U.S. plan may send 10,000 troops to Mideast

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The Pentagon on Thursday will present plans to the White House to send up to 10,000 more troops to the Middle East, in a move to beef up defenses against potential Iranian threats, U.S. officials said Wednesday.

St. Thomas will 'involuntarily' leave MIAC by spring of 2021

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The MIAC announced Wednesday that St. Thomas "will be involuntarily removed" from the conference that it joined as an original member in 1920.
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Michael Avenatti charged with defrauding Stormy Daniels

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President Donald Trump speaks in the Rose Garden, Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Washington.
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President Trump used a poster detailing the cost of the Mueller probe to hammer home his point that there was "No Collusion."

Trump stalks out on Democrats, demands end of investigations

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President Donald Trump abruptly stalked out of a White House meeting with congressional leaders Wednesday, flatly declaring he would no longer work with Democrats unless they drop all investigations in the aftermath of the special counsel's Trump-Russia report.
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Median Twin Cities home sale price hits $281K as lower-priced homes remain scarce

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Step up your grilling repertoire in time for cookout season

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These Minnesota grown-ups take Wiffle ball seriously – very seriously

A Cottage Grove man has built what's believed to be the biggest adult Wiffle ball league in the country.
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Fleck on Gophers decommitments: 'It's just part of college football'

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Minnesota Legislature has failed school girls, #TimesUp movement

The state's session is ending with no action to protect girls in school from sexual harassment, despite bipartisan support.