http://mndaily.com/rss/%2A en Kill hoping Gophers don’t get pushed back http://mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2015/08/04/kill-hoping-gophers-don%E2%80%99t-get-pushed-back By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/> <p>This season, Minnesota head coach Jerry Kill is looking for offensive lineman with &ldquo;some lead in their tail end.&rdquo;</p> <p>Speaking at a press conference Tuesday, Kill said the Gophers center and guard spots gave up too much push up the middle last season in pass protection, and now he wants players that can push back.</p> <p>&ldquo;I want to be stronger, more physical up front, and if we&#39;re going to throw the ball better&hellip;we&#39;ve got to protect [the quarterback] better and give him a chance to throw it,&rdquo; Kill said.</p> <a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2015/08/04/kill-hoping-gophers-don%E2%80%99t-get-pushed-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Wed, 05 Aug 2015 00:45:43 +0000 bgotz@mndaily.com 97351 at http://mndaily.com Target to implement chip readers for credit cards across all stores http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/08/04/target-implement-chip-readers-credit-cards-across-all-stores By: <a href="/users/srahman" title="View User Profile">Sadman Rahman </a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.3800000000000001;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-2c395a5f-fb4e-f749-6d19-e4234cc0770e"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Calibri; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Target will begin using chip readers for credit cards in 1300 of its location by this week, the </span><a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/twincities/news/2015/07/30/target-begins-using-credit-card-chip-readers-as.html"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Calibri; color: rgb(0, 0, 255</p> </span></a></span></p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/08/04/target-implement-chip-readers-credit-cards-across-all-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Wed, 05 Aug 2015 00:43:04 +0000 srahman 97346 at http://mndaily.com Zimbabwe hopes to extradite Minnesota trophy hunter sooner than later http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/08/04/zimbabwe-hopes-extradite-minnesota-trophy-hunter-sooner-later By: <a href="/users/yrddad" title="View User Profile">Youssef Rddad</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.3800000000000001;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-5e92eddd-fb47-146d-a2c5-5eefbd379b35"><span style="font-size: 14.666666666666666px; font-family: Calibri; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">A Zimbabwean diplomat said his government is working to quickly extradite Eden Prairie hunter Walter Palmer, who allegedly shot and killed Cecil the Lion, a well-known research lion, the </span><a href="http://www.startribune.com/zimbabwe-wants-twin-cities-lion-hunter-extradi</p> </a></span></p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/08/04/zimbabwe-hopes-extradite-minnesota-trophy-hunter-sooner-later" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Wed, 05 Aug 2015 00:34:42 +0000 yrddad 97301 at http://mndaily.com The McChicken and me http://mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/08/03/mcchicken-and-me By: <a href="/users/gtillerymndailycom" title="View User Profile">Grant Tillery</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:2.4;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-92e90115-f455-a347-53dc-887744d2edbd"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">For two years, I swore off </span><a href="http://www.mcdonalds.com/us/en/home.html"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; color: rgb(0, 0, 255); background-color: transparent; text-decoration: underline; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">McDonalds</span></a><span style="font-s</p> </span></span></p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/08/03/mcchicken-and-me" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Mon, 03 Aug 2015 16:14:26 +0000 gtillery@mndaily.com 97231 at http://mndaily.com Fines for texting and driving to rise for repeat offenders http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/30/fines-texting-and-driving-rise-repeat-offenders By: <a href="/users/esmithmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Elizabeth Smith</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; line-height: 1.2; text-align: justify;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-6860a00c-e168-f7ec-ea22-645b40fb73fa"><span style="font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">A new law will take effect Saturday to increase fines for drivers who are caught texting two or more times, </span><a href="http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2015/07/30/steeper-fines-for-texting-and-driving-coming-this-weekend/"><span style="font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: r</p> </span></a></span></p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/30/fines-texting-and-driving-rise-repeat-offenders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:02:11 +0000 esmith@mndaily.com 97226 at http://mndaily.com Minnesota doctor pleads guilty to fraudulently obtaining prescription drugs http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/29/minnesota-doctor-pleads-guilty-fraudulently-obtaining-prescription-drugs By: <a href="/users/sthamer" title="View User Profile">Sarah Thamer</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.3800000000000001;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-661eb5a2-dbcd-c4ee-d880-3168da12e60d"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Calibri; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">A 43-year-old doctor from Pelican Rapids pleaded guilty on Wednesday morning for stealing prescription drugs. </span></span></p> <a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/29/minnesota-doctor-pleads-guilty-fraudulently-obtaining-prescription-drugs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:53:48 +0000 sthamer 97211 at http://mndaily.com Minnesota Minimum Wage Rises This Weekend http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/28/minnesota-minimum-wage-rises-weekend By: <a href="/users/srahman" title="View User Profile">Sadman Rahman </a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-d0eb16af-e148-3ec1-c5c9-28ebb95ac5d5"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Minnesota&rsquo;s minimum wage will see a hike up to $9 per hour starting this Saturday, the </span><a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/twincities/morning_roundup/2015/07/minnesota-minimum-wage-rising-again.html"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; color: rgb(0, 0, 255); background-color: tr</p> </span></a></span></p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/28/minnesota-minimum-wage-rises-weekend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Tue, 28 Jul 2015 23:46:23 +0000 srahman 97216 at http://mndaily.com Seven killed in small plane crashes in Minnesota and Wisconsin http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/28/seven-killed-small-plane-crashes-minnesota-and-wisconsin By: <a href="/users/yrddad" title="View User Profile">Youssef Rddad</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.3800000000000001;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-57422f17-e14d-60c0-a7b7-4fe1efa95986"><span style="font-size: 14.666666666666666px; font-family: Calibri; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Two plane crashes occurring within a few hours of each other in and near Minnesota have left seven people dead, the </span><a href="http://www.startribune.com/7-killed-in-2-small-planes-crash-hours-apart-in-minnesota-wisconsin/318796141/"><span style="font-size: 14.6666666666</p> </span></a></span></p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/28/seven-killed-small-plane-crashes-minnesota-and-wisconsin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:33:23 +0000 yrddad 97221 at http://mndaily.com This week in Gophers sports: July 27-August 3 http://mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2015/07/27/week-gophers-sports-july-27-august-3 By: <a href="/users/epolglaze" title="View User Profile"> Emily Polglaze</a><br/> <p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial; font-weight: bold; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent; line-height: 1.2; text-align: justify;">Shae Kelley returns to Lynx </span></p> <a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2015/07/27/week-gophers-sports-july-27-august-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:03:51 +0000 epolglaze 96931 at http://mndaily.com State lawmakers aim to ease gun laws for military members http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/27/state-lawmakers-aim-ease-gun-laws-military-members By: <a href="/users/caadlandmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Christopher Aadland</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;text-align: justify;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-dc409f07-d1bc-4d63-649c-2b00fa4207bb"><span style="font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Some state Republican lawmakers say that Minnesota National Guard and U.S.</span></span></p> <a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/07/27/state-lawmakers-aim-ease-gun-laws-military-members" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:59:45 +0000 caadland@mndaily.com 96926 at http://mndaily.com