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Runner’s pain is no pulled muscle; it’s a baby

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — An aspiring half-marathon runner in Minnesota attributed her unbearable back pain to a two-hour training session. A day later, she was cradling a newborn. Trish Staine, 33, says she had no […]

06/05/2013

Michele Bachmann, US Representative of Minnesota (AP Photo)

Rep. Bachmann says she won’t run for re-election

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann, a tea party favorite, announced Wednesday she will not run for another term in the U.S. House, saying her decision had nothing to do with ongoing […]

05/29/2013

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Rare Superman comic found in house insulation

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It’s considered the Holy Grail of comic books: Action Comics No. 1 from 1938, featuring the debut of Superman. And David Gonzales found one mixed in with old newspapers insulating a wall […]

05/25/2013

Republicans to back Obama’s student loan idea

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare victory on college loans. The GOP-led House Education and Workforce Committee is backing an idea in Obama’s budget proposal to link […]

05/09/2013

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Raid of Minn. home disrupted ‘terror attack’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The FBI says a potential terror attack that it believes was disrupted by a mobile home raid was in its “planning stages” and the target was believed to be in western Minnesota. […]

05/06/2013

Minn. hospital says it mishandled stillborn’s body

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota hospital apologized Wednesday for mishandling a stillborn baby whose body was found in linens that had been sent to an off-site laundry service.

04/17/2013

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Incoming

A high school hockey player was celebrating a winning goal in the Missouri state tournament when he got carried away and threw his stick into the crowd. As one local sportswriter put it:  “I’m just […]

03/26/2013

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So what have you done for me lately?

UCLA basketball coach Ben Howland has been fired. And one of the guys he can blame is… Ben Howland. Wait a minute – what? It’s because a college coach has two separate jobs: Recruit and Win.

03/25/2013

Barack Obama making statement on contraception policy requiring religious institutions to fully pay for birth control. (AP Photo)

Business owner sues over health plan contraception

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (AP) — A central Minnesota business owner is joining the wave of lawsuits over religious freedom and the birth control mandate included in President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.

02/07/2013

Unions show muscle, spent millions in state races

WASHINGTON (AP) – When Maggie Hassan won the New Hampshire governor’s race this month, it wasn’t just a victory for fellow Democrats. Unions spent millions backing Hassan because she opposes a right-to-work bill that would […]

11/19/2012

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