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Lawmaker says speaker tied to anti-Muslim groups shouldn’t hold talk at Capitol
MPR says Garrison Keillor wasn't fired for simply touching 'a woman's bare back'
Ramsey County jail in St. Paul no longer taking detainees
Former Moorhead man accused of killing cats may have tried to get another pet
Minnesota Duluth falls by a goal at Minnesota State-Mankato
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Jacks gymnastics edged in DL
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Arnold "Connie" Larson Jr.
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Commentary: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
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Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
Passing the hat for a good cause
Neil Diamond says he has Parkinson's disease, will retire from touring
Oscar nominations 2018: 'The Shape of Water' leads with 13; 'Get Out' nominated for best picture
Around the Arts, January 21
Own the Stage: BHS show choir takes Grand Champion; annual dinner show coming up
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Ski-for-all: This full-body workout on two sticks appeals to young and old
Paul Bunyan State Trail to close for bridge repairs in July
FISH TALES: Finn Claypool on Lake Bemidji
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
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Delbert & Linda Olson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mom cherished kind words from Pioneer readers
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Matrilineal culture among Indigenous people
A February without a full moon
January 18, 2018
Spies fear former CIA officer may not face justice for suspected role in exposure of agents in China
Veteran U.S. spies were elated to learn of the arrest this week of a suspect in a long-running mole hunt within the CIA's ranks. But their mood was tempered by skepticism that the man will ever face charges for what some believe is his role in the exposure and deaths of several CIA...
January 18, 2018 - 7:15am
Putin phones Trump to thank him for CIA intel that foiled a planned terrorist attack in Russia
MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday phoned President Donald Trump to thank him for a tip from the CIA that thwarted a terrorist...
December 18, 2017 - 7:03am
May 23, 2017
CIA ex-chief cites signs of possible Trump campaign ties to Russia
WASHINGTON - Former CIA Director John Brennan said on Tuesday that he does not know whether President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign...
May 23, 2017 - 12:06pm
May 5, 2017
North Korea accuses CIA of 'bio-chemical' plot against leadership
SEOUL - North Korea on Friday accused the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency and South Korea's intelligence service of a plot to attack its "supreme...
May 5, 2017 - 7:44am
March 9, 2017
Julian Assange says WikiLeaks will share CIA hacking tools with tech companies
WASHINGTON -- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Thursday, March 9, his organization would provide technology companies with exclusive...
March 9, 2017 - 10:36am
March 8, 2017
Wikileaks' CIA hacking dump sends tech firms scrambling for fixes
FRANKFURT -- Tech companies must rapidly step up information sharing to protect users from prying eyes, a security software executive said on...
March 8, 2017 - 2:01pm
U.S. officials aware of CIA security breach in 2016, say WikiLeaks papers authentic
WASHINGTON -- U.S. intelligence and law enforcement officials said on Wednesday, March 8, that they have been aware since the end of last year...
March 8, 2017 - 12:16pm
March 7, 2017
WikiLeaks claims publication of secret CIA hacking tools
WASHINGTON -- WikiLeaks said on Tuesday, March 7, it had obtained a top-secret trove of hacking tools used by the CIA to break into phones, communication...
March 7, 2017 - 11:12am
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
August 13, 2014
Dick Polman: Why won’t Obama fire the liar?
We’re taught as kids that lying is bad, that liars should be held accountable. But in Washington, lying is so endemic and so flagrant that the perpetrators are rarely even rebuked. Case in point, CIA chief John Brennan. Back in 2008, voters fed up with the Bush team’s lies yearned...
August 13, 2014 - 1:21am
August 2, 2014
David Wise: Forcing the CIA to admit some ugly truths
George Tenet, who presided over the CIA when terrorist suspects were waterboarded and subjected to other forms of brutal “enhanced interrogation,” has set himself a near-impossible task. He is leading an effort to discredit an impending Senate committee report expected to lay...
August 2, 2014 - 10:44pm
June 9, 2014
Steve and Cokie Roberts: Governments hide, voters decide
Congress doesn't do much these days, but here's one bill that could command bipartisan support: a federal shield law protecting journalists against overzealous prosecutors. The urgency behind this measure increased sharply when the Supreme Court recently declined to take the case...
June 9, 2014 - 10:40pm
May 14, 2014
Nat Hentoff: Can the CIA survive Dianne Feinstein’s artillery?
Future American historians will marvel at how long the CIA engaged in such utter unconstitutional lawlessness as the torture of its captives and drone-plane executions of alleged terrorists — including U.S. citizens — without trials, using “kill lists” provided by President...
May 14, 2014 - 11:45pm
November 15, 2012
Obama responds warily to sex scandal, FBI probe
By NANCY BENAC, Associated Press Writer
November 15, 2012 - 12:12am