AP-MN--Minnesota News Digest 1:30 pm, MN
Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in Minnesota. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic has received its largest donation ever, $200 million to help train doctors in growing areas such as genetics and artificial intelligence. SENT: 300 words.
AROUND THE ESTATE:
MINNEAPOLIS — Regulators say a Minnesota man snooped in his wife’s work papers and used information about UnitedHealth Group’s upcoming acquisitions to profit from insider trading. The Star Tribune reports that James Hengen has agreed to pay about $140,000 to resolve civil charges. SENT: 130 words. Developing.
NERVOUS SYSTEM DISORDER
NEW YORK — More children have been diagnosed with a mysterious paralyzing illness in recent weeks, and U.S. health officials said Tuesday that they still aren’t sure what’s causing it. This year’s count could surpass the numbers seen in similar outbreaks in 2014 and 2016, officials said. Fortunately, the disease remains rare: This year, there have been 90 cases spread among 27 states, including Minnesota.
HENNEPIN COUNTY SHERIFF, ISLE ROYALE-WOLF DIES, RED RIVER DIVERSION
MINNEAPOLIS — Jimmy Butler is gone, and Minnesota’s goal of returning to the playoffs appears that way too in the stacked Western Conference. But coach Tom Thibodeau and the Timberwolves are trying to hit the reset button on the fly and climb back up the standings while working in a pair of newcomers. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 600 words, by 7 p.m. EDT.
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