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Mugabe's resignation good news for Zimbabwe

The streets of Zimbabwe’s capital erupted in dancing, singing and honking after President Robert Mugabe resigned in Harare on Tuesday after 37 years in power.

But probable successor is tainted, and the task ahead is daunting.

Sack cartoon: Paulsen, Emmer, Lewis, taxes


Paulsen, Emmer, Lewis, taxes

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Free speech? While voting? In Minnesota? Supreme Court to weigh in.
D.J. Tice

Case is another possible speech precedent from this state.

Minnesotans, don't forget about the tax bill
Lori Sturdevant

Franken news is just one of the big things going on.


The streets of Zimbabwe’s capital erupted in dancing, singing and honking after President Robert Mugabe resigned in Harare on Tuesday after 37 years in power.

Mugabe's resignation good news for Zimbabwe

Seek balance on polling place speech
GOP tax plan could have harmful side effects for health consumers, Midwest health providers
Domestic-abuse reforms are blueprint for addressing abuse of elderly

A Google self-driving car moved along the road last year in Mountain View, Calif. The technology should let us overcome self-destuctive behavior, without having to change a lot of laws.

Be careful driving over the river and through the woods

To explain harassment, look no further than a culture permeated with porn
No thanks to sleight of hand in the tax bill, all nonprofits could engage in politics
U.S. must act on humanitarian crisis in Yemen

U.S. House Republicans waited to start a news conference following a vote on tax reform last week. Republicans passed a package overhauling corporate and personal taxes through the House.

Readers Write: Tax reform, the Franken situation, Stras nomination

Readers Write: Sexual misconduct and forgiveness, calls for Sen. Al Franken's resignation
Readers Write: Hunting, the structure of Minneapolis city government, Minnesota government, Alabama's U.S. Senate election, PolyMet mitigation, gift to St. Thomas
Readers Write: Abuse of the elderly, changing a lake's name, relocating the homeless during the Super Bowl

No thanks to sleight of hand in the tax bill, all nonprofits could engage in politics

A GOP plan to do away with the 1950s-era Johnson Amendment is just plain wrong.


Be careful driving over the river and through the woods

Until driverless cars arrive, the U.S. must clamp down on crashes.


U.S. must act on humanitarian crisis in Yemen

The Trump administration must compel Saudi Arabia to lift its genocidal siege


Readers Write: Tax reform, the Franken situation, Stras nomination

A framework for thinking about the Republican plan.


Readers Write: Sexual misconduct and forgiveness, calls for Sen. Al Franken's resignation

The weekend's theme: Forgiveness.


Editorial cartoon: Lisa Benson on Sen. Al Franken

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Even the Democratic-Media Complex can't save Franken

He's messing up the progressive plan to politicize sexual misconduct.