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U.S. President Donald Trump announces his strategy for the war in Afghanistan during an address to the nation from Fort Myer, Virginia, U.S., August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Trump clears way for troop increase in Afghanistan as part of retooled strategy
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A beach in Hoi An, located in central Vietnam. (Tom Horgen/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
In Vietnam, a lifelong Minnesotan discovers his mother's country for the first time
1 hour 22 min ago
‘American Idol’ to hold auditions in Dakotas in early September
2 hours 5 min ago
Accuser in St. Thomas sex assault case won't testify, judge rules
2 hours 12 min ago
In this 2015 file photo, Anishinaabe Todd Thompson (left) and Terry Burnett Sr. power their canoe into Hole-in-the-Day Lake in Nisswa, Minn., while harvesting wild rice Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Minnesota changes wild rice rules from sulfate to sulfide
2 hours 23 min ago
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources workers expect a Barred Owl, similar to this, is what attacked the girl.  File photo
Owl attack prompts Minnesota state park trail closure
2 hours 59 min ago
With the monument marking the northernmost point of the Lower 48 in the background, Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., speaks Monday afternoon, Aug. 21, 2017 at the dedication of new border crossing technology at the Northwest Angle on Lake of the Woods, Minn. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Northwest Angle celebrates new border-crossing system
3 hours 34 min ago
Car crashes into eclipse-watching Kentucky crowd, woman killed
3 hours 37 min ago
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Your car is now worth less than you think
3 hours 57 min ago
Joel Friedman gets an MMR (measles- mumps-rubella) vaccination from Dov Landra, a physician assistant, at the Quality Health Center in New York, Feb. 23, 2010. Adults born after 1957 who have not been vaccinated, as well as all infants and children, should get the measles vaccine, which in the U.S. is given in one or two doses as the measles-mumps-rubella, or MMR, vaccine. (David Goldman/The New York Times)
Amid Minnesota's measles outbreak, opponents of vaccines step up efforts
4 hours 24 min ago
Leech Lake Tribal College in Cass Lake, Minn.    (Submitted photo)
Study: Leech Lake Tribal College No. 1 community college in U.S.
4 hours 54 min ago
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South Dakota has the No. 1 ranked community college system in U.S; ND, Minn. not far behind
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In an undated handout photo, Kim Wall, who vanished on Aug. 10, when she left the port of Copenhagen on the UC3 Nautilus, a submarine built and operated by Peter Madsen. Madsen is facing an involuntary manslaughter charge even though Wall, a journalist, remains missing. (Tom Wall via The New York Times)
Man accused of killing a journalist on his private submarine 'buried her at sea,' police say
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A farmhand loads genetically modified corn seed into a planter on Bo Stone’s farm in Rowland, N.C., April 20, 2016. Genetically modified seeds have not reduced pesticide use or produced better gains in yield than in Western Europe, where such seeds are banned. Stone uses GM seeds but says he’s choosing based on other characteristics as well. “No GM trait for us is a silver bullet,” Stone said. (Jeremy M. Lange/The New York Times)
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructions
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Starry Stonewort has been confirmed in Lake Minnewaska, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported on Monday.
Starry stonewort spreads to Lake Minnewaska
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