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After recent hacks, U.S. debates how best to respond

President Obama and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson visited a government cybersecurity center in Arlington, Va., Jan. 13, 2015. Recent revelations of hacking into Democratic campaign computer systems in an apparent attempt to manipulate the 2016 election is forcing the White House to confront a new question: whether, and if so how, to retaliate.

No one is sure how best to react, including how much suspicion is enough to prompt retaliation.

Water quality a top issue at FarmFest 2016

Donald Trump attacks Muslim father's convention speech

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, July 29, 2016, in Colorado Springs, Colo.

With 100 days left before the fall election, Hillary Clinton's campaign bus wound its way through Donald Trump's America as the Republican nominee picked a new fight with the bereaved father of a Muslim Army captain.

Donald Trump rescued from stalled elevator in Colorado city

The Colorado Springs Fire Department says that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump had to be rescued from an elevator that was stuck between the first and second floors of a resort.

Cowboys pay tribute to Dallas police before start of camp

The Dallas Cowboys paid tribute to Dallas police and the five officers killed by a gunman with a ceremony before the start of training camp.

Pocket US Constitution becomes best-seller after speech

A pocket version of the U.S. Constitution has become a best-seller on Amazon.com.

Third parties vie for those unhappy voters

Dayton: Clinton 'dedicated her life to serving the needs of others'
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Gov. Mark Dayton addressed the crowd at the DNC

Fitch lifts Minnesota to top credit rating
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Rating increase reflects state's economy, budget reserves, financial health

Clinton and Trump campaign strategies are as different as night and day

Trump will tweet and hold big rallies; Clinton has a more traditional approach

Father of fallen soldier offers emotional rebuke of Trump

Khizr Khan lost his son, Capt. Humayun Khan of the Army, to the war in Iraq more than a decade ago. On Thursday night, he…

Russia tied to hack of program used by Clinton's campaign

Computer systems used by Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign were hacked in an attack that appears to have come from Russia's intelligence services, a federal law enforcement official said.

Obama signs bill requiring labeling of GMO foods

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has two years to write the rules, pre-empting a GMO Vermont law that kicked in earlier this month.

Gov. Mark Dayton looks back on 40 years of Democratic National Conventions

From 1976 to 2016, the DFL governor's political career has gone through highs and lows.

Tim Kaine is the ultimate dad, says Twitter

The main response to vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine at the Democratic National Convention last night? He is everyone's dad.

Push for $15 minimum in Minneapolis hits a snag

A push to give workers in Minneapolis one of the highest minimum wages in the country has run into a major obstacle.

Chelsea Clinton: Mom driven by compassion, heart

Chelsea Clinton praised Hillary Clinton's contributions to social causes throughout her life, calling Hillary her role model, saying "That's who my mom is - she's a listener and a doer. She's a woman driven by compassion, by faith."

Clinton: With no ceilings, 'the sky's the limit'

To thundering cheers of delegates at the Democratic National Convention, Hillary Clinton noted that she's made history by becoming the first woman of a major U.S. political party to be nominated for president, saying "the sky is the limit."

Chelsea Clinton steps up to new role

– Chelsea Clinton had a singular role to play on the final night of the Democratic National Convention here, serving as the very…