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Real state budget talks start with Minnesota two-step
A perm and color for your lashes? New trends make summer makeup easy
Western Minnesota's Rep. Collin Peterson says he's running again
Minnesota milk producers find new processors to fill void
Man slashes tires on Menards trucks after they wouldn’t take return without receipt
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Kolpack: A photo of Janis Thompson would be worth a million memories to her sister
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Lavon "Vonnie" Anderson
Edythe O. Jacobson
Marcella M. Stager
Marlys Selma Vilhauer
Tribune Opinion: Destination Playground: We can build it if you help volunteer
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
May 19, 2015
Commentary: Twisted talk from Walker
SAN DIEGO — Wisconsin is known for its cheese. But, when talking about immigration, Gov. Scott Walker is becoming famous for his whine. In recent weeks, Walker has flip-flopped, gotten facts wrong, and pandered to extremists. During a recent trip to Iowa, the likely 2016 Republican...
May 19, 2015 - 1:00am
May 18, 2015
Commentary: The Halperin-Cruz teaching moment
SAN DIEGO—Latinos, especially immigrants, are well-known for doing other people's chores for them—cutting their lawns, cleaning their homes, cooking their food. So it was refreshing to see Mark Halperin step forward recently to do a couple of things for us. First,...
May 18, 2015 - 12:43am
May 9, 2015
Commentary: On fight night, an insult packs a punch
SAN DIEGO—The people who put together the mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao had a special Cinco de Mayo gift for Latino boxing fans: a finger in their eye. I can't believe the organizers and promoters—which included Top Rank Inc., Mayweather...
May 9, 2015 - 7:55am
April 27, 2015
Commentary: Chris Christie is who he is
SAN DIEGO—What if it turns out the media are wrong about Chris Christie? Where does the New Jersey governor go to set the record straight? That's right. There is no such place. And once the media stick a label on you, it doesn't come off easily. The dominant narrative...
April 27, 2015 - 2:56am
April 25, 2015
Commentary: On immigration, Rand Paul speaks in circles
SAN DIEGO—Now that he is running for president, Rand Paul will be traveling all over the country. And when talking about "amnesty" for illegal immigrants, he's already all over the map. For one thing, it seems that Paul—who has repeatedly declared his support for...
April 25, 2015 - 1:51am
April 20, 2015
Commentary: Let's just parent!
SAN DIEGO—Michelle Obama is a good mother. When raising her daughters, 13-year-old Sasha and 16-year-old Malia, the first lady means business. She takes the job very seriously. Even when the girls were younger, she didn't pass off her parental duty to nannies or baby sitters. Obama...
April 20, 2015 - 2:18am
April 14, 2015
Commentary: California water crisis is real
SAN DIEGO—In the Bible, Jesus turns water into wine. But in California, there are those who would take that miracle in the other direction. The Golden State needs water, and lots of it. The place has been parched for the past four years as it suffers through a record drought—the...
April 14, 2015 - 1:35am
April 11, 2015
Commentary: The Mex-churian Candidate?
SAN DIEGO - What's Spanish for "oops"? As an assimilated Mexican-American, I have no idea. But I bet Jeb Bush does since his Spanish is much better than mine. The former Florida governor went to Twitter this week to claim that he simply made a mistake when he filled in the...
April 11, 2015 - 1:46am
August 19, 2014
Commentary: Called out for coziness
SAN DIEGO — The National Association of Hispanic Journalists is getting good at producing embarrassing headlines. Last year, at the NAHJ’s conference in Anaheim, Calif., the organization’s leaders rolled over and allowed one of the panelists — John Perez, then the Democratic...
August 19, 2014 - 2:00am
May 1, 2014
Commentary: Immigration: A two-way road
SAN DIEGO — When it comes to insults in the immigration debate, Republicans can dish it out. But they can’t take it. When playing to nativists,...
May 1, 2014 - 2:00am
December 21, 2012
Commentary: There are no easy answers
By Ruben Navarrette SAN DIEGO — Given the selfserving way in which many reacted to the news of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., one really has to ask gun-control advocates: “Have you no decency?” How about giving a horrified and heartbroken...
December 21, 2012 - 7:13am