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November 16, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks during a conference with state and local military veterans leaders at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, Nov. 15, 2018. (Al Drago/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Trump says he's finished writing answers to questions from Mueller
November 16, 2018 - 12:47pm
Few voters verify ID under North Dakota's new 'set aside' ballot system
November 16, 2018 - 12:42pm
Ernest Barta
Politicians re-elected despite DUI charges
November 16, 2018 - 12:19pm
Cindy McCain, wife of late-Sen. John S. McCain says a prayer at his casket as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda.  Washington Post photo by Jonathan Newton
Cindy McCain on Trump: The country needs a leader, not a 'negative Nancy'
November 16, 2018 - 11:57am
Cindy McCain, wife of late-Sen. John S. McCain says a prayer at his casket as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda.  Washington Post photo by Jonathan Newton
Cindy McCain on Trump: The country needs a leader, not a 'negative Nancy'
November 16, 2018 - 11:57am
Dana Johnson
Former Crookston official accuses city leaders of illegal hiring, lying
November 16, 2018 - 6:00am
November 15, 2018
U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer, R-Minn.,
Emmer to lead U.S.House GOP campaign committee
November 15, 2018 - 8:27pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton   Forum News Service file photo
Gov. Dayton back in hospital after post-surgery complications
November 15, 2018 - 8:04pm
Scott Gottlieb, commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, on Thursday announced efforts to reduce the underage use of e-cigarettes and flavored cigars. In September, he said youth vaping had reached "epidemic" proportions. Photo by Astrid Riecken for The Washington Post.
FDA unveils sweeping anti-tobacco effort to reduce underage vaping and smoking
November 15, 2018 - 6:22pm
Tyrell Heaton
South Dakota native hopes to be Democratic presidential nominee in 2020
November 15, 2018 - 5:21pm
President Trump, center, speaks in the Oval Office on Thursday. He told reporters that the White House is looking "very strongly" at Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance and reiterated his opposition to punishing Saudi Arabia by blocking arms sales. "There are other things we can do," he said. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
US sanctions 17 Saudis allegedly involved in killing of journalist Khashoggi
November 15, 2018 - 2:14pm
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco on Sept. 13, 2018. Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Pelosi says she has the votes to become the next House speaker
November 15, 2018 - 1:57pm
Incumbent Manhattan Beach (Minn.) mayor Paul Allen (left) selects a card from a deck after his challenger, Kevin Larson, drew the three of hearts during the special tiebreaker council meeting Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at Manhattan Beach City Hall. Erin Bormett / Forum News Service
Luck of the draw: 9 of diamonds re-elects Minnesota mayor
November 15, 2018 - 1:09pm
From left: Bob Rost, Diane Knauf and Tom Falck
Rost, Knauf and Falck win in recount for Grand Forks County Commission vote
November 15, 2018 - 11:44am
Watch: Mayor Mike Brown dances for reopening of North 42nd Street
November 15, 2018 - 7:51am