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April 20, 2018
The Minnesota State Capitol
Gun violence prompts school walkout, another rally at Minnesota Capitol on Columbine anniversary
3 hours 19 min ago
Rukavina won’t seek re-election to County Board
4 hours 34 min ago
Audit shows lax enforcement on elk, deer farm rules in Minnesota
9 hours 58 min ago
Then-Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty talks about a $34.4 billion budget proposal in 2007. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Capitol Chatter: Pawlenty and his money back in politics
11 hours 4 min ago
Tom Perez, the former labor secretary, addresses the Democratic National Committee’s winter meeting, in Atlanta, Feb. 25, 2017. Perez, who had the backing of the party establishment, was elected as the DNC’s new head here on Saturday, edging out Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota. (Kevin D. Liles/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Democratic party files lawsuit against Russia, Trump campaign, alleging conspiracy to influence the election
11 hours 18 min ago
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, D-Minn.
Minn. gubernatorial candidate Walz releases 2017 income tax returns
12 hours 20 min ago
Maddie Harrah, an Apple Valley resident and University of Minnesota student, discusses her support of Gov. Mark Dayton's tax proposal Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the State Capitol in St. Paul. The governor's plan allows taxpayers to continue to deduct higher education expenses. Christopher Magan / Pioneer Press
Dayton, GOP at odds over tax plan as health care for working poor levy is sticking point
14 hours 11 min ago
Former FBI director James Comey in New York, April 19, 2018. Memos written by Comey, that were released on Thursday revealed several new details about his relationship with President Donald Trump and his staff. (Damon Winter/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Comey memos offer new details on his interactions with Trump as probe intensified
14 hours 33 min ago
President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Naval Air Station Key West, in Key West, Fla., April 19, 2018. Earlier, Trump visited the Joint Interagency Task Force South, a federal narcotics interdiction operation based here. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump blasts OPEC, accusing the oil cartel of 'artificially' raising prices
14 hours 34 min ago
Unexploded WWII bomb forces mass evacuation in Berlin
15 hours 29 sec ago
Pedestrians in Seoul, South Korea walk past a television screen showing a news broadcast, featuring North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un during a meeting with with China's president Xi Jinping on March 28, 2018. Bloomberg photo by SeongJoon Cho.
North Korea dials down the anti-U.S. rhetoric
16 hours 43 min ago
April 19, 2018
A group of tourists checks out the Minnesota Senate chamber on Thursday, April 19, 2018. The Captiol is busy this time of year with tourists from school children to the elderly. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Legislature could outlaw fake service animals
April 19, 2018 - 5:30pm
FILE — Rudy Giuliani, the former mayor of New York City, talks to reporters at Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue in New York, Jan. 12, 2017. Giuliani says he was the architect of President Donald Trump’s order suspending or barring the entry of refugees and immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries, and the courts are interested in his statements. (Kevin Hagen/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Giuliani says he is joining Trump's legal team to 'negotiate an end' to Mueller probe
April 19, 2018 - 4:44pm
Former FBI official Andrew McCabe was fired over allegations from the Justice Department's inspector general that he authorized the disclosure of information to a reporter about an ongoing criminal investigation and then misled investigators about it. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jahi Chikwendiu
Inspector general referred findings on McCabe to US attorney for consideration of criminal charges
April 19, 2018 - 3:24pm
President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Naval Air Station Key West, in Key West, Fla., April 19, 2018. Earlier, Trump visited the Joint Interagency Task Force South, a federal narcotics interdiction operation based here. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Rosenstein said to tell Trump he's not target in Mueller probe
April 19, 2018 - 3:18pm
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