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U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen welcomes his friend and housemate back, three months after Rep. Steve Scalise was gunned down at a congressional baseball practice.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar appeared on The Daily Show Tuesday night to talk about getting things done in Congress, lowering drug prices and the direction of the Democratic party.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar will appear on "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" at 10 p.m. today. She'll be the second Minnesota politician in recent months to appear, after Rep. Ilhan Omar came on in July.
A Duluth native who just barely lost Virginia's GOP gubernatorial primary said that politicians have not gone far enough in condemning the left for violence during a rally of white nationalists in Charlottesville. "I think that the left is going to try to use this as an excuse to crack down on conservative free speech," said Corey Stewart. "I think they're going to try to use this as an excuse to remove more historical monuments."
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee this week launched digital ads against U.S. Reps. Jason Lewis, Erik Paulsen, and 23 other GOP lawmakers.
Sen. Norm Coleman's American Action Network launches multi-million dollar ad campaign targeted at vulnerable Republican districts.
The National Republican Campaign Committee is targeting several Minnesota Democratic campaign challengers with digital ads attacking some party leaders' support for a single-payer healthcare system.
Paulsen's newly Democratic challenger raised nearly as much in half the time this spring.
Naz Reid is a force off the bench for the Timberwolves, and he has company. Nickeil Alexander-Walker and Kyle Anderson combine with Reid to form a tremendous reserve trio.
All you need to know about the difference between the century-old sauna — compared to the trendy sauna 'events' being offered around the state — is what $11 will get you in Ely.
Fans packed the Barn to the rafters and the greatest scorer in women's college basketball history. Caitlin Clark swished a three-pointer on the game's first possession. And three more in quick succession.
Phil Roof has been invited to spring training with the Twins for 63 years and he could lob a home run ball with the best of them. In that department, his services are no longer needed.
Texas Sen. Cornyn announces run for GOP leader as scramble to succeed McConnell begins in the Senate
Russian onslaught targets more Ukrainian towns and villages as Ukraine says it shot down 3 warplanes
Humorously morose comedian Richard Lewis, who recently starred on 'Curb Your Enthusiasm,' dies at 76
Chris Fields, Minnesota GOP deputy chair, replied to a tweet about Robin Williams' death urging those who want "an economy like we had in 80's under Reagan" to vote Jeff Johnson for governor.
Gov. Mark Dayton voted in the primary early Tuesday afternoon in St. Paul, saying he's ready for Republicans to pick his opponent and to begin defending his record.
For months, Star Tribune staff has traipsed along with Republican primary candidates as they campaigned. Here's what they found.
Contenders in GOP gubernatorial race spend last day before primary looking for votes.
Stanley Hubbard, a donor to Republican causes and GOP Eighth District candidate Stewart Mills, said his family had no role in his stations' decision to yank the labor and Democratic ad.