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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Last day for lake trout: Season closes in Apostle Islands area as quota reached
Grand Forks 'Love Wins' rally protests violence in Charlottesville
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
New view of achievement gap: Lawsuit spurs Twin Cities superintendents to change their approach to improving education equity
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Busch dominates for ninth NASCAR Xfinity win at Bristol
Drag racing: Struggles continue for NHRA locals
Cook moves closer to being starter
Anna "Ann" Prince
William J. Sliney
Edith M. Allen
Pearl Rose Keenan
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bringing the Democratic party back to its roots
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A far cry from the quest for equality
Incontinence shouldn't block people from seeking medical help
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
July 14, 2017
U.S. House passes $700 billion annual defense bill
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives passed its version of a massive annual defense bill on Friday, leaving out controversial amendments...
July 14, 2017 - 1:57pm
June 20, 2017
Republican wins costly congressional bid in Georgia in race widely seen as referendum on Trump
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Republican Karen Handel won a hotly contested Georgia congressional race on Tuesday, fending off a Democratic challenge...
June 20, 2017 - 10:02pm
May 26, 2017
Gianforte wins Montana special election, apologizes for attacking reporter
BOZEMAN, Mont. — Montana Republican Greg Gianforte narrowly beat a political novice to win a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives...
May 26, 2017 - 6:14am
May 19, 2017
U.S. House to send healthcare bill to Senate in a few weeks, speaker says
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives will send its healthcare overhaul plan passed earlier this month to the Senate in a couple of...
May 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 4, 2017
U.S. House approves tighter North Korea sanctions
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation on Thursday to tighten sanctions on North Korea by targeting...
May 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 27, 2017
Western Minnesota's Rep. Collin Peterson says he's running again
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Longtime U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., is running for re-election, a Washington, D.C.-based publication reports....
April 27, 2017 - 3:06pm
April 19, 2017
Runoff likely after strong showing from Democrat in much-watched Georgia congressional race
DUNWOODY, Ga. - A novice Democratic candidate weathered attacks from President Donald Trump and finished well ahead of his Republican rivals...
April 19, 2017 - 7:12am
March 31, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Governor candidates look at rural Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's 2018 governor race so far focuses on rural Minnesota, where Republicans did so well in last November's election....
March 31, 2017 - 3:06pm
March 6, 2017
U.S. House Republicans unveil bill to repeal Obamacare
WASHINGTON - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives unveiled legislation on Monday to repeal the central tenets of the Obamacare healthcare...
March 6, 2017 - 5:14pm
March 1, 2017
U.S. House panel to probe possible Russia-Trump campaign collusion
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives intelligence committee will investigate allegations of collusion between Donald Trump's presidential...
March 1, 2017 - 8:01pm
April 3, 2014
GOP congressman grills MNsure leader
WASHINGTON — An Arizona congressman went on the offensive against Minnesota’s health insurance exchange during a U.S. House hearing Thursday in Washington. Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar shot his first question to MNsure interim CEO Scott Leitz, asking why the state would pay...
April 3, 2014 - 11:44pm
December 18, 2013
U.S. Senate passes budget deal, focus shifts to spending
By David Lawder and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate passed a two-year budget deal on Wednesday to ease automatic spending cuts and reduce the risk of a government shutdown, but fights were already breaking out over how to implement the budget pact. By...
December 18, 2013 - 6:16pm
June 20, 2013
Farm bill backers pledge to try again
WASHINGTON — U.S. House agriculture leaders will try, try again to pass a five-year farm bill. "It’s been four years and we are not going to give up now," U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson said Thursday after the House defeated on a 234-195 vote a bill setting federal agriculture...
June 20, 2013 - 11:47pm