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October 5, 2017
Rep. Tim Murphy, R-Penn.
GOP lawmaker won't seek reelection after reports he asked woman to get abortion
October 5, 2017 - 7:01am
October 4, 2017
Ted McKinney, who in 2017 President Donald Trump nominated to be top U.S.Department of Agriculture trade official.
Minnesotans headed to USDA
October 4, 2017 - 4:49pm
Minnesota state Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls talks to reporters during the 2017 legislative session. During the session, it put the brakes on a bill to revise car dealer franchise laws. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Car dealers take on carmakers over legislation
October 4, 2017 - 2:36pm
Congressman Collin Peterson, D-Minn., speaks about the 50-million dollars that will go toward conservation efforts in the Red River Valley basin Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at the Marriot in Moorhead, Minn. Peterson was accompanied by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Senators Amy Klobuchar, John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp and Representative Kevin Cramer. Nick Wagner / The Forum
Here's how much money Minn. candidates have received from gun rights lobbyists
October 4, 2017 - 2:20pm
October 3, 2017
Xcel Energy / Special to The Forum
Xcel Energy proposes legal separation for ND operations
October 3, 2017 - 3:23pm
President Donald Trump talks to reporters as first lady Melania Trump looks on, before they board Marine One for a trip to Puerto Rico, at the White House in Washington, Oct. 3, 2017. Trump plans to tour the island recently ravaged by Hurricane Maria. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times. Copyright The New York Times, 2017.)
President Trump praises himself for administration's 'great job' in Puerto Rico
October 3, 2017 - 10:49am
Dem Congressman: Why I boycotted Congress's latest empty moment of silence for gun victims
October 3, 2017 - 9:48am
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s lawyer, speaks to reporters after a closed-door meeting with the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 19, 2017. Cohen told Senate investigators on Tuesday that the president’s critics were using rumors and innuendo about Russian interference in the election in an attempt to undercut Trump’s presidency. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Trump's company had more contact with Russia during campaign, according to documents turned over to investigators
October 3, 2017 - 8:28am
Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly, at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 27, 2016. Giffords, is a former congresswoman who emerged as a key advocate for tighter gun laws after she was gravely wounded in a mass shooting. (Stephen Crowley/The New York Times. Copyright The New York Times, 2017.)
Amid mass shootings, GOP-controlled Congress remains focused on loosening gun laws
October 3, 2017 - 7:13am
October 2, 2017
Minnesota Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman announces individual health insurance policy rates on Monday, Oct. 2, 2018. Many rates will fall slightly for 2018, but Minnesotans who receive state discounts this year will pay more. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Individual health insurance news better than a year ago
October 2, 2017 - 7:11pm
The Minnesota Sex Offender Program facility at Moose Lake, Minn. (Forum News Service file photo)
US high court leaves Minnesota sex offender program running
October 2, 2017 - 5:17pm
President Donald Trump delivers a statement about the mass shooting at a concert in Las Vegas the night before, in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington, Oct. 2, 2017. Trump conveyed a message of unity Monday as he addressed the nation to share his sadness and offer prayers for those killed or injured in one of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Trump plans to visit Las Vegas on Wednesday, calls shooting 'an act of pure evil'
October 2, 2017 - 12:15pm
FILE -- President Donald Trump talks with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the Palace Hotel in New York, Sept. 20, 2017. Tillerson is scheduled to arrive in Beijing Sept. 30 amid confusing signals about Trump’s position on North Korea. (Doug Mills / New York Times. Copyright New York Times)
Trump contradicts Tillerson on North Korea, the latest in a series of put-downs
October 2, 2017 - 7:24am
September 29, 2017
Three citizens taunt and yell at a police officer in a side doorway of the Fourth Precint, as a large crowd demanding accountability in the Jamar Clark shooting and killing confront Minneapolis Police officers in front of the Minneapolis Fourth Police Precinct building on Plymouth Avenue North, Nov. 18, 2015. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Capitol Chatter: Council suggests better police-community communication
September 29, 2017 - 3:32pm
File photo of Oprah Winfrey at the DVF Awards in the United Nations building, March 9, 2012. (Emily Berl/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Oprah just teased a run for president in 2020
September 29, 2017 - 11:32am