Work blocked on 2 parts of border wall

FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, a border wall prototype falls during demolition at the border between Tijuana, Mexico, and San Diego. U.S. D
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A federal judge blocked on Friday President Donald Trump from building sections of his long-sought border wall with money secured under his declaration of a national emergency.

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Jake Patterson walked into court for his sentencing in the murder of James and Denise Closs at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis., on Fr
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"There is no doubt in my mind that you are one of the most dangerous men to ever walk on this planet," Barron County District Judge James Babler told the kidnapper of Jayme Closs and the murderer of her parents. "You are the embodiment of evil."
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Minnesota is the Land of 10,000 Roadside Attractions, and no road trip is complete without seeing a giant ball of twine or one of the state's many Paul Bunyans.