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Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
Keep or dump MNsure, or is there an alternative?
Grand jury indicts Allwine on first-degree murder
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
Dokken: Having a blast with a fishing partner from the past
Florida offers SD native, Spurs assistant Hammon its head coaching job
State Basketball: CMCS rebounds in consolation bracket
Bears sign QB Sanchez to one-year deal
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
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
Ruth O. Jones
John E. Vold
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?
September 19, 2016
Trump says White House is downplaying threat from Islamic State after St. Cloud, East Coast incidents
WASHINGTON—Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign accused the White House of downplaying the threat posed by Islamic...
September 19, 2016 - 8:55pm
Police arrest New York bombing suspect following gunfight
ELIZABETH, N.J.—Police arrested an Afghanistan-born American suspected of carrying out this weekend's bombing in New York City that injured...
September 19, 2016 - 6:38pm
Police search for terrorism link in New York blast that injured 29
NEW YORK—Investigators sifted through blast remnants Sunday, examined video and scoured the scene of an explosion that wounded 29 people...
September 19, 2016 - 8:49am
September 18, 2016
Officer, suspect ID'd in Minnesota mall stabbings
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—The FBI is investigating the Crossroads Center knife attacks Saturday in St. Cloud, Minn., as "a potential act of terrorism." Nine...
September 18, 2016 - 3:52pm
September 11, 2016
U.S. honors 9/11 victims 15 years after attacks
NEW YORK—Americans commemorated the 15th anniversary of the Sept.
September 11, 2016 - 9:46pm
August 18, 2016
Twitter suspends 235,000 more terrorism-related accounts
LOS ANGELES—Twitter said it has shut down 235,000 accounts in the last six months for violating its policies prohibiting the promotion...
August 18, 2016 - 4:03pm
July 25, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
July 25, 2016 - 1:00am
July 16, 2016
Classified portion of 9/11 report released
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Congress on Friday released a long-classified section of the official report on the Sept. 11 attacks that discussed...
July 16, 2016 - 10:23am
Letter: The dire threat of terrorism
The United States, Turkey and Indonesia recently experienced firsthand the increasingly violent world in which we live. There is a lot of debate on the causes or precursors of the violence in Orlando: homophobia, guns, domestic abuse and mental instability. All of these issues likely...
July 16, 2016 - 4:01am
July 12, 2016
Commentary: This attack on Dallas Police was terrorism
The gunning down of five cops in Dallas was terrorism, pure and simple. The lunatic who did it framed his rampage as retaliation for police shootings of African-Americans. But these were not two sides of the same coin. They were different coins altogether.
July 12, 2016 - 12:30pm
June 22, 2016
Official: Terror recruitment in Minnesota is real
Some Twin Cities Somalis are “in denial” about the threat of terror recruitment and should work with law enforcement to fight the ongoing...
June 22, 2016 - 12:12am
June 17, 2016
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
June 17, 2016 - 12:10am
June 13, 2016
Minnesota’s Muslim and LGBT leaders seek solidarity
MINNEAPOLIS — As a Muslim religious leader, Imam Mohammed Dukuly treads a fine line when he talks about the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, that left 49 people dead Sunday at a gay nightclub. His faith, he said, does not embrace gay rights, but it would never condone the actions...
June 13, 2016 - 10:00pm
June 12, 2016
Obama calls Orlando nightclub shooting an attack on all Americans
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Sunday described the worst mass shooting in U.S. history as "an act of terror" and "an act of hate," saying the massacre of 50 people at a packed gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida was an attack on all Americans. "Today as Americans...
June 12, 2016 - 3:05pm
Fifty people killed in massacre at Florida nightclub
ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - A gunman killed 50 people and injured 53 in a crowded gay nightclub in the tourist hub of Orlando, Florida, early on...
June 12, 2016 - 10:15am