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November 13, 2018
Lah Clay takes a selfie of himself and Star Poe, both originally from Myanmar, as nearly 1,000 people, originally from 92 nations, were sworn in as US citizens during a naturalization ceremony at St. Paul RiverCentre, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. (Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press)
992 of Minnesota’s newest citizens take Oath of Allegiance
7 hours 31 min ago
Jeff Johnson     Forum News Service file photo
Defeated GOP gubernatorial candidate Johnson ‘done’ with politics
11 hours 3 min ago
President Donald Trump rebukes CNN reporter Jim Acosta during a news conference at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 7, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
CNN sues Trump to regain access for journalist
11 hours 28 min ago
Otter Tail first county in Minnesota to raise tobacco purchasing age
13 hours 26 min ago
The ashes of burnt homes surround a charred mailbox in Paradise, Calif., on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Search teams were heading back into the devastated town on Tuesday with the grim expectation of finding more bodies in the remnants of the Sierra Nevada retirement community. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times)
Trump blames California for natural disaster, adding to denunciations of strongly Democratic state
16 hours 41 min ago
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks before naturalizing 200 candidates for U.S. citizenship in New York on April 10, 2018. Ginsburg was hospitalized on Thursday morning, Nov. 8, 2018, with three broken ribs after falling in her office Wednesday evening, a spokeswoman said. (Chang W. Lee/The New York Times)
After fracturing ribs, Ginsburg skips court session but is improving, spokeswoman say
18 hours 54 min ago
President Donald Trump with Kirstjen Nielsen, the Homeland Security secretary, at the White House in Washington, Oct. 10, 2018. Hurricane Michael was about to make landfall in the Florida Panhandle. (Sarah Silbiger/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Trump is preparing to remove Kirstjen Nielsen as Homeland Security secretary, aides say
21 hours 8 min ago
FILE -- President Donald Trump discusses pending sales of weapons as he meets with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia, in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington, March 20, 2018. Even though American and European executives are staying away from a showcase Saudi investment conference, companies are unlikely to sever ties or avert future deals after the killing of the dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
U.S. says audio recording of Khashoggi killing does not implicate Saudi crown prince
21 hours 50 min ago
Paul Allen (left) and Kevin Larson.
Game of Thrones: Manhattan Beach mayor to be chosen with 'game of chance'
23 hours 59 min ago
November 12, 2018
Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.), the Democratic candidate for the Senate, speaks to reporters while campaigning at a taqueria in Phoenix on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. After a delayed count, Sinema scored a groundbreaking victory for Democrats in a state that has been a Republican bastion for decades. (Ilana Panich-Linsman/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Sinema wins in Arizona as Democrats capture a longtime GOP Senate seat
November 12, 2018 - 8:05pm
Dust settled and with the 2018 midterms in the books, Minnesota Republican Chair Jennifer Carnahan sees Republican chances improving in 2020 when President Donald Trump returns to the ballot. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Midterm aftermath: State GOP chair talks 2018 election, eyes 2020 races
November 12, 2018 - 11:00am
President Trump argues with CNN reporter Jim Acosta during a news conference in the White House on Wednesday. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Kellyanne Conway on Acosta video: 'That's not altered. That's sped up. They do it all the time in sports.'
November 12, 2018 - 9:10am
Crosslake City Council agenda
November 12, 2018 - 8:30am
Emily: Council continues road work discussions
November 12, 2018 - 4:00am
November 11, 2018
Doctors express outrage after NRA tells them 'to stay in their lane'
November 11, 2018 - 6:20pm