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Jones wins in stunning Alabama Senate upset

Jones wins in stunning Alabama Senate upset
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Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's special Senate election on Tuesday, beating back history, an embattled Republican opponent and President Donald Trump, who urgently endorsed GOP rebel Roy Moore despite sexual misconduct allegations.

Shorter school year in Minneapolis divides parents

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Saving money with a shorter school year is an idea that appears to be dividing Minneapolis parents, a split that's partly based on race.
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Scientists warn Arctic is going through an 'unprecedented transition'

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Vikings' successful season complicates Super Bowl prep
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Vikings' successful season complicates Super Bowl prep

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Politics

Top Minnesota regulator fired, triggering calls for better senior abuse scrutiny

8:44pm
Sources: Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to be named to replace Al Franken
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Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith

Sources: Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to be named to replace Al Franken

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Two high-level Democratic sources say the governor will appoint Smith as Minnesota's next U.S. Senator
Wild uses two goalies in edging Flames in shootout
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Wild uses two goalies in edging Flames in shootout

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New book festival will run over 2 days, bringing 100 authors to Minneapolis

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Famed Vikings trash-talker Randle tells players to ignore boorish fans

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Twins' closer might already be on their roster
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Twins' closer might already be on their roster

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Great Wolf Lodge opens in Bloomington at former Water Park of America site

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