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First lady Melania Trump during a dinner with business leaders hosted by President Donald Trump at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., Aug. 7, 2018. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
First lady Melania Trump warns of 'destructive and harmful' side of social media
1 hour 4 min ago
Steve Bullock from Montana Office of the Governor
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, considering 2020 White House bid, now says he supports assault weapons ban
2 hours 44 min ago
Special Counsel Robert Mueller leaves a meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington on June 21, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Eric Thayer.
Trump calls Mueller lawyers 'thugs' and 'a National Disgrace!'
3 hours 23 min ago
August 19, 2018
Montana Governor Steve Bullock. Photo from Wikimedia Commons.
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, considering 2020 White House bid, now says he supports assault weapons ban
16 hours 55 min ago
Trump speechwriter fired amid scrutiny of appearance with white nationalists
17 hours 50 min ago
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview in San Francisco on Aug. 2, 2017. Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Twitter CEO admits 'left-leaning' bias but says it doesn't influence company policy
18 hours 29 min ago
National security adviser John Bolton listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet meeting at the White House on Aug 16. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Bolton says four foreign adversaries may try to interfere in US midterms
22 hours 50 min ago
President Donald Trump arrives at the airport in Morristown, N.J., to spend the weekend at his nearby golf resort, Aug. 17, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump lashes out at Russia probe, compares it to McCarthyism
23 hours 50 min ago
ICE arrested a wanted man driving his pregnant wife to give birth. She drove herself to the hospital.
August 19, 2018 - 8:49am
After greeting door-knocking supporters at North Commons Park in Minneapolis, Keith Ellison answered questions from the press Friday, August 17, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota Democrats endorse Ellison amid abuse allegation
August 19, 2018 - 8:27am
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City races take shape in northwest Minnesota
August 19, 2018 - 7:51am
Q conspiracy a new version of old phenomenon
August 19, 2018 - 7:00am
Primary turnout high in most of Minnesota: Some rural areas saw decline in voting
August 19, 2018 - 5:00am
August 18, 2018
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 27, 2018. As city and state officials and members of both parties clamor for the federal government for help, Carson has told aides he views a nationwide shortage of affordable housing as a regrettable, but an essentially local problem. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Suit dismissed accusing HUD Secretary Carson of dismantling Obama-era fair housing law
August 18, 2018 - 5:20pm
Joe Radinovich
Attack ad aimed at Radinovich could set tone for Minnesota's 8th district race
August 18, 2018 - 2:36pm
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