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As Mitt Romney edges closer to the Republican presidential nomination, the imperative grows for the former Massachusetts governor to release his income tax returns and disclose the identities of the fund-raising bundlers who have brought in millions for his campaign.

Thu, 01/12/2012 - 5:26pm

If anything could trip up former Massachusetts Gov.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 4:46pm

"Well, of course, it's former staff of mine. And, of course they're people who support me. They wouldn't be putting money into a PAC that supports me if they weren't people who support me." That was former Massachusetts Gov.

Tue, 01/10/2012 - 5:12pm

America's half-baked immigration system is riddled with unfair, arbitrary and inhumane provisions, but few are so senseless and cruel as those covering the undocumented immigrant spouses and children of U.S. citizens.

Mon, 01/09/2012 - 6:42pm

Those of us who've never served in the military, who've never spent a year or two away from home, family and friends, can have a difficult time understanding the immediate and long-term effects of such a separation.

Sun, 01/08/2012 - 8:59pm

Park ranger Margaret Anderson was operating a roadblock in Mount Rainier National Park on New Year's Day to prevent cars without snow chains from proceeding up the mountain.

Thu, 01/05/2012 - 3:26pm

TOKYO - If you want to silence a room filled with Japanese politicians, suggest they should learn from China. The conventional wisdom favors the flip side of this dynamic: China should be studying Japan's playbook.

Thu, 01/05/2012 - 3:26pm

The news that pests are becoming resistant to genetically modified corn is a potentially major issue in southern Minnesota, where corn is king.

Thu, 01/05/2012 - 3:25pm

A year from now, the federal government will start collecting a new tax on medical devices from tongue depressors to imaging machines, thanks to the sweeping health-care overhaul that Democrats enacted in the spring of 2010.

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 6:01pm

As of this week, property owners in some parts of West St. Paul will not have the option to rent out their homes. Under a new ordinance that went into effect Jan.

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 6:00pm