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U.S. court puts Obamacare case on hold until Trump takes office
Abe to become first Japanese PM to visit Pearl Harbor
Dog found in rubble of downtown Sioux Falls building 48 hours after it collapsed
Willmar police officer escapes injury in early-morning rollover crash
Olivia woman injured in Highway 71 crash
Dragons place third at own invite
Aus, Struxness earning big rodeo wins, cash
Card gymnast place third at Becker
Gophers accept bid to Holiday Bowl in San Diego Dec. 27
Slagter paces Cards at Monticello invite
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Dorothy M. Peterson
Helen W. Olson
Roger K. Straight
Virginia L. Anderson
Ronald J. Fernholz
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
January 20, 2015
Obama urges skeptical Republicans to back his ‘middle-class economics’
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama challenged the Republican-led Congress Tuesday to break out of the “tired old patterns” of confrontational...
January 20, 2015 - 11:24pm
January 11, 2015
‘Boyhood,’ ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ Top Golden Globe Awards
By Ramin Setoodeh Variety.com LOS ANGELES — “Boyhood” continued its award season streak by winning three awards, including best drama,...
January 11, 2015 - 11:03pm
January 9, 2015
Epic divorce of Oklahoma oil baron may end after ex-wife deposits check
Sue Ann Arnall, the ex-wife of Oklahoma oil magnate Harold Hamm, has deposited a handwritten $975 million divorce check, Hamm's lawyer said on...
January 9, 2015 - 9:32am
December 29, 2014
U.S., Mexico reach deal to suspend sugar anti-dumping, countervailing duty cases
FARGO, N.D. — The U.S. Department of Commerce has reached an agreement with the Mexican government and sugar producers to suspend the anti-dumping and countervailing duty cases against Mexican sugar imports. The deal is causing cautious optimism among sugar producers and criticism...
December 29, 2014 - 9:58pm
December 22, 2014
Mexico to cease sugar flood
FARGO — The U.S. Department of Commerce has reached an agreement with the Mexican government and sugar producers that would prevent Mexico from flooding the U.S. market with cheap sugar. The deal is causing cautious optimism among sugar producers and criticism from sugar users. American...
December 22, 2014 - 10:19pm
December 16, 2014
Senate passes bill to allow ranchers, farmers to expense equipment purchased in 2014
WASHINGTON — A bill that would allow farmers, ranchers and other small businesses to expense equipment to run their operations is on its way to President Barack Obama’s desk. The Senate passed the one-year Tax Increase Prevention Act 76-16 Tuesday night. The measure extends Section...
December 16, 2014 - 11:01pm
December 2, 2014
Minnesota tree makes it to D.C.
The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree — an 88-foot white spruce from the Chippewa National Forest in Cass Lake — was lit Tuesday at the U.S. Capitol...
December 2, 2014 - 11:42pm
November 30, 2014
Holiday weekend store sales fall on early discounts, online growth
Early holiday promotions and rising online shopping took a toll on in-store U.S. sales during the Thanksgiving weekend as shoppers on average...
November 30, 2014 - 10:32pm
November 25, 2014
Missouri city smolders after racially charged riots overnight following grand jury decision
FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - The St. Louis area was braced for another day of protests on Tuesday after a grand jury cleared a white police officer...
November 25, 2014 - 7:00am
November 24, 2014
Missouri grand jury decison reached in fatal shooting of black teen, announcement to come soon
By Daniel Wallis and Ellen Wulfhorst FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - A Missouri grand jury has made a decision on whether to indict a white police...
November 24, 2014 - 1:20pm
July 10, 2014
Central U.S. to see cold snap next week
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The central United States will see temperatures well below normal next week as a low-pressure system pulls in colder...
July 10, 2014 - 11:05pm
April 29, 2014
Clippers owner Sterling banned for life from NBA for racist remarks, fined $2.5M
NEW YORK — The National Basketball Association banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the game for life on Tuesday and fined...
April 29, 2014 - 11:27pm
Six injured, suspect dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Georgia
ATLANTA -- Six people were hurt in a shooting at a FedEx Corp facility at a suburban Atlanta airport early on Tuesday, and the suspected shooter died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said. An active shooter was reported at the facility in Kennesaw, Georgia,...
April 29, 2014 - 10:11am
February 7, 2014
Jobs data improves, but weak exports may hurt growth
WASHINGTON — The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, in a boost to the labor market outlook and the broader economy.
February 7, 2014 - 9:37am
January 28, 2014
Obama lays out a go-it-alone approach in State of the Union address
WASHINGTON — President Obama vowed Tuesday to bypass a divided Congress and take action on his own to bolster America’s middle class in a...
January 28, 2014 - 11:33pm