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Mille Lacs walleye fishing season to end in two weeks
Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
Hwy. 23 detour to end Friday between Clara City, Raymond
President Barack Obama tours Louisiana promises support
NLS breaks ground on $20.6 million project
Vikings can't wait to christen new digs
Vikings' Trae Waynes aims to seize the day in Sunday's preseason game
Fans welcome 'golden' Lynx players back home
Twins' Santiago undergoing mechanics makeover
Roundup: BBE tennis opens with tough loss to LPGE
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Hulu ends free streaming service
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Reader News: Celebrating 150 years of Martin Hanson Aasen
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Henry (Hank) Wiegmann
Almut E. Yohe
Edward A. Hewett
Jeremy Robert Thiel
Jerome "Poncho" Schneider
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
Commentary: Trump's bitter Virginia cocktail
Update: Charges filed against man in death of 5-year-old Watkins girl
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