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Records published Oct. 1
Fall bulbs bring May flowers
Across 50 years, bond with patients is constant feature of Rice dialysis program
Willmar council to act Monday on polling places, judges
Moore leads Lynx over Mercury
Breaking into the win column
Gophers' goals require Big Ten road wins
Roundup: Benson tennis team downs LQPV/DB
Vikings' Munnerlyn loves Beckham's passion
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Meander weekend features celebration of art, community
Celebrating the spirit of the landscape he loves
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
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Alec Baldwin is ‘Saturday Night Live’s’ new Donald Trump
Citizens getting caught up in Minnesota River cleanup
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Eugene Robinson: Clinton delivers a Trump beat-down
Ed Downey letter: Baker's broadband plan flawed
Nancy Chamberlain letter: Sawatzky will work for Kandiyohi County
EJ Dionne: Clinton moves the election in her direction
September 29, 2016
Anheuser-Busch to pay SEC $6 million to settle bribery charges
Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A., the world's largest brewer, has agreed to pay $6 million to settle charges that it had violated U.S. foreign bribery...
September 29, 2016 - 4:02pm
Senate approves funding bill to avert government shutdown
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Senate approved a stop-gap funding bill to avert a looming federal government shutdown on Wednesday after Republicans and Democrats agreed to help Flint, Michigan, resolve its drinking water crisis. Lawmakers voted 72-26 to adopt the short-term continuing...
September 29, 2016 - 11:32am
September 21, 2016
Clinton calls national security team after attacks, as Trump challenges her credentials
WASHINGTON/HIGH POINT, N.C.—Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton consulted national security advisers on Tuesday, Sept. 20, after weekend bomb blasts renewed fears of domestic attacks, as Republican Donald Trump accused her of pushing policies that made the United...
September 21, 2016 - 7:14pm
Gasoline shortages highlight U.S. dependence on Colonial pipeline
NEW YORK—Drivers from Tennessee and Georgia to New Jersey may soon breathe a collective sigh of relief as service is restored on Colonial Pipeline, cutting gasoline prices that have surged following a leak on the key line. Still, the 12-day disruption on Colonial, the main artery...
September 21, 2016 - 7:03pm
September 20, 2016
U.S. probing Afghan-born bomber's motive, foreign travel
LINDEN, N.J.—U.S. investigators are looking for clues to why an Afghanistan-born man might have planted bombs around the New York area...
September 20, 2016 - 8:21pm
September 9, 2016
White House names retired Air Force general as first cyber security chief
WASHINGTON—The White House on Thursday named a retired U.S. Air Force general as the government's first federal cyber security chief, a...
September 9, 2016 - 9:58am
U.S. weather forecaster says La Nina no longer likely in fall, winter
NEW YORK—A U.S. government weather forecaster reduced its outlook Thursday for La Nina conditions to develop during the Northern Hemisphere fall and winter 2016/17, saying neutral conditions were more likely. The Climate Prediction Center, an agency of the National Weather Service,...
September 9, 2016 - 9:55am
September 2, 2016
Will Putin spring an October surprise?
WASHINGTON—The Russians have just given us a late summer glimpse of a potential October surprise.
September 2, 2016 - 1:40am
August 31, 2016
First U.S.-Cuba scheduled passenger flight in decades takes off
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.—The first regularly scheduled commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than half a century departed...
August 31, 2016 - 9:37am
August 23, 2016
Massacre reports show US inability to curb Iraq militias
WASHINGTON—Shi'ite militias in Iraq detained, tortured and abused far more Sunni civilians during the American-backed capture of the town...
August 23, 2016 - 2:21pm
August 22, 2016
Childhood abuse linked to worse survival odds for adult women
Girls who suffer maltreatment and abuse may be less likely to survive into middle age than their peers who don't experience physical or mental torment growing up, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined data on self-reported abuse from a national sample of almost 6,300 adults,...
August 22, 2016 - 9:43am
August 19, 2016
AT&T, Apple, Google to work on 'robocall' crackdown
WASHINGTON—More than 30 major technology companies are joining the U.S. government to crack down on automated, prerecorded telephone calls that regulators have labeled a "scourge." AT&T Inc, Google parent Alphabet Inc, Apple Inc, Verizon Communications Inc and Comcast Corp are...
August 19, 2016 - 3:40pm
Two U.S. swimmers land in Miami after Olympic Committee apology
MIAMI/RIO DE JANEIRO—Two U.S. swimmers accused of fabricating a story about being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio Games landed in Miami...
August 19, 2016 - 1:00pm
Olympic swinner Ryan Lochte apologizes for behavior in Rio
LOS ANGELES—Ryan Lochte has finally broken his silence, apologizing for his "behavior" in Rio following police claims that he and fellow...
August 19, 2016 - 12:59pm
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