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Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Trump expected to revoke rules on transgender bathrooms, draft suggests
Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Seven arrested, meth found following high-speed chase
Decadent slow cooker desserts to delight your palette
Multiple concussions have NASCAR's Danica Patrick thinking about future
Hockey Olympian sisters tap Fighting Sioux logo designer for new apparel line
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wild with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
November 3, 2016
Cohen commentary: Director Comey, what's this all about?
Beyond the precedent that the Justice Department, particularly the FBI, bends over backward not to interfere in a presidential election, there...
November 3, 2016 - 12:38am
August 18, 2016
U.S. to phase out federal use of privately-operated prisons
August 18, 2016 - 2:09pm
February 8, 2014
U.S. Justice Department to expand rights of same-sex couples
WASHINGTON - Attorney General Eric Holder plans widespread changes within the U.S. Justice Department to benefit same-sex married couples, such...
February 8, 2014 - 4:29pm
November 14, 2013
House Republicans to try to impeach U.S. Attorney General Holder
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the House of Representatives plan to introduce articles of impeachment against Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday, in the hopes of removing a cabinet member they say has lied to Congress as well as failed to uphold federal law. "This...
November 14, 2013 - 7:54am
August 13, 2013
Editorial: Changes needed in sentencing policies
After more than three decades of mandatory minimum sentencing, the U.S. Justice Department has now proposed easing that get-tough policy on non-violent...
August 13, 2013 - 6:40pm
August 12, 2013
Holder to outline new drug offender sentencing proposal
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Justice Department plans to change how it prosecutes some non-violent drug offenders, so they would no longer face mandatory minimum prison sentences, in an overhaul of federal prison policy that Attorney General Eric Holder will unveil on Monday. Holder...
August 12, 2013 - 7:39am
August 8, 2013
IRS manual detailed DEA's use of hidden intel evidence
By John Shiffman and David Ingram WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Details of a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration program that feeds tips to federal agents and then instructs them to alter the investigative trail were published in a manual used by agents of the Internal Revenue Service...
August 8, 2013 - 7:55am
July 16, 2013
AG strongly criticizes stand-your-ground laws
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday strongly criticized stand-your-ground laws that allow a person who believes he is in danger to use deadly force in self-defense.
July 16, 2013 - 4:19pm
May 15, 2013
Obama: IRS acting commissioner has resigned
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced the resignation of the top official at the Internal Revenue Service following...
May 15, 2013 - 5:39pm
Holder: Potential civil rights violations at IRS
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The FBI's criminal investigation of the Internal Revenue Service could include potential civil rights violations, false statements...
May 15, 2013 - 2:11pm
Holder defends subpoenas for AP telephone records
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Attorney General Eric Holder told Congress Wednesday that a serious national security leak required the secret gathering of telephone records at The Associated Press as he stood by an investigation in which he insisted he had no involvement.
May 15, 2013 - 1:48pm
May 14, 2013
Justice to investigate IRS targeting of tea party
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Justice Department is investigating the Internal Revenue Service for targeting tea party groups for extra scrutiny when they applied for tax exempt status, Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday.
May 14, 2013 - 3:38pm
Holder says he had no direct role in AP subpoena
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Attorney General Eric Holder says he played no direct role in the Justice Department's secret review of Associated Press phone records but called it part of an investigation into what he termed a grave national security leak.
May 14, 2013 - 2:09pm
May 13, 2013
Govt obtains wide AP phone records in probe
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press in what the news cooperative's top executive called a “massive and unprecedented intrusion” into how news organizations gather the ne...
May 13, 2013 - 4:08pm