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Twin Cities TV station pulls ad against Mills

Stewart Mills III, GOP Eighth Congressional District candidate

Twin Cities TV station pulls ad against Mills

Tevlin: Did Jason Lewis make Trump possible, or vice versa?

Jason Lewis greeted supporters in Burnsville while campaigning on primary day.

Judge dismisses Illinois social service providers' lawsuit

A judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by social service providers who wanted the court to force payment on contracts with the state of Illinois, saying the issue belongs in a higher court.

McCaskill confirms 2018 run during Missouri military tour

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill has confirmed that she'll run for re-election in 2018.

Uranium miner agrees to fix radioactive sludge leaks

A uranium mining company has agreed to corrective measures after two spills of radioactive sludge, the most recent on March 29 when some of the material from a Wyoming mine leaked from a truck onto a highway, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Wednesday.

At Lake Tahoe, Obama links conservation to climate change

Standing beneath the forest-green peaks of the Sierra Nevada, President Barack Obama drew a connection Wednesday between conservation efforts and stopping global warming, describing the two environmental challenges as inseparably linked.

NYPD might not say if officer in chokehold death is punished

New York City might never tell the public if the police officer at the center of the Eric Garner chokehold death case is disciplined, the mayor and police commissioner indicated this week after reaching a new interpretation of a 40-year-old state civil rights law.


Twin Cities TV station pulls ad against Mills
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Twin Cities TV station pulls ad against Mills

Tevlin: Did Jason Lewis make Trump possible, or vice versa?
Jon Tevlin

More than a decade ago I sat in Jason Lewis' "Leave It to Beaver" living room for an interview with the talk radio host, who…


Political tensions could bubble up at G-20 meeting

This weekend the leaders of 20 of the world’s major economies gather in China to talk about the global economy and the threat of terrorism,…


Mdewakanton Sioux descendants ask U.S. Supreme Court for ruling on land dispute

Dispute over land in Redwood County could go to the U.S. Supreme Court after a Minneapolis attorney on Wednesday filed a formal petition.


Minnesota's voter turnout is still tops, but sinking

High turnout during presidential election years belies much lower voter participation in midterms.


Struggling Iron Range company on verge of shutting down

An innovative Iron Range company that mines leftover mine waste is on the verge of shutting down unless it's rescued by outside investors.


Trump speaks in Washington but doesn't mention Mexico visit

Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke in Everett, Washington on Tuesday night. He repeated his promise to secure the U.S. border but did not mention his meeting with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, set for Wednesday.


Donald Trump says he's meeting with Mexico's president

Already due to talk about immigration on Wednesday, he tweeted he was accepting Enrique Pena Nieto's invitation to go to Mexico City.


Minneapolis ballot questions now in hands of state Supreme Court

$15 minimum wage and police insurance hotly debated


Labor secretary, Sen. Franken tour U.S. Bank Stadium, tout its diverse workforce

The Minnesota visit was part of Tom Perez's pitch for expanded apprenticeships in blue-collar trades, which he said would ensure more women and minorities enter the workforce.


Franken joins mounting criticism of EpiPen manufacturer

A letter from senators sent Tuesday questions Mylan's plans to introduce half-price generic.


Trump said he could put blue states in play, but that's not likely

Analysis: Polls don't support candidate's claims.