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Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored
Faith, forgiveness help Minnesota parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
Zoo in Minnesota to raise two more rare snow leopards
Girls on flight to Minneapolis barred for wearing leggings without dresses
Girls Basketball: Oman a Class AA All-State first-teamer
Local Roundup: Warrior softball team opens season in crossover
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
NCAA Tournament: Maye lifts Tar Heels to Final Four
Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
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March 22, 2017
North Korea missile test fails as tensions simmer
SEOUL - A North Korean missile appeared to have exploded on Wednesday, March 22, just after it was launched, the U.S. and South Korean militaries...
March 22, 2017 - 10:34am
March 21, 2017
Drone-catchers emerge on a new aerial frontier
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. - The enemy drone whined in the distance. The Interceptor, a drone-hunting machine from Silicon Valley startup Airspace Systems,...
March 21, 2017 - 11:00am
March 19, 2017
Trump: North Korea's Kim 'acting very, very badly'
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday, March 19, criticized North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, saying he was "acting very,...
March 19, 2017 - 3:55pm
March 14, 2017
Lawmakers grill U.S. military leaders over nude photo sharing scandal
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators grilled the Navy and the Marine Corps' top leaders on Tuesday, March 14, amid a growing scandal involving a private...
March 14, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 11, 2017
Families welcome Duluth's U.S. Army Reserve 312th Company home
DULUTH, Minn. — Some family members held flags, while others held up handwritten signs welcoming their loved ones home. Little kids sat...
March 11, 2017 - 9:43pm
February 27, 2017
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
WASHINGTON—A Pentagon-led preliminary plan to defeat Islamic State was delivered to the White House on Monday, Feb. 27, and U.S. Defense...
February 27, 2017 - 8:24pm
Trump seeks 'historic' increase of 9 percent in U.S. military's budget
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump is seeking what he called a "historic" 9 percent increase in military spending, even as the United States...
February 27, 2017 - 5:31pm
February 25, 2017
Lawmakers consider adding 2 Minnesota veterans homes
ST. PAUL—Advocates for the construction of two new state-run veterans homes in greater Minnesota say they may have finally gained legislative...
February 25, 2017 - 7:53am
February 24, 2017
Trump vows military to be ‘bigger and better and stronger than ever before’
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.—President Donald Trump heaped criticism on what he called purveyors of "fake news" on Friday, Feb. 24, at a gathering...
February 24, 2017 - 4:04pm
January 20, 2017
U.S. air strike kills more than 100 al Qaeda members
WASHINGTON — A U.S. air strike on Thursday targeting an al Qaeda training camp in Syria killed more than 100 militants, a U.S. defense official said on Friday, Jan. 20. The strike took place just a day before the end of President Barack Obama's presidency and a day after more...
January 20, 2017 - 9:59pm
January 7, 2017
2016 Year in Review: In other news
KMS band plays at Pearl Harbor The KMS Marching Saints marching band took part in the 75th anniversary observance of the attack on Pearl Harbor...
January 7, 2017 - 6:12am
December 17, 2016
'It is ours': U.S. asking for China to return seized underwater drone
WASHINGTON—A Chinese warship has seized an underwater drone deployed by a U.S. oceanographic vessel in the South China Sea, triggering...
December 17, 2016 - 1:06am
December 8, 2016
No draft for women in $618.7 billion annual defense bill heading to Obama
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passed a compromise version of an annual defense policy bill Thursday, without controversial...
December 8, 2016 - 8:41pm
December 7, 2016
Shock, aftermath of Pearl Harbor attack laid out at U.S. museum
NATICK, Mass.—A telegram telling of the attack on Pearl Harbor and a West Point cadet's letter afterwards seeking advice from his father,...
December 7, 2016 - 6:00am
December 5, 2016
Abe to become first Japanese PM to visit Pearl Harbor
TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Pearl Harbor this month with U.S. President Barack Obama, becoming his country's...
December 5, 2016 - 5:11pm