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Feds need to clarify whether they're offering Minnesota a devil's bargain

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Funding for medical assistance under MinnesotaCare is in jeopardy.

Sack cartoon: Traffic is a sticky situation


Traffic is a sticky situation

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Rash Report: Merkel, Germany seem ready for a reassuring election
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A stable nation and leader look to emerge further as a geopolitical force, but a rising right-wing party may mar the outcome.

Rash Report: Russia's election meddling extends to social media
John Rash

Fake Facebook accounts bought ads that "appeared to favor amplifying divisive social and political messages."


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Feds need to clarify whether they're offering Minnesota a devil's bargain

Street funding woes in Minnesota cities need a state response
Why so little progress on use of body cameras in Minneapolis?
Don't risk Graham-Cassidy vote without Congressional Budget Office score

Chris Jacobz, left, and Johnnie Robinson played chess while waiting for dinner to be served at YouthLink in Minneapolis, which offers resources for homeless young people.

Giving Minnesota's homeless young people hope

Rash Report: Merkel, Germany seem ready for a reassuring election
Ethics fly out the window in Trump White House
On campus, freedom is as good as dead.

Documentarians Ken Burns and Lynn Novick have created a 10-part film, “The Vietnam War,” airing on PBS.

Readers Write: Vietnam War documentary and 'No Single Truth,' school choice, health care, bike lanes, gender bias, stereotypes

Readers Write: Minnesota Legislature expenses, the Trump presidency, Minneapolis bike lanes
Readers Write: Light pollution and tourism, Affordable Care Act repeal, the Trump presidency, police body-worn cameras, double standards
Readers Write: Police and body cameras, the Trump presidency, Vietnam War series, governor-Legislature dispute, bike lanes in Minneapolis

Ethics fly out the window in Trump White House

HHS Secretary Price needs to be told job doesn't come with private jet.


Rash Report: Merkel, Germany seem ready for a reassuring election

A stable nation and leader look to emerge further as a geopolitical force, but a rising right-wing party may mar the outcome.


Readers Write: Vietnam War documentary and 'No Single Truth,' school choice, health care, bike lanes, gender bias, stereotypes

The multifaceted meaning of truth.


On campus, freedom is as good as dead.

We've taught our children well -- to fear and to silence ideas they dislike. A new survey shows intolerance is one subject they've mastered.


Politics in Norway may be confusing, but life remains good

The coalition government does need to grapple with immigration, Russia.


Sack cartoon: Speaking of nicknames


Readers Write: Minnesota Legislature expenses, the Trump presidency, Minneapolis bike lanes

A worrisome peek at expenses.