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Mobile clinic relies on power of ultrasounds to save lives

Mobile clinic relies on power of ultrasounds to save lives

| Jessica Weinberger | October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

In a bustling Target parking lot in Shakopee, it’s difficult for busy shoppers to miss the large 31-foot RV parked prominently in the back with a sign listing a menu of free services, including pregnancy tests, ultrasounds and other resources. And that’s exactly what Alpha Women’s Center Executive Director Anne Fredrickson hopes.

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Minnesota United player Kallman coaching alongside friend, fellow parishioner

Minnesota United player Kallman coaching alongside friend, fellow parishioner

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hill-Murray School boys soccer Head Coach Jeff Zupfer turned to the big leagues to fill an open assistant coaching spot this year.

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Catholic high school chaplains inspire, guide students

Catholic high school chaplains inspire, guide students

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

After the Sept. 26 death of two 2017 graduates of Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in a car accident, Jesuit Father John Paul made himself available to pray and talk to the Minneapolis school’s students and staff.

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Blade Runner 2049

Blade Runner 2049

| Kurt Jensen | October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Misogyny hangs over “Blade Runner 2049” as blithely as the thick yellow fog of the post-apocalyptic Los Angeles it portrays.

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My Little Pony: The Movie

My Little Pony: The Movie

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Looking for an instant sugar rush but don’t want all those empty calories? Saddle up and lasso “My Little Pony: The Movie,” a super-sweet animated musical featuring those candy-colored Hasbro toys.

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British Benedictine, 82, creates mural to capture order’s charisms

British Benedictine, 82, creates mural to capture order’s charisms

| Simon Caldwell | September 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Mother Joanna Jamieson went back to art school after more than 60 years in a Benedictine convent, she was likened by one British national newspaper to an “intergalactic time traveler” who hadn’t heard a record by the Beatles or seen a James Bond film.

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The Lego Ninjago Movie

The Lego Ninjago Movie

| September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Third time lucky? Not for the Lego screen franchise, alas.

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Mother!

Mother!

| John Mulderig | September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Even as its end credits roll, there’s a great deal that remains puzzling about the chaotic, exhausting, genre-blending allegory “Mother!” (Paramount).

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American Assassin

American Assassin

| Joseph McAleer | September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

The award for the most obvious film title of the year goes to “American Assassin,” an action thriller about — you guessed it — a professional killer from the United States, specifically Rhode Island.

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In new book, pope upholds traditional marriage, need to help sinners

In new book, pope upholds traditional marriage, need to help sinners

| Carol Glatz | September 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

By virtue of its very definition, marriage can only be between a man and a woman, Pope Francis said in a new book-length interview.

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Report: Movie on historic papal election to debut on Netflix

Report: Movie on historic papal election to debut on Netflix

| Junno Arocho Esteves | September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI and subsequent election of Pope Francis will be the subject of a new film set to debut on Netflix.

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Eclipse a way to appreciate creation, Vatican astronomer tells audience

Eclipse a way to appreciate creation, Vatican astronomer tells audience

| Dennis Sadowski | August 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

A total solar eclipse is a rare event, something to appreciate and enjoy in the mind of Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno, director of the Vatican Observatory.

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