BC-MN--Minnesota News Digest 1:30 pm, MN
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MOSBY, MO. _ Over the past three decades, federal and local governments have poured more than $5 billion into buying tens of thousands of properties vulnerable to flooding across the country, according to an Associated Press analysis of data from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The AP analysis shows those buyouts have been getting more expensive, with many of the costliest coming in the last decade after strong storms pounded heavily populated coastal states such as Texas, New York and New Jersey. This year’s record flooding in the Midwest could add even more buyouts to the queue. By David A. Lieb. SENT: 1,425 words, photos.
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MINNEAPOLIS _ A malpractice ruling from the Minnesota Supreme Court is causing angst in the state’s medical and legal communities. The high court recently ruled a doctor can be sued for malpractice even if he or she is not directly treating a patient. SENT: 130 words. Developing.
MINNEAPOLIS _ The Milwaukee Brewers make their annual interleague trek to Minnesota to face the Twins, for a two-game series at Target Field. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 6:10 p.m. CDT.
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