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Senator McCain says Putin bigger threat than ISIS
UPDATE: Police to analyze calls after bomb threat hoax at Detroit Lakes Wal-Mart
Trump condemns fatal Oregon stabbings; says victims stood against hate
Snubs and slights are part of the job in Trump's White House
The Putin-Macron handshake the world was waiting for
In matchup of first-place teams, Astros rally with huge 8th inning to blast Twins
Adam Thielen looks to show Vikings last season wasn't a fluke
Twins option Kennys Vargas with some regret
Dillon captures wet Coca-Cola 600 for 1st Cup win
Lynx remain perfect with win over Stars
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Memorial Day 2017: Willmar, area communities plan cemetery services and more
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Roger Herbert Holm
Laura Ione Rasmussen
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
May 17, 2017
House majority leader to colleagues in 2016: 'I think Putin pays' Trump
KIEV - A month before Donald Trump clinched the Republican nomination, one of his closest allies in Congress - House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy...
May 17, 2017 - 7:28pm
Paul Ryan: 'We need the facts' before rushing to judgment
House Speaker Paul Ryan said "we need the facts" before rushing judgment on the latest development rocking the White House. Speaking to reporters...
May 17, 2017 - 10:13am
'I think we're in impeachment territory' says David Gergen, former aide to Nixon and Clinton
"I think we're in impeachment territory." Those were not the words of a left-wing political blogger with high hopes, nor a hyperactive Twitter...
May 17, 2017 - 8:54am
Wis. lawmaker wants to outlaw 'stealthing,' or removing a condom during intercourse without permission, crime equivalent to sexual assault
A Wisconsin state lawmaker has proposed legislation that would make "stealthing" - removing a condom during sexual intercourse without permission...
May 17, 2017 - 7:44am
Chelsea Manning, who gave trove of U.S. secrets to Wikileaks, leaves prison
Chelsea Manning, the transgender Army private whose lengthy prison sentence for leaking classified documents to Wikileaks was commuted by President...
May 17, 2017 - 7:35am
May 16, 2017
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
ST. PAUL — A rookie Minnesota senator may have said it best in social media. "With less than a week left of legislative session, here's...
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
Trump defends sharing intelligence with Russia as lawmakers express shock, concern
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended his decision to share information with Russia, saying he shared facts with Russian officials...
May 16, 2017 - 6:42am
May 15, 2017
Dayton aide: 'I fell short' on ag comments
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's aide who so angered farm-area legislators that they said the governor had declared war on agriculture...
May 15, 2017 - 9:10pm
Minnesota House OKs increased female genital mutilation penalties
ST. PAUL—Protecting young Minnesota girls from what is known as female genital mutilation has gained strong state House support. "This...
May 15, 2017 - 8:20pm
Immigration crackdown not aimed at farm workers, Trump says
WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO - President Donald Trump said he would seek to keep his tough immigration enforcement policies from harming the U.S....
May 15, 2017 - 7:34am
May 14, 2017
Parents face a complex early-learning system in Minnesota
SOUTH ST. PAUL — Every summer, Connie Garling-Squire tries to contact all the families in the South St. Paul School District who have preschool-age...
May 14, 2017 - 7:12am
May 12, 2017
Minnesota Legislature heads to stormy end with deep divisions
ST. PAUL—Storms are in the forecast. While that is the St. Paul weather outlook, it also could be expected under the Capitol dome starting...
May 12, 2017 - 3:36pm
Capitol Chatter: Crane coming down, Capitol about ready
ST. PAUL — A massive crane on the Minnesota Capitol's north side is to come down in the next few days. The crane's disappearance symbolizes...
May 12, 2017 - 1:30pm
China to allow U.S. beef as nations take first steps on new trade policies
WASHINGTON/BEIJING - The United States and China have agreed to take action by mid-July to increase access for U.S. financial firms and expand...
May 12, 2017 - 9:47am
Trump takes to Twitter to warn Comey against leaking, suggests their conversations were recorded
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump warned ousted FBI Director James Comey on Friday against talking to the media, suggesting there might be...
May 12, 2017 - 9:35am