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Women are underrepresented in key film positions, study finds

twincities.com — By Rebecca KeeganLos Angeles Times Posted: 07/24/2014 12:01:00 AM CDT Updated: 07/24/2014 03:52:06 PM CDT LOS ANGELES -- "Frozen," Disney's animated musical about a pair of royal sisters, was last year's highest-grossing film worldwide -- and also one of its most unusual, according to a study released Thursday by researchers at University of Southern California.

CIGNA to issue more that $500,000 in Minnesota rebates

twincities.com — Posted: 07/24/2014 12:01:00 AM CDT Updated: 07/24/2014 04:54:03 PM CDT One health insurance company is issuing $523,254 in rebates to Minnesota customers this summer to comply with the federal Affordable Care Act, the federal government announced Thursday.

Cafesjian Carousel: Going round and round since 1914

twincities.com — Posted: 07/24/2014 12:01:00 AM CDT Updated: 07/24/2014 03:28:22 PM CDT At 100 years old, the Cafesjian Carousel still delights St. Paul's youngest residents. As 10-year-old Caroline Tison stepped onto the carousel's platform in Como Park Wednesday, she eyed her prospects carefully. With 68 handcarved horses and 2 chariots to choose from, she had to find just the right fit.
Jul 24, 2014

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Twins cancel Knoblauch induction after domestic assault arrest

twincities.com — Posted: 07/24/2014 12:01:00 AM CDT Updated: 07/24/2014 02:49:58 PM CDT The Twins on Thursday canceled the team's 2014 Hall of Fame induction ceremony scheduled for August 23 at Target Field after electee Chuck Knoblauch was arrested Wednesday for assualting his ex-wife in Houston. The Twins made the annoucement in a statement.
Jul 24, 2014

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From one Hmong family, four of Johnson High's top students

twincities.com — Posted: 07/23/2014 12:01:00 AM CDT Updated: 07/23/2014 08:11:11 PM CDT Fellow parents have turned to mom of seven Kou Moua for help navigating St. Paul's Johnson High School. Teachers have asked for her magic parenting formula. Moua's oldest children, Justin and Jepheny, are the East Side school's two most recent valedictorians.