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March 1, 2018
Shelly Elkington, of Montevideo, Minn., tells the story of her daughter Casey, who died of a drug overdose, during a hearing at the State Capitol in St. Paul on March 1, 2018. At right is Rep. Dave Baker, R-Willmar. Christopher Magan / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Victims of opioid crisis, Rep. Baker tell their stories, ask for help at Legislature
March 1, 2018 - 9:06pm
Defiant Putin warns US with display of new nuclear weapons
March 1, 2018 - 11:30am
February 28, 2018
White House senior adviser Jared Kushner stands up after President Donald Trump spoke at a meeting with lawmakers about trade policy at the White House on Tuesday. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Kushner's overseas contacts raise concerns as foreign officials seek leverage
February 28, 2018 - 7:05am
February 24, 2018
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
February 24, 2018 - 12:19pm
February 23, 2018
Rick Gates, a longtime protégé and junior partner of Donald Trump's presidential campaign chairman Paul Manafort, arrives to the E. Barrett Prettyman federal court in Washington, Feb. 23, 2018. Gates, who was indicted by the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election, is expected to plead guilty on Friday, according to people familiar with his plea agreement, a move that signals he is cooperating with the investigation. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates plans to plead guilty to 2 charges
February 23, 2018 - 1:35pm
February 22, 2018
On front lines of opioid abuse, Minn. Judicial Council signs off on new tribal drug court
February 22, 2018 - 5:50pm
February 20, 2018
FILE — David Shulkin, the Trump administration’s choice to head Veterans Affairs, at his Senate confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Feb. 1, 2017. An inspector general’s report released on Feb. 14, 2018 found “serious derelictions” in Shulkin’s 10-day, $122,000 business trip to Europe, which included airfare for his wife and extensive sightseeing. (Al Drago/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
For the weary White House, Florida shooting offered a 'reprieve' from scandals
February 20, 2018 - 7:14am
February 19, 2018
Commentary: Why Facebook is afraid of Mueller
February 19, 2018 - 12:21pm
President Donald Trump walks to Marine One at the White House on Feb. 16, 2018. (Tom Brenner/ Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
President Trump expresses support for senators' gun bill
February 19, 2018 - 12:15pm
President Donald Trump walks to Marine One at the White House in Washington, Feb. 16, 2018. Trump, in a series of angry and defiant tweets on Feb. 18, sought to shift the blame to Democrats for Russia’s virtual war to meddle in the 2016 election, saying that President Barack Obama had not done enough to stop the interference and denying that he had ever suggested that Moscow might not have been involved. (Tom Brenner/ Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump lashes out over Russia probe in weekend tweetstorm
February 19, 2018 - 7:22am
February 16, 2018
The U.S. Capitol building on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Eric Thayer/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
House passes changes to Americans With Disabilities Act over activists' objections
February 16, 2018 - 8:00am
February 15, 2018
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., center, leaves the Senate chamber on Thursday. The Senate blocked a bipartisan proposal to protect young undocumented immigrants from deportation after President Donald Trump's administration threatened a veto of the plan he said would create a "giant amnesty." MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Zach Gibson
Immigration bills fail in Senate, casting doubt on whether Congress can resolve fate of 'dreamers'
February 15, 2018 - 3:45pm
February 14, 2018
President Donald Trump meets with lawmakers to discuss trade policy, at the White House in Washington, Feb. 13, 2018. Trump announced on Wednesday that he would oppose immigration bills that “fail to deliver for the American people;” a month ago, he told lawmakers that he would sign any immigration bill that Congress sends him. (Tom Brenner/ The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Bipartisan immigration proposal emerges from Senate
February 14, 2018 - 8:28pm
National Security Agency headquarters, Fort Meade, Maryland. Via Wikicommons.
One injured in possible shooting incident near NSA security gate
February 14, 2018 - 8:41am
February 13, 2018
Chris Wray, director of the FBI, testifies at a hearing about worldwide threats before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Feb. 13, 2018. (Eric Thayer/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
FBI director contradicts White House account on investigation of aide accused of spousal abuse
February 13, 2018 - 1:49pm
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