Trump tells ex-counsel McGahn: Defy subpoena, don't testify

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President Donald Trump directed his former White House Counsel Don McGahn to defy a congressional subpoena Monday, citing a Justice Department legal opinion that maintains McGahn would have immunity from testifying about his work as a close Trump adviser.
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Xcel Energy employees examine a 38-foot-deep pool that holds spent fuel rods at its Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant. The utility said Monday it wi
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Xcel Energy employees examine a 38-foot-deep pool that holds spent fuel rods at its Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant.

Xcel to extend nuclear plant, close 2 coal plants, add solar

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Within 11 years, Xcel says it can end coal generation in Minnesota, but it also plans to extend the life of its Monticello nuclear plant by another decade to 2040.
Minnesota Timberwolves interim head coach Ryan Saunders during the second half of the Timberwolves 119-115 loss to the Dallas Mavericks Friday, Jan. 1
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Twin Cities sports 'youth movement' continues with Saunders hire

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Gophers grab quick lead, smash Georgia 8-1 for regional softball title

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Living legend Tony Bennett, 92, to croon July 28 at Orpheum in Minneapolis
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Living legend Tony Bennett, 92, to croon July 28 at Orpheum in Minneapolis

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