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Trump in final debate slams pandemic aid as a ‘big bailout’...

WASHINGTON — Asked during Thursday’s final presidential debate about why another round of economic relief hasn’t been approved to aid unemployed Americans and struggling...

Class action lawsuit seeks end to police sweeps of Minneapolis homeless...

A federal civil rights lawsuit was filed Monday against the City of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, local officials and law enforcement on behalf of seven...

How practical wisdom can help us deal with the stress of...

A version of this article originally appeared in the Behavioral Scientist, a magazine that examines the world through the science of human behavior. The stress...

GOP lawmaker rebuked for removing mask during House floor debate

Lawmakers returned to St. Paul Monday for their fifth special legislative session since May, and, much like before, they were mostly consumed with talk...

Analysis: The Great Recession vs. the pandemic recession — women are...

We can already see parallels between the COVID-19 recession and the Great Recession that followed the housing crisis and financial crisis of 2008-09.   The Great...

Minn. GOP congressmen fly despite possible COVID-19 exposure, angering Delta passengers

Minnesota's three Republican congressmen who traveled with President Donald Trump on Air Force One recently are coming under fire for flying Friday after their...

Trump tests positive for COVID-19, enters quarantine

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump tweeted early Friday that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19, throwing the presidential campaign into a...

Catalytic converter thefts skyrocket. Blame high metal prices and the pandemic.

Back in March, John Smith parked his Prius in front of his home in Saint Anthony Park one day. That night, he heard metal...

In debate, Jason Lewis veers into debunked conspiracy theories about wildfires...

Jason Lewis, the former talk radio host and one term Republican congressman veered into debunked conspiracy theories about wildfires and urban rioting during a...

Why the eviction moratorium is so important for the Minnesota economy

Gov. Tim Walz has continued to extend a ban on evictions resulting from non-payment. The most recent executive order, which became effective August 4th,...
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