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The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Two weeks after Jordan melee, tensions remain high

by Michael Krieger
Published September 4, 2002

Not far from the scene of last month's hostilities, Walter Still stood on a north Minneapolis street corner and described the frustration within the Jordan neighborhood. "Tension is building around here,"...

Seeking youth vote, ‘Buck’ Humphrey visits campus

by Andrew Pritchard
Published September 4, 2002

Hubert "Buck" Humphrey IV, grandson of the late Vice President Hubert Humphrey, greeted members of the age group least likely to vote as they returned to classes Tuesday outside Willey Hall. The DFL-endorsed...

‘Hardball’ coming to Northrop Auditorium in two weeks

by Courtney Lewis
Published September 4, 2002

The cable talk show "Hardball with Chris Matthews" will kick off a year-long tour of college campuses later this month at Northrop Auditorium. The live question-and-answer discussion, scheduled for Sept....

Guilt by association: Russia close to Bush’s ‘axis of evil’ status

by The Minnesota Daily
Published September 4, 2002

MOSCOW (L.A. Times) - The more U.S. officials press Russia to abandon deals with Iran, Iraq and North Korea, the closer Moscow's relations appear to become with the nations President George W. Bush calls...

No strike, but new stadiums still don’t top Legislature’s priorities

Published September 3, 2002

ABy Libby George and Andrew Pritchard lthough Major League Baseball players will not strike this year, the Twins may strike out if they ask the state Legislature for stadium funding again. Gubernatorial...

U steam plant’s release of black smoke alerts authorities

by Dan Haugen
Published September 3, 2002

Thick, black smoke billowed out of the University’s Southeast Steam Plant late last Tuesday morning, creating a cloud that could be seen from several blocks away. The release lasted approximately...

Russia-Iraq Oil Ties Worry U.S.

Published September 3, 2002

MOSCOW (The Washington Post) — A convoy carrying Russian oil-drilling equipment arrived at the al-Waheed border crossing recently and passed from Syria into Iraq en route to the northern city of...

Powell call for inspectors renews confusion over White House’s Iraq policy

Published September 3, 2002

WASHINGTON (The Los Angeles Times) — In a new sign of disarray within the Bush administration on Iraq policy, Secretary of State Colin L. Powell on Sunday appeared to contradict Vice President Dick...

Harvard Law School to allow recruiting visits by military

Published September 3, 2002

The move, detailed to the school in a memo sent Friday by HLS Dean Robert C. Clark, came after the Air Force determined in May that the school's ban on employers who fail to adhere to a nondiscrimination...

U football player killed after Minneapolis shooting

Published September 3, 2002

Brandon Hall, a University football player, was fatally shot Sunday in the early morning hours at the corner of 3rd Street and Hennepin Avenue in downtown Minneapolis. The 19-year-old redshirt freshman...