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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
Dave & Vivian Swanson
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 3, 2017
Trump administration considering separating women, children at U.S.-Mexico border
WASHINGTON - Women and children crossing together illegally into the United States could be separated by U.S. authorities under a proposal being...
March 3, 2017 - 2:26pm
March 1, 2017
Senior al Qaeda leader killed by CIA drone strike
WASHINGTON - A Hellfire missile fired by a CIA drone killed al-Qaeda leader Abu al-Khayr al-Masri late on Sunday while he was riding in a car near the northwestern Syrian city of Idlib, a U.S. intelligence official said on Wednesday. The 59-year-old al-Masri, whose real name was Abdullah...
March 1, 2017 - 4:04pm
February 26, 2017
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
October 12, 2016
Immigration is a wash on wages, but an overall boost for economy, professor says
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made immigration a hot topic for the Nov. 8 election with his claims that...
October 12, 2016 - 8:06am
October 4, 2016
WikiLeaks' Assange signals release of documents before U.S. election
BERLIN, Germany — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Tuesday, the group would publish about 1 million documents related to the U.S....
October 4, 2016 - 8:59pm
September 27, 2016
WTO cuts 2016 world trade growth forecast
GENEVA — The World Trade Organization cut its forecast for global trade growth this year by more than a third on Tuesday, reflecting a...
September 27, 2016 - 9:40am
July 11, 2016
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Steve Benson
July 11, 2016 - 3:00am
February 17, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 17, 2016 - 6:00am
February 9, 2016
Trump, Sanders win U.S. nominating contests in New Hampshire
MANCHESTER, N.H. -- Riding a wave of voter anger at traditional politicians, billionaire Donald Trump won New Hampshire's Republican presidential...
February 9, 2016 - 9:13pm
January 20, 2016
It’s official, 2015 was warmest on record
DULUTH — The warmest year on Earth since records have been kept ended with the warmest month above average since records have been kept, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported Wednesday. The agency confirmed its earlier expectation that 2015 was the warmest...
January 20, 2016 - 10:55pm
January 12, 2016
Obama knocks Republicans for anti-Muslim rhetoric
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama knocked Republican presidential candidates for anti-Muslim rhetoric and accused critics on Tuesday of playing...
January 12, 2016 - 11:04pm
January 5, 2016
Letter: The erosion of our moral values
Face it. America is a Christian nation built by angry white Englishmen, not Buddhists, Hindus, Muslims, etc. Western civilization was built by Christians but we now live in a society where the Bible is seldom taught. Few can name the Gospels or even five of the Ten Commandments,...
January 5, 2016 - 2:00am
Report: U.S. women paid less in all industries, every level
By Patricia Reaney Reuters NEW YORK — Women in the United States are paid less for equal work than men in all industries and a new report released Thursday showed the widest discrepancy in wages is between married men and women with children. Fathers earned the highest overall...
November 5, 2015 - 11:16pm