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Trump Is Wreaking Havoc On Republican Governor Primaries
In Minnesota and Kansas, the victory of Trump-style candidates makes GOP wins less likely.
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Keith Ellison Wins Minnesota Attorney General Primary While Facing Abuse Accusations
The Democratic congressman moves ones step closer to becoming the first Muslim statewide elected official in U.S. history.
Ilhan Omar Wins Democratic Primary For Congress In Minnesota
If she wins in November as expected, she'll become one of America’s first Muslim congresswomen.
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Women Stranded On Unicorn Float Lassoed To Safety By Police In Magical Video
"Sometimes even unicorns need help."
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Most Top Democrats, Progressive Groups Reserve Judgment On Keith Ellison Allegations
A former girlfriend of the Minnesota congressman and attorney general candidate has accused him of emotional and physical abuse.
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Rep. Keith Ellison Denies Domestic Abuse Accusations
An ex-girlfriend's son alleged the Minnesota lawmaker dragged his mother off a bed and berated her while they were dating.
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GOP Lawmaker Said Black Welfare Recipients 'Substituted One Plantation For Another'
Rep. Jason Lewis (R-Minn.) also referred to benefits recipients as "parasites" on his radio show.
Breastfeeding Moms Accuse Public Pool Of Violating Their Rights
Minnesota state law allows a mother to breastfeed anywhere she deems fit.
Corgi Races Take Over Canterbury Park
Cute corgi pups waddled their way to the finish line in a fierce competition.
Minnesotans Rally Around Mosque Allegedly Vandalized With Bacon
The interfaith community gathered outside a Rochester mosque to show support.
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Asian-American GOP Official Says Party Members Have Called Her 'Ch*nk'
Jennifer Carnahan says she's also been called a "dragon lady" and "a stupid Asian not even born in America."
Woman Gets Head Stuck In Exhaust Pipe
"Hey, my head could probably fit in that,” she remembers thinking.
Raccoon Reaches Roof
A raccoon climbed to the top of a skyscraper in Minnesota and became an internet sensation overnight.
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High School Pitcher Is The Ultimate Good Sport After Clinching Championship
A win for friendship.
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Keith Ellison To Run For Minnesota Attorney General
Recent candidate shake-ups created space for the progressive congressman.
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Minnesota Woman's Children Announce Her Death With Truly Nasty Obituary
The woman’s obit says her kids “understand that this world is a better place without her.”
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Will Democrats Back A Former Bush Official Who Hates Trump As Much As They Do?
Resistance icon Richard Painter seeks Minnesota's Democratic Senate nomination, despite having served a GOP president.
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Rare Conjoined Fawns Have Scientists Doing A Double Take
“We can’t even estimate the rarity of this," one scientist said.
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No Charges Will Be Filed Over Prince's Death By Counterfeit Vicodin
The iconic singer died from an overdose of fentanyl in April 2016.
To Curb Rising Health Insurance Costs, Some States Try 'Reinsurance Pools'
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Four states are trying to calm roiling health insurance markets by creating state reinsurance pools – even as actions by Congress and the Trump administration continue to create uncertainty.
Minnesota Woman Blamed For Al Franken's Fall Had Nothing To Do With It
Lindsey Port accused another man of harassment. But fellow Democrats say she "softened the ground" for Franken's resignation.
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Activist Wants To Stop Muslims From Participating In Minnesota's GOP
It's not clear whether any actually want to.
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Michele Bachmann: God Didn't Call Me, So I'm Not Running For Senate
The Almighty did appear on a billboard telling her not to run, though.
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Minnesota Republicans Under Fire For Saying Muslims Are Infiltrating The Party
That kind of hysteria just feeds off “this anti-Muslim, white supremacist type of narrative,” CAIR said.
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Banning The Bans: State And Local Officials Clash Over Plastic Bags
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Despite plastic bag bans in places like California showing signs of success, a growing number of states are enacting prohibitions
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