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Rep. Nolan Faces Questions Over Staffer Dismissed For HarassmentRep. Rick Nolan is facing questions about his handling of a former staffer accused of harassing and groping young female interns.
Trump Office Seeks Rule Changes For Endangered SpeciesWildlife advocates say the changes will speed extinctions in the name of furthering the administration's anti-environment agenda.
Rep. Jason Lewis' 'Slut' Radio Comments Flare Up AgainMinnesota Rep. Jason Lewis is dismissing concerns about newly surfaced audio of the former talk radio host wondering why he couldn't call a woman "a slut."
Reality Check: Tim Pawlenty's Attack Ad Against Jeff JohnsonFormer Governor Tim Pawlenty is airing a tough TV ad attacking fellow Republican Jeff Johnson. But how much of it is true?
Baldwin Bill Would Let All Wisconsin Watch PackersCounties in northwestern Wisconsin are relegated to watching Minnesota Viking games whenever they play at the same time as the Packers.
St. Paul City Council Candidate Released From Jail, No Charges FiledThe St. Paul City Council candidate arrested on suspicion of posting a topless photo of his estranged wife on his campaign website was released from jail Wednesday morning without any charges filed against him.
States: Workaround Succeeding After Cut In Health SubsidiesA workaround by states to counter Trump administration cuts to Affordable Care Act subsidies has largely succeeded in protecting consumers from higher costs, California and 17 other states said.
Several Minnesota Republicans Remain Silent As Both Sides Rip Trump's Summit RemarksMinnesota political leaders are mirroring the divide at the national level, with some, but not all, Republicans criticizing the president, even after he walked back his statements on Tuesday.
Trump Says He Misspoke During Helsinki SummitHe said he accepts the American intelligence community's conclusion that Russia interfered in the election.