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Audit: Minn. welfare programs have lax eligibility checks
It's back: Minnesota Senate has plan to revive Real ID
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
State Fair doughnut fry leads to political fray
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
CMCS rebounds to play for consolation crown
State Basketball: CMCS rebounds in consolation bracket
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Gophers riding turnaround into NCAA Tournament
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
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
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Derald F. Rolfsmeier
Loren E. Meyer
Ruth O. Jones
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
Dave & Vivian Swanson
March 8, 2017
U.S. senators ask government for evidence Obama wiretapped Trump
WASHINGTON -- Two senior senators asked the FBI and Justice Department on Wednesday, March 8, for any information they have on President Donald...
March 8, 2017 - 3:11pm
March 5, 2017
Iraqi forces close in on Mosul's main government buildings, commander says
BAGHDAD - U.S.-backed Iraqi forces are about to reach the main government complex in Mosul, their next target in the offensive to dislodge Islamic...
March 5, 2017 - 9:55am
March 2, 2017
Companies back transgender rights in Supreme Court fight
WASHINGTON - A coalition of 53 companies on Thursday backed transgender rights at the U.S. Supreme Court, signing on to a brief supporting a...
March 2, 2017 - 10:48am
February 26, 2017
White House: Trump might support probe into Yemen raid
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump might support an investigation into last month's U.S. raid in Yemen that killed several al Qaeda militants but also left a Navy SEAL and several civilians dead, the White House said on Sunday. "I haven't had the chance to speak with him directly...
February 26, 2017 - 2:49pm
Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with U.S.
DUBAI - Iran launched naval drills at the mouth of the Gulf and the Indian Ocean on Sunday, a naval commander said, as tensions with the United...
February 26, 2017 - 2:08pm
U.S. condemns attacks on special monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine
WASHINGTON - The United States on Sunday condemned an attack on special monitoring missions in eastern Ukraine and called on Russia and the separatist forces it backs to immediately observe the ceasefire under the Minsk agreements. "We condemn Friday's targeting of OSCE special...
February 26, 2017 - 1:55pm
February 20, 2017
Trump baffles Sweden with crime comment, says it was based on TV report
STOCKHOLM/WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) - A day after falsely suggesting there was an immigration-related security incident in Sweden, President...
February 20, 2017 - 6:36am
February 19, 2017
Suicide bomb in market in Somalia capital kills 39
MOGADISHU - A car bomb ripped through a market in Mogadishu on Sunday, killing 39 people and injuring around 50, a local official said, days after Somalia elected a new president. The car was driven by a suicide bomber, said Ahmed Abdulle Afrax, the mayor of Wadajir district where...
February 19, 2017 - 12:38pm
February 11, 2017
Top Federal Reserve official resigns as bank deregulation looms
WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve Board's top bank regulator said on Friday he would resign, giving a boost to President Donald Trump's...
February 11, 2017 - 4:10am
February 8, 2017
Senate confirms Jeff Sessions as Attorney General
LOS ANGELES - Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) was confirmed as President Trump's attorney general on Wednesday following a bruising, protracted...
February 8, 2017 - 7:45pm
February 4, 2017
Father of Louvre attacker says son is not a terrorist
CAIRO -- The father of the machete-wielding man who was shot by a guard as he tried to enter Paris's Louvre museum said on Saturday his son...
February 4, 2017 - 11:43am
February 2, 2017
Amazon forecasts lower operating income as costs rise
Amazon.com Inc forecast a bigger-than-expected fall in operating income for the current quarter as the company continues to spend heavily on...
February 2, 2017 - 3:31pm
January 29, 2017
Iraqis with ties to U.S. are first to sue over Trump immigration order
NEW YORK — An initial volley in a potential barrage of legal challenges to President Donald Trump's new restrictions on immigration came on Saturday on behalf of two Iraqis with ties to U.S. security forces who were detained at New York's JFK Airport. In a lawsuit filed in federal...
January 29, 2017 - 10:00am
January 28, 2017
U.S. economy slows on wider trade gap; business spending rises
WASHINGTON — U.S. economic growth slowed sharply in the fourth quarter as a plunge in shipments of soybeans weighed on exports, but steady...
January 28, 2017 - 9:32am
January 27, 2017
McCain warns Trump not to lift sanctions on Russia
WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator John McCain, commenting Friday on speculation that President Donald Trump may lift sanctions on Russia, said...
January 27, 2017 - 10:38pm