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Coming May 1: In the Dark, Season 2

Curtis Flowers has been tried six times for the same crime. For 21 years, Flowers has maintained his innocence. He's won appeal after appeal, but every time, the prosecutor just tries the case again. What does the evidence reveal? And how can the justice system ignore the prosecutor's record and keep Flowers on death row?

Coming May 1: In the Dark, Season 2

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Be part of the community listening to Purple Current, a dedicated audio stream celebrating the musical universe of Prince, from his inspiration, to his peers and protégés.

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Multiple injuries reported in oil refinery explosion near Duluth

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Local media report that the Superior Fire Department and other agencies are responding to an explosion report at the Husky Refinery.

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Can you identify Prince songs in the first second? Questlove can.

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So you’re a Prince superfan. Could you name any Prince song if you only hear the song’s first second? How about the first half-second? How about the first quarter-second? Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon couldn’t stump his bandleader, Prince obsessive Questlove, in a special “Prince Edition” of a One-Second Song Quiz that Fallon says was inspired…

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Pipa player Gao Hong tells 'a story without talking' on new CD

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From China to St. Paul, pipa player Gao Hong recounts her journey to the United States and her creative process alongside oud player Issam Rafea in their new CD, 'Life as Is.'