Young Minn. voters feel urgency and plan to vote, poll finds

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The Star Tribune/MPR Minnesota Poll found high interest in voting across gender, geographic and partisan lines.
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President Donald Trump put Vice President Mike Pence in charge of U.S. efforts to fight coronavirus, a move announced at a White House news conference
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President Donald Trump put Vice President Mike Pence in charge of U.S. efforts to fight coronavirus, a move announced at a White House news conference on Wednesday.

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President Donald Trump declared that a widespread U.S. outbreak of the new respiratory virus sweeping the globe isn't inevitable even as top health authorities at his side warned Americans that more infections are coming.
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Mexicans in the United States are returning in droves

A reverse migration has helped push the population of people in the country illegally to its lowest level in more than 15 years, a trend that began even before President Trump took office.
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Barn collapse: Gophers lose 17-point lead, Maryland wins on three-pointer with 1.9 seconds left

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Butler's blunders, Russell's threes boost Wolves to win over Heat

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Carry-on item for Be the Match volunteers: Organ transplants

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Rock legend Robbie Robertson remembers his brothers in song, in new film