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Wednesday speech could clarify Trump's immigration policy

Audience members listen to introductory speakers before Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at Joni's Roast and Ride at the Iowa State Fairgrounds, in Des Moines, Iowa, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016.

Can Clinton save health overhaul from its mounting problems?

With the hourglass running out for his administration, President Barack Obama's health care law is struggling in many parts of the country. Double-digit premium increases and exits by big-name insurers have caused some to wonder whether "Obamacare" will go down as a failed experiment.

Family of Marine who died at Wisconsin VA center files suit

The family of a Marine veteran who died from a toxic mix of more than a dozen drugs at a U.S. Veterans Affairs facility in Tomah, Wisconsin, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the U.S. government.

Court dismisses data speed reduction suit against AT&T

A federal appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit by federal officials that claimed AT&T misled millions of smartphone customers with unlimited data plans who had their Internet speeds cut.

The Latest: Immigrant advocates want private contracts gone

The Latest on the use of private contractors for immigration detention facilities (all times local):

California Assembly OKs bill hiking overtime for farmworkers

Four decades after he signed the nation's first law giving farmworkers collective bargaining rights, California Gov. Jerry Brown will again consider a historic proposal calling for farmworkers to receive the same overtime pay as other hourly workers, after the Assembly approved legislation Monday to phase in the change.

Virginia Tech Police investigating threatening emails

Virginia Tech Police say they are investigating after dozens of people in the campus community received a threatening email message.


GOP poll: Paulsen ahead of Bonoff, lots of undecided voters
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GOP poll: Paulsen ahead of Bonoff, lots of undecided voters

GOP, Trump campaign try to quell Minnesota ballot panic
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Amid reports that Donald Trump was in danger of not getting on Minnesota's presidential ballot, the Trump campaign says everything is in order and voters will have a chance to cast their ballot for him in November.


Chicago police to Trump: Tell us about your 'magic bullet' to stop crime

Trump has repeatedly invoked Chicago's bloodshed on the campaign trail to frame himself as the law-and-order candidate in his race against Hillary Clinton.


FBI investigating foreign hacks of state election systems

– Hackers targeted voter registration systems in Illinois and Arizona, and the FBI alerted Arizona officials in June that Russian hackers were behind…


GOP poll: Paulsen ahead of Bonoff, lots of undecided voters

GOP poll: Paulsen ahead of Bonoff, lots of undecided voters


Greek clergy seek MN support for Orthodox leader

Gov. Mark Dayton met with leaders of the Greek Orthodox Church last Sunday, and it wasn't to share a slice of baklava at the Greek…


Anthony Weiner's Twitter account disappears after another sexting scandal

Anthony Weiner’s Twitter account appears to be deleted after new sexting allegations about Hillary Clinton adviser Huma Abedin’s husband grace the cover of Monday’s


GOP state House candidate to suspend campaign against Ilhan Omar

Abdimalik Askar said he needs to attend to family issues. His name will remain on the ballot.


Emmer embraces Trump as other Republicans are being cautious

The first-term Minnesota congressman is among the few to openly support Trump, highlighting the anxiety many in Congress are feeling.


Riley Horan, 20, hopes to leave mark on politics even if he loses Minnesota legislative race

Riley Horan, who reaches legal drinking age on Oct. 7 and will be on the ballot as a legislative candidate in St. Paul on Nov.…


Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump prepare for Sept. 26 debate

Behind the scenes, Clinton and Trump are preparing for the first of three showdowns, set for Sept. 26.


Donald Trump's doctor explains the letter he wrote in 5 minutes

Donald Trump’s doctor finally spoke out in an interview that aired Friday night. But his comments aren’t likely to end questions about the letter he…