Two bills that would crack down on protesters who block highways, public transit or airport roads passed, 10-6, along party lines.
An overflow crowd raised questions but not voices at Sartell meeting.
Transgender students on Wednesday lost federal protections that allowed them to use school bathrooms and locker rooms matching their gender identities, as the Trump administration stepped into a long-simmering national debate.
Oregon asked a federal court late Wednesday to join a lawsuit filed by Washington state against an immigration ban imposed by President Donald Trump.
The Minnesota House is ready to vote on a Real ID bill that has divided lawmakers over privacy concerns and federal power for several years.
Public officials in North Dakota pleaded with the remaining protesters at the Dakota Access oil pipeline camp to pack up and leave so authorities can resume cleaning up the premises without any further arrests.
As educators around the United States wonder whether a crackdown on immigrants will reach their schoolhouse doors, principals in Chicago have been given a simple order: Do not let federal immigration agents in without a criminal warrant.
He addressed vandalism, talked economic policy.
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The Senate Commerce Committee passed a bill that would allow liquor stores to be open on Sundays.
Most of the Dakota Access pipeline opponents abandoned their protest camp Wednesday ahead of a government deadline to get off the federal land, and authorities moved to arrest some who defied the order in a final show of dissent.
Just days before Democratic activists pick a new party chair, the contest to head the Democratic National Committee remains fluid, as national leaders grapple with how to turn an outpouring of liberal protest against President Donald Trump into political gains.
Ken Powell was the surprise as the Legislature picked four for the University of Minnesota's governing board.
The Minneapolis DFL explored whether Green Party Council Member Cam Gordon is vulnerable.
A woman is claiming she was barred from attending a performance at New York City's Lincoln Center because she wouldn't remove an anti-Trump sign affixed to the back of her jacket.
U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer heard from constituents at a town hall event Wednesday that saw few clashes after the congressman's office said they would end the event early if attendees protested or disrupted the event.
Hawaii lawmakers are considering a proposal with the potential to cripple the state's commercial fishing industry after an Associated Press investigation found foreign fishermen confined to boats and living in subpar conditions.
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Obama's guidelines on bathroom, locker room use rescinded, left up to states.
North Carolina lawmakers filed bipartisan legislation Wednesday aimed at breaking an impasse over the state's "bathroom bill," but it's likely to face tough going in the Republican-controlled legislature.