Rosemount residents worry that blue-green haze is toxic

Neighbors point to the nearby Spectro Alloys smelting plant as the source. Spectro officials say that they're doing nothing wrong.
Workers have built the Wisconsin portion of a proposed Enbridge pipeline that would run across northern Minnesota.
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed his supporters at party headquarters in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Wednesday, after national elections.
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed his supporters at party headquarters in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Wednesday, after national elections.

Netanyahu, rightist allies appear to fall short of majority

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu fell short of securing a parliamentary majority with his natural religious and nationalist allies in national elections Tuesday, partial results indicated, setting the stage for a period of coalition negotiations that could threaten his political future and even clear the way for him to be tried on corruption charges.
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Minneapolis considers lower speed limits citywide

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E. coli outbreak linked to State Fair animal birth exhibit

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