• President Donald Trump claimed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden “will turn Minnesota into a refugee camp,” during a rally in the state on Wednesday. 
  • The state also happens to have the largest Somali population in the country. 
  • Trump also once again attacked Rep. Ilhan Omar and went along as the crowd to chanted “lock her up.”
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President Donald Trump claimed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden “will turn Minnesota into a refugee camp,” during a rally in the state that also happens to have the largest Somali population in the country. 

Trump then went on to attack Rep. Ilhan Omar — who came to the US as a Somali refugee when she was a child — again and went along as the crowd to chanted “lock her up.”

“What is going on with Omar? I’ve been reading these

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Minnesotans barreled into the outdoors in spring and summer during the throes of COVID-19. Don’t expect that to slow in autumn, with its inviting weather and scene.

Below, then, are several ideas as fall unfurls, with an introduction to some outdoors ambassadors who are trying to maintain some normalcy when nothing is normal but the constant of a natural world and its abundant possibilities:

Roll on trails

North Star Mountain Bike Guides has hosted a series of skills programs at Carver Lake, a Woodbury park with a popular trail network in any season. An introduction for families — ages 7 and older — is Oct. 3. The group will be limited to six or seven people because of COVID-19 restrictions. North Star is hoping to add more sessions into October.

Between skills programs at Carver and Salem Hills Park in Inver Grove Heights and private instruction, North Star is busy

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Military spouses looking to start their own business are encouraged to check out the Military Spouse Entrepreneur Virtual Launch Camp, which will be held Oct. 6, 2020, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET. Hosted by SEED SPOT and the Military Family Advisory Network (MFAN), this program is open to anyone who identifies as a military spouse.

MFAN and SEED SPOT have worked together in the past, including a Launch Camp in 2018.

“In MFAN’s 2019 Military Family Support Programming Survey, both those respondents who had started their own business and those who were deterred from doing so indicated that a lack of knowledge, experience and support were obstacles to their success (26.4% and 27.9% respectively),” said MFAN Executive Director Shannon Razsadin. “Partnering with SEED SPOT to address this identified pain point was an organic fit.”

The launch camp, which will be held via Zoom, is perfect for those who

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Dugger’s start had several veterans — including Devin McCourty — excited. It was clear he was ready to play from the get-go, eager to play football after the weirdest of offseasons.

“As soon as that whistle blows — it’s like a snap,’’ he said. “You take it in, enjoy every second of it. I realized early that I am here to do a job and that is to help this team however I can, [so] as soon as that whistle blows, I am locked right in and focused on what I need to do.’’

The injury was frustrating for Dugger because he wasn’t “able to get out there with the team and grow with them,” though he appeared to be moving freely Friday.

Dugger, who figured to be in mix for the safety rotation, could be thrust into a larger role considering Patrick Chung’s opt-out and Dugger’s own unique

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After a day off the field Thursday, the Panthers were back at it Friday morning, one of the hottest days of camp thus far.

With everything occurring on the field as the team sits two weeks out from its season opener, there is even more happening off of it. The team had a planned day of meetings Thursday, but nine NFL teams canceled practice the day prior as sports teams around the country respond to the police shooting of Jacob Blake, an unarmed Black man. After Friday’s practice, Carolina defensive lineman Zach Kerr spoke about the conversations the Panthers have had about their response to brutality against Black people.

“I want people to understand that this is a human issue. This isn’t a sports issue, this isn’t an athletic issue. This is an issue that humans need to fix. We’ve talked about it, and that’s kind of my take

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The sports world is largely playing without fans in attendance, but the Kansas City Chiefs are one of the few teams testing how feasible it is during the coronavirus pandemic.

The reigning Super Bowl champs held practice Saturday in front of what they said was a maximum of 2,000 fans at Arrowhead Stadium. The coaches and players, in a year without preseason games, got a feel for game-day procedures. It also gave the business operation a chance to practice for the regular season.

The Chiefs say they will allow an attendance of 22% of stadium capacity, or about 16,000, for

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There are a few traditions developing at the Washington Football Team’s 2020 training camp.

One of them is Ron Rivera screaming the phrase “PLAY FAST!” just before roughly 85-percent of the snaps that take place. Another is a reporter having to repeat a question because the player or coach didn’t hear them in the Zoom presser, which definitely isn’t awkward for all parties involved.

And yet another is Ronald Darby making some sort of impressive pass breakup, and often times multiple impressive pass breakups, in a given day’s session.

While the first two customs would make for decently compelling blogs, Darby deserves to be at the center of a story, so here he is, at the center of this story — much like he’s been at the center of a lot of deflections and incompletions.

On Sunday, after engaging in some really entertaining matchups with Terry McLaurin, Darby had a

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The quarterback derby is the marquee position battle at Bears training camp. But the safety competition between Deon Bush and Tashaun Gipson might carry the more enviable prize.

The winner gets to play next to two-time Pro Bowl safety Eddie Jackson, with a slew of playmakers in front of him — Khalil Mack, Akiem Hicks, Roquan Smith, Robert Quinn and Danny Trevathan among them. If that safety gig turns sour, you probably have no one to blame but yourself.

Gipson has been a starter in the NFL for seven seasons, but he knows this is an opportunity of a lifetime.

“Elite — that’s the first word that comes to mind when you think about joining a defense like that,” said Gipson, who played on Jaguars defenses that ranked second and fourth in points allowed in 2017-18 before signing with the Texans last season. “You see the names on paper, the

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