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Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, pictured earlier this month, said Tuesday she "did not hear that word used" when asked during a Senate hearing about a vulgarity attributed to President Donald Trump. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Asked about Trump's vulgar comments, DHS secretary says, 'I did not hear that word used'
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Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota Management and Budget announces a $1.5 billion public works proposal Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. With him is President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposal
54 min 23 sec ago
Conquistadors from the 16th century as depicted in a painting from the 1700s.   Library of Congress
Scientists find possible cause for mystery epidemic that wiped out Mexico 500 years ago
1 hour 23 min ago
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Klimek pleads not guilty in 2013 murder case
2 hours 5 min ago
Vice President Mike Pence after the weekly Republican Senate luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 4, 2018. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
A pastor lights into President Trump - with Vice President Pence sitting in the front pew
2 hours 40 min ago
A Bird Island home was destroyed in a fire Monday, Jan. 15, following a possible explosion. Forum News Service photo
Fire after possible explosion destroys central Minn. home
2 hours 40 min ago
Florida love triangle led to a murder-for-hire plot, police say. But the wrong woman was killed.
3 hours 9 min ago
Water flows into a tailings pond at the Suncor Energy oil sands mine in this aerial photograph taken near Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada, on June 4, 2015. (Ben Nelms/Bloomberg)
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
3 hours 14 min ago
Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, delivers remarks during a vote on net neutrality, as seen on a TV inside a media overflow room at the FCC headquarters in Washington, Dec. 14, 2017. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
50 senators endorse resolution to restore FCC net neutrality regulations
4 hours 38 min ago
13 siblings, some shackled and malnourished, rescued from California house, police say
5 hours 16 min ago
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Minn. homeless shelter responds to claims it kicked out family after argument
5 hours 22 min ago
George Melford Nygaard, 108, a North Dakota native reads the Benson County Farmers-Press, the paper from his hometown area, in his Norway home. Photo courtesy of Jens Haugen
At 108, ND native is Norway's oldest man
5 hours 54 min ago
January 15, 2018
This photo taken after the 1918 fires shows the burned out remains of Cloquet City Hall and jail (back left) behind the Sommerfield store and Washington School on the right. Photo courtesy of the Carlton County Historical Society
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
16 hours 35 sec ago
DFL governor candidate and State Auditor Rebecca Otto stands to answer a question on health care in a forum Monday evening in the Beaux Arts Ballroom at BSU. Candidates from left are: St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman, District 64A Rep. Erin Murphy, St. Paul, Otto, May Township, District 61B Rep. Paul Thissen, Minneapolis and U.S. Congressman Tim Walz, MN-01. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
16 hours 1 min ago
 A caribou helicoptered from Michipichoten Island on lake Superior is released on the Slate Islands over the weekend. Ontario wildlife officials are trying to save some of the region's last caribou herd by moving them to an island with no wolves. Photo courtesy Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.
Lake Superior caribou helicoptered to island with no wolves
16 hours 26 min ago
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