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Man who stole from wealthy Minnesota philanthropist sent to prison
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
Federal lawsuit hopes to change way state, county 'unfairly' take away children --especially in black families
Minnesota firefighter catches baby dropped from apartment
Minnesota GOP sees land of opportunity in 8th District
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
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Area Softball: Flyers open with victory over Mora
Track and Field: Warriors sweep home event
Martial Arts: Black Arrow students medal at Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Tournament
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
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Opinion: When Barbara Bush said 'Damn'
Opinion: Well testing at the time of home sale just makes sense
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After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - April 24, 2018
Late ice-out: DNR crews face a challenge to get ramps and docks ready by fishing opener
New estimate shows healthy Mille Lacs smallmouth bass population
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
STDs rising in Minnesota
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
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'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
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April 19, 2018
Opinion: Ryan and Comey made the same mistake: They thought Clinton would win
Though very different men, soon-to-be-former House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and ousted FBI Director James Comey have something in common. Both...
April 19, 2018 - 7:30am
April 18, 2018
Paul Ryan moves to shore up his staying power a week after announcing his retirement
WASHINGTON - A week after his surprise decision to leave Congress, House Speaker Paul Ryan moved on several fronts this week to reassert control...
April 18, 2018 - 7:58am
April 17, 2018
Reader Opinion: The party of Lincoln
I really believe that the year 2018 will go down in history as the year the Republican Party, as we once knew it, died. That the party of Lincoln is now the party of Trump. That if there once was a conservative playbook, it has been totally rewritten. The part that had to do with...
April 17, 2018 - 7:30am
April 11, 2018
House Speaker Paul Ryan will not seek reelection
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., announced Wednesday he will retire at the end of his term, a historically unusual move that jolted...
April 11, 2018 - 8:14am
April 7, 2018
Congress is back at work, without much legislating on the agenda
WASHINGTON - When Congress returns Monday, lawmakers will confront numerous critical issues - including trade, immigration and digital privacy...
April 7, 2018 - 3:27pm
March 23, 2018
Congress passes $1.3 trillion, 2,232-page budget with little time to spare
WASHINGTON - Congress cleared a sweeping $1.3 trillion spending bill early Friday that doles out enormous increases to military and domestic...
March 23, 2018 - 7:28am
March 21, 2018
Other Opinion: Republicans need to protect Mueller
President Donald Trump's attacks on independent law enforcement - and on Special Counsel Robert Mueller in particular - have become more aggressive in recent days. That makes it all the more urgent that House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.,...
March 21, 2018 - 11:30am
March 5, 2018
Ryan splits with Trump as GOP lawmakers move to block planned tariffs
WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans are maneuvering to stop President Donald Trump from levying harsh tariffs on steel and aluminum imports,...
March 5, 2018 - 11:59am
January 30, 2018
House Speaker Ryan defends release of memo on alleged surveillance abuses, but warns against tying it to special counsel Mueller probe
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul D. Ryan on Tuesday defended the way that Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes handled a politically divisive...
January 30, 2018 - 11:36am
January 19, 2018
House passes stopgap spending bill, but a government shutdown still looms
WASHINGTON - The House passed a short-term extension of government funding late Thursday after Republican leaders, with help from President Donald...
January 19, 2018 - 6:54am
January 16, 2018
Opinion: Medicare part D - What President Trump must do
President Trump and Congress must end the pharmaceutical robbing of America. Every day Pfizer, Johnson and Johnson, Roche, Novartis, Merck, Sanofi and others are driving America's indebtedness toward another trillion dollars in drug money debt.
January 16, 2018 - 8:30am
January 12, 2018
Reader Opinion: Who will pay?
Recently I heard the "initial cost" of Trump's wall at $18 billion. Cost of "maintenance forever" isn't mentioned! What we could do with $18 billion for education, peace, food stamps, healthcare? It won't cost Trump $18 billion; it likely won't cost him a cent, now that he and fellow...
January 12, 2018 - 7:30am
January 2, 2018
Opinion Column: Republicans' New Year's delusion
WASHINGTON—Not unlike Congress, I have always been addicted to futile and meaningless resolutions. I don't know that they are futile and...
January 2, 2018 - 9:30am
December 21, 2017
Guest Opinion: Republicans have their own Obamacare now
WASHINGTON—Congratulations, Republicans. Now you have your own Obamacare. Emerging from their caucus meeting in the Capitol basement Tuesday morning, House Republicans were jubilant about their tax bill, which was on course to clear Congress on Wednesday. "It's a total winner,"...
December 21, 2017 - 8:30am
November 28, 2017
Democrats pull out of meeting with Trump after tweet on deal
WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats have backed out of a scheduled meeting with President Donald Trump, saying they will focus instead on negotiating...
November 28, 2017 - 11:35am