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Paul Rogosheske, the attorney representing Sen. Dan Schoen, addressed members of the media following the senator's resignation announcement in South St. Paul, Minn., on Nov. 22, 2017. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Serviceplay button
Lawyer: Schoen was warned sexual harassment claims could become public during potential state auditor bid
1 hour 39 min ago
Karla Bigham
The race to replace Schoen: Bigham is in, McNamara 'strongly leaning toward' a run
3 hours 11 min ago
37 of 38 economists said the GOP tax plans would grow the debt. The 38th misread the question.
9 hours 34 min ago
FILE — Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) at a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Only 22 percent of Minnesotans think Franken should remain in office, KSTP poll finds
10 hours 7 min ago
President Donald Trump, with first lady Melania Trump, and their son, Barron, speaks to reporters before departing to Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, at the White House in Washington, Nov. 21, 2017. Trump defended Roy Moore, the Alabama Republican Senate candidate accused of sexual misconduct with minors, saying Tuesday that Moore “totally denies” the allegations against him. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
Trump boosts Moore in Ala. Senate race despite sexual misconduct allegations
12 hours 51 min ago
US Navy plane carrying 11 crashes into Pacific Ocean off Japan; 8 rescued
13 hours 24 min ago
White House military personnel removed amid probe into contacts with foreign women during Asia trip
13 hours 30 min ago
Tim Miller
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
14 hours 15 min ago
November 21, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-Cottage Grove, announced his resignation from the Minnesota Legislature on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017.
Sen. Dan Schoen, Rep. Tony Cornish to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
23 hours 12 min ago
Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, at the agency's headquarters in Washington, June 23, 2017. (Eric Thayer/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
What to know about the FCC's upcoming plan to undo its net neutrality rules
November 21, 2017 - 9:20am
Trump administration to end provisional residency protection for 60,000 Haitians
November 21, 2017 - 8:22am
November 20, 2017
CNN says this photo is from the Facebook account of former Minnesotan Lindsay Menz of her and Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken. After a radio host on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, accused Franken of 2006 sexual harassment, Menz came forth with her own claim that Franken grabbed her buttocks when this picture was taken during the 2010 Minnesota State Fair.
Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
November 20, 2017 - 11:24pm
Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget. Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News
As clock ticks on tax bill, White House signals a compromise
November 20, 2017 - 8:18am
FILE —President Donald Trump, with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, announce the “streamlining” of permitting requirements for infrastructure projects, in Trump Tower in New York, Aug. 15, 2017. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Trump renews calls for wall after border agent killed and partner injured in Texas
November 20, 2017 - 6:43am
November 18, 2017
Congressman Rick Nolan speaks at the dedication ceremony for the U.S. Highway 53 relocation project in Virginia in September. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
As Nolan votes, challengers hit back on taxes
November 18, 2017 - 8:30pm
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