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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
United Airlines reaches settlement with passenger dragged from plane
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
April 26, 2017
White House readies order to quit NAFTA
WASHINGTON - The White House is considering a draft executive order to withdraw the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement,...
23 hours 39 min ago
April 13, 2017
U.S. unleashes 'mother of all bombs' for first time in Afghanistan
WASHINGTON - The United States dropped a massive GBU-43 bomb, the largest non-nuclear bomb it has ever used in combat, in eastern Afghanistan...
April 13, 2017 - 12:04pm
Kremlin: Putin told Tillerson why U.S.-Russian ties in bad state
MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin used a meeting with visiting U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday, April 12, to give...
April 13, 2017 - 8:17am
April 12, 2017
Climate change upsets lives guided by nature, Native Americans say
CHUKUT KUK, Arizona - The impacts of climate change stretch from the loss of polar bear habitat to African crop failures to threatening a seasonal...
April 12, 2017 - 12:44pm
April 5, 2017
More people using seat belts in the U.S., but still not enough
Even though a growing number of Americans are wearing seat belts, there are very few places in the U.S. where more than nine in 10 people buckle...
April 5, 2017 - 4:38pm
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - When President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week to sweep away Obama-era climate change regulations,...
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
April 4, 2017
New U.S. spelling bee rules aim to prevent T-I-E-S
WASHINGTON - Scripps National Spelling Bee winners aced "gesellschaft" and "feldenkrais" to be named co-champions of last year's competition,...
April 4, 2017 - 2:18pm
Islamic State says U.S. 'being run by an idiot'
CAIRO - Islamic State said on Tuesday, April 4, the United States was drowning and "being run by an idiot". In the first official remarks by...
April 4, 2017 - 1:55pm
April 1, 2017
From forced labor to child begging, U.S. study reveals new forms of slavery
BOGOTA - From the exploitation of workers in carnivals to forcing people into door-to-door sales, more under-reported forms of modern slavery are emerging in the United States which need to be tackled, according to a report. The anti-slavery group Polaris said it had analyzed data...
April 1, 2017 - 7:00am
March 31, 2017
Ex-punk rocker challenging Ted Cruz for Senate seat
AUSTIN, Texas - A punk rocker-turned-congressman from Texas announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Ted Cruz on Friday,...
March 31, 2017 - 2:48pm
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
A U.S. appeals court on Friday, March 31, blocked the release of classified videos of a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner being force-fed while...
March 31, 2017 - 1:14pm
March 30, 2017
Being 26: A money checkup for biggest U.S. age group
NEW YORK - Callan Olive is about as adult as you can get for a 26-year-old. She and her husband, Isaac, who is also 26, own a house near Chicago...
March 30, 2017 - 9:30pm
Bedbugs, peacocks add to uptick in U.S. animal insurance claims
Bedbugs in hotel rooms and aggressive peacocks are some of the creatures behind an uptick in animal-related insurance claims filed by U.S. businesses,...
March 30, 2017 - 10:06am
March 28, 2017
Poop and fish guts for the National Rotten Sneaker win
NEW YORK - Seven young contestants from around the United States put their best and smelliest shoe forward at the 42nd National Rotten Sneaker...
March 28, 2017 - 4:36pm
March 27, 2017
U.S., Britain, France, others skip nuclear weapons ban treaty talks
UNITED NATIONS - The United States and almost 40 other countries, including Britain and France, will not join negotiations that start at the...
March 27, 2017 - 10:07am