grabbed from behind and her purse was taken, the alert said. She began to follow the suspects, until one pointed a gun at her and told her to stop. The victim called 911.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2014/09/30/student-robbed-marcy-holmes-neighborhood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:03:18 +0000 jbekker@mndaily.com 88214 at http://www.mndaily.com ICYMI: Gilmore Girls arrives on Netflix Oct. 1 http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/30/icymi-gilmore-girls-arrives-netflix-oct-1 By: <a href="/users/jrenzettimndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jackie Renzetti</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-06d596e6-c8a1-345a-047b-cc215280c0ed"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Besides </span><a href="http://eatocracy.cnn.com/2012/10/01/national-homemade-cookie-day/"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(17, 85, 204); text-decoration: underline; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">National Homemade Cookie Day </span></a></span></p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/30/icymi-gilmore-girls-arrives-netflix-oct-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog A&E Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:15:42 +0000 jrenzetti@mndaily.com 88211 at http://www.mndaily.com Giordano's may open in Minneapolis http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/30/giordanos-may-open-minneapolis By: <a href="/users/jrenzettimndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jackie Renzetti</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-fa380e5d-c89c-caca-2fc5-c248b1a29916"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">It almost isn&rsquo;t fair.</span></span></p> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/30/giordanos-may-open-minneapolis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Food Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:11:07 +0000 jrenzetti@mndaily.com 88210 at http://www.mndaily.com Christie to campaign for Jeff Johnson http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2014/09/29/christie-campaign-jeff-johnson By: <a href="/users/tnachtigalmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Taylor Nachtigal</a><br/> <p>New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will help Republican candidate Jeff Johnson campaign in his run for governor in October, the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.twincities.com/politics/ci_26627051/minnesota-chris-christie-campaign-jeff-johnson">Pioneer Press reported Monday</a>.&nbsp;</p> <p>Chrisite, who chairs the Republican Governor&#39;s Association, is set to join Johnson, who is running against Gov. Mark Dayton, on Oct. 13.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2014/09/29/christie-campaign-jeff-johnson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Mark Dayton Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:52:45 +0000 tnachtigal@mndaily.com 88189 at http://www.mndaily.com Concert review: YACHT, Panda Bear mix it up at Fine Line http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/29/concert-review-yacht-panda-bear-mix-it-fine-line By: <a href="/users/jhemmingmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jared Hemming</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-2a7eae80-c30d-397b-e17b-77e2d15980de"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Between YACHT&rsquo;s compact disco cuts and Panda Bear&rsquo;s sample-based experimental jams, the crowd at Fine Line Music Cafe got an earful of indie variety Sunday.</span></span></p> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/29/concert-review-yacht-panda-bear-mix-it-fine-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Music Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:15:55 +0000 jhemming@mndaily.com 88188 at http://www.mndaily.com Men's Hockey Tops Two Preseason Polls http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2014/09/29/mens-hockey-tops-two-preseason-polls By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/> <p style="margin-top:.1in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in;<br /> line-height:15.3pt"><span style="font-size: 9pt;">The Gophers men&#39;s hockey team came in at first place on two preseason polls Monday, ranking at the top of both the<span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.ncaa.com/rankings/icehockey-men/d1/uschocom">USCHO.com poll</a><span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span>and the<span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.usahockey.com/college">USA Hockey/USA Hockey Magazine poll</a>.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2014/09/29/mens-hockey-tops-two-preseason-polls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Sports Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:48:40 +0000 bgotz@mndaily.com 88187 at http://www.mndaily.com Ashley Pafko Earns Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week Honors http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2014/09/29/ashley-pafko-earns-big-ten-defensive-player-week-honors By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/> <p style="margin-top:.1in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in;<br /> line-height:15.3pt"><span style="font-size: 9pt;">Sophomore defender Ashley Pafko earned Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week honors on Monday, fresh off a performance that helped her team secure its first road sweep of the season.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2014/09/29/ashley-pafko-earns-big-ten-defensive-player-week-honors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Sports Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:26:38 +0000 bgotz@mndaily.com 88186 at http://www.mndaily.com After tough times, Leidner shines at The Big House http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2014/09/28/after-tough-times-leidner-shines-big-house By: <a href="/users/jsatzingermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jack Satzinger</a><br/> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Before the season started, Mitch Leidner said he&rsquo;d never suffered a serious injury in his life.</p> <p>That quickly changed after Leidner sprained his left knee in Minnesota&rsquo;s second game of the year against Middle Tennessee State. He didn&rsquo;t look like himself the next week at TCU and came up even more hobbled with turf toe.</p> <p>Leidner&rsquo;s been praised for his drive and toughness since taking a leadership role last spring, from spending hours in the film room at a time to mixing it up with defensive linemen in practice.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2014/09/28/after-tough-times-leidner-shines-big-house" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Jerry Kill Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:33:19 +0000 jsatzinger@mndaily.com 88162 at http://www.mndaily.com Say No To Sweatpants http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/28/say-no-sweatpants By: <a href="/users/gtillerymndailycom" title="View User Profile">Grant Tillery</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-831607b8-be2b-2287-52bc-2aa5a773d374"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Despite this weekend&rsquo;s brief affair with Indian Summer, fall is in the air. Colors are changing, leaves are falling and allergies are running high. Fall means sweater weather and warm drinks. Fall, for some, also means sweatpants.</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2014/09/28/say-no-sweatpants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Fashion Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:32:07 +0000 gtillery@mndaily.com 88161 at http://www.mndaily.com