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Immense crowds in Washington, elsewhere protest Trump over women's rights

Demonstrators gathered Saturday on the National Mall during the Women's March on Washington.

Millions rally in historic protests against Trump.

Lawmakers stay busy in second week, and Sunday liquor repeal gains velocity

It’s not clear what role Gov. Mark Dayton will play in cutting a budget deal with the Republican-controlled Legislature.

Crossing red lines: What's annoying Asian nations most?

90,000-plus march in St. Paul with message for Trump

"We've come a long way, and we could lose it in a heartbeat," said one protester about the election of Donald Trump. Police say between 90,000 and 100,000 people attended the march.

Spurs coach Popovich blasts President Trump

Gregg Popovich would bench President Trump.

World jittery about Trump's 'America first' inaugural speech

Trump's team takes charge

These men and women are preparing to steer the federal government. James Mattis and John Kelly were confirmed Friday; the rest are waiting for approval. A closer look:


'Protect Life' sign in Minnesota Senate Building office window stirs controversy
Hot Dish Politics

A DFL state Senator has asked that a sign hung in the window of a Republican colleague be taken down because it might violate a zoning ordinance.

If Ellison wins DNC post, state Sen. Dibble will run for Congress after all
Hot Dish Politics

If U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison vacates his congressional seat for top DNC job, state Sen. Scott Dibble will run, reversing a previous decision to stay out of the race to replace him.


Minnesota women take to streets in St. Paul, D.C.

One of Minnesota's largest protest marches ever swept across the State Capitol grounds on Saturday, drawing ten of thousands of people.


'It's just beautiful' as Minnesotans head to Washington for march

Many had spent 24 or so hours on a bus, but their enthusiasm remained strong.


'It's just beautiful,' says one Minnesota protester upon D.C. arrival

Many had spent 24 or so hours on a bus, but their enthusiasm remained strong.


Trump praises the CIA, bristles over inaugural crowd counts

On his first full day in office, President Donald Trump on Saturday berated the media over its coverage of his inauguration, and turned a bridge-building first visit to CIA headquarters into an airing of grievances about "dishonest" journalists. But it was Trump who spread inaccuracies about the size of the crowds at his swearing in.


FACT CHECK: Trump overstates crowd size at inaugural

President Donald Trump's speech Saturday at the headquarters of the Central Intelligence Agency turned into the latest battle in, as he put it, his "running war with the media." He had two central complaints: that the media misrepresented the size of the crowd at his inauguration and that it was incorrectly reported a bust of Martin Luther King Jr. was removed from the Oval Office. A look at those assertions:


Trump's DC hotel a hub of activity and ethics questions

Red, white and blue balloons rained down over crystal chandeliers in the soaring atrium of the Trump International Hotel at midnight Friday — "a new inaugural tradition," its social media account promised.


The Latest: White House edits Melania Trump's official bio

The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):


The Latest: Protesters still marching through Washington

The Latest on the Women's March on Washington and associated protests around the world (all times EST):


A-list celebs out in force for anti-Trump women's marches

If you wondered where many of Hollywood's A-list celebrities had gone during President Donald Trump's inauguration, you didn't have to wonder any longer on Saturday, when scores of them showed up at huge women's marches in Washington and other cities to send the new president a pointed message that he was in for a fight — and that, as so many signs said, women's rights are human rights.


Inauguration Day: Donald J. Trump, the 45th president