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The state and its first-in-the-nation presidential caucuses offer high stakes to a candidate banking on her appeal in the Midwest.

Pressure builds for new Minn. laws to deal with gun violence

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"No, I don't see a recession," White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow said. "We're doing pretty darn well in my judgment. Let's not be afraid of optimism."

Trump economic adviser plays down fears of looming recession

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President Donald Trump's top economic adviser is playing down fears of a looming recession after last week's sharp drop in the financial markets and predicting the economy will perform well in the second half of 2019.
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Twins infielders Jorge Polanco (11) and Luis Arraez (2) celebrated after Polanco scored during the eighth inning Saturday night.

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