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Supreme Court ruling derails deceptive attack on women's health.

Abortion-rights supporters demonstrated outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on Monday after the justices struck down rules that sharply reduced abortion clinics in Texas.

U.S. Supreme Court shuts down backdoor attempt to restrict abortions.

Brazil and the Zika virus: Symptom of a greater ill

Nearly 11,000 competitors and 6,000 coaches and other team members will stay in this Olympic Village during the 2016 Summer Olympics, scheduled for Aug. 5-21 in Rio de Janeiro. For Brazilians, their biggest worry is not the Games or the Zika virus, but political corruption and a leadership crisis.

Brazilians' biggest worry is not the mosquito-borne epidemic, but rather the political situation, with its wide-ranging impacts.


European Union

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Lori Sturdevant
Minnesota GOP needn't bow to Trump 'unity'

Guidance for races down the ballot can be found in tactics used in 1964's campaign.

John Rash
Rash Report: 'Brexit' both inward and international in scope

Officially, membership in the European Union was on the ballot, but British identity was seemingly at issue, too.


Supreme Court sends a strong signal on limits of gun rights

Those convicted of reckless domestic violence should not own firearms.


Brexit: That's the spirit — here at home, let's apply it to the Met Council

The grievances are really quite similar.


Readers Write (June 28): Edina and urban design, Texas abortion ruling, Brexit, guns, Garrison Keillor, Pride Parade, ukuleles

Southdale and urban design: But Edina is not all about cars.


I helped start Moral Majority. Donald Trump not what we wanted.

He's the opposite, and the Christian right should not compromise its principals.


A lesson from Brexit: On immigration, feelings trump facts

People will pay a high price to preserve a social order that makes them feel safe and powerful. That dynamic is not limited to Britain, or to this referendum.


Rapid buses give Twin Cities transit a boost

New A Line represents progress, but system needs more investment.


GOP finds a key to dismantle Obamacare

GOP plan also uses tax credits, offers solution for preexisting conditions.


Sack cartoon: European Union


Sack cartoon: Donald Trump's campaign


Readers Write (June 27): The U.S. Constitution, civil disobedience, disabilities, energy production, north Minneapolis, Gretchen Carlson

The U.S. Constitution: One founder's comment on keeping pace with the times


SCOTUS nondecision wrongly leaves millions in limbo

About 4 million to 5 million immigrants remain stranded and vulnerable.


PolitiFact: Did Google adjust its algorithm to hide Hillary Clinton's problems? Mostly false.

There are some queries the search engine won't autocomplete, but not just for her.


Minnesota GOP needn't bow to Trump 'unity'

Guidance for races down the ballot can be found in tactics used in 1964's campaign.