Klobuchar's presidential bid faces fundraising challenge

Small-dollar donors could be crucial in a crowded 2020 presidential field.

Strong apartment market continues to push up rents in Twin Cities

President Donald Trump speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House on Friday morning, Feb. 15, 2019. Trump formally declared a national emergency at

Trump tests presidential power, declares emergency at border


Minnesota probation disparities, lack of guidelines getting long look at Legislature

Rep. Ilhan Omar on the day she was sworn into Congress, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, at the Capitol in Washington.
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It’s been a high-profile, stormy first six weeks in Congress for Rep. Ilhan Omar, who made history in January as the first Somali-American member of Congress.

Omar apologizes for causing hurt, hopes to rebuild trust

Rep. Ilhan Omar insisted Friday that she is not anti-Semitic, and that she regrets a tweet that was widely condemned for perpetuating Jewish stereotypes because it undermined her own attempts to foster cultural harmony.
Nico Hischier, right watches his overtime goal against Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk

Wild again lacks 'killer instinct,' coughs-up three-goal lead to lose in OT

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Fans of costly winter sports try to level the playing field

In a state known for its snowy, cold months, more Twin Cities nonprofits are stepping up to diversify winter activities and make them more accessible to people who wouldn't normally try them.
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Trump created his own emergency

There's no crisis at the border, yet the president couldn't accept legislative compromise.