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Trump backs away from his call for mass deportations of undocumented immigrants

Donald Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, arrives at a campaign event at the James A. Rhodes Arena in Akron, Ohio, Aug. 22, 2016.

Candidate's new position is reversal of calls to round up 11 million for deportation.

Klobuchar, others call for FTC to investigate increases in EpiPen prices

An EpiPen in Ashburn, Va., Aug. 31, 2012. Lawmakers are demanding answers from Mylan, which produces the lifesaving allergy device, on why its cost has increased 400 percent in 2016, since the company acquired the product in 2007.

Amy Klobuchar is among several senators criticizing sharp price rise for product she calls a 'life preserver' for millions.

The Latest: Complaint details slaying of New Mexico girl

The Latest on the slaying of a 10-year-old New Mexico girl (all times local):

GOP, Trump campaign try to tamp down Minn. ballot panic

Donald Trump high-fived supporters in the crowd as he arrived at a campaign rally in Fredericksburg, Va., on Saturday.

After hours of ringing alarm bells in national GOP circles over whether Donald Trump is in danger of not getting on Minnesota's presidential ballot, the Trump campaign says everything is in working order and voters will have a chance to cast their ballot for the brash tycoon in November.

Mailing may target 1 million unregistered Wisconsin voters

More than a million unregistered voters in Wisconsin may be getting a postcard in the mail soon telling them what to do so they can cast a ballot in the upcoming presidential election.

Yellen, in speech Friday, could send signal about next hike

The job market is humming, and so are the U.S. financial markets, with major stock indexes near record highs.

Judge: New York ex-Assembly Speaker remains free for now

A judge says former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver can remain free until at least late October while he appeals his conviction and 12-year prison sentence.


GOP, Trump campaign try to tamp down Minn. ballot panic
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After hours of ringing alarm bells in national GOP circles over whether Donald Trump is in danger of not getting on Minnesota's presidential ballot, the Trump campaign says everything is in working order and voters will have a chance to cast their ballot for the brash tycoon in November.

Outside political group alleges campaign-finance violations by two DFLers
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The Minnesota Jobs Coalition, a Republican allied political group, has alleged violations of campaign-finance law by a DFL House candidate and a former DFL state legislator.


Outside political group alleges campaign-finance violations by two DFLers

The Minnesota Jobs Coalition, a Republican allied political group, has alleged violations of campaign-finance law by a DFL House candidate and a former DFL state legislator.


EpiPen manufacturer says it will lower the cost of product

Mylan has come under fire for the escalating cost of the anti-allergy product.


Obama administration taps Kim for second term at World Bank

The Obama administration is nominating current World Bank President Jim Yong Kim for a second term leading the 189-nation international lending organization.


Liberal group plunks down $350K for ads in Duluth against Stewart Mills

Liberal group plunks $350k for ads in Duluth against Mills


State legislator proposes tax cut for Minnesota Olympic medalists

A Republican state legislator is proposing tax cuts for Minnesota Olympic medalists who said the elite athletes shouldn't be "financially penalized upon returning home."


Internal discord roils Sanders' efforts to advance movement

Many have left his team amid strategy questions.


With its future in jeopardy, Dayton sets public meeting on stalled light rail

Gov. Mark Dayton has scheduled a public meeting Thursday to discuss the future of the proposed Southwest Light Rail line.


MN Chamber of Commerce, Education Minnesota spent big money to lobby

Interest groups spent less slightly money lobbying state government in 2015 than in the previous year, according to a report released Wednesday by the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board.


Donald Trump finds a kindred spirit in Breitbart's Bannon

For one, they both relish conspiracy theories.


Minnesota attorney general sues Jamaican company for 'phantom' debt calls

Company made up debts and then bullied people with phone calls, state says.