As special session starts, legislators prepare for long weekend

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An adjournment deadline was set for 7 a.m. Saturday, but hopes of a one-day session were thrown into question Friday morning.
Machinery from Fisher Industries prepare the ground for a wall to be built on private property near El Paso, Texas.
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Midwest communities affected by springtime flooding, like Hamburg, Iowa, will have to wait longer for Congress to approve disaster aid.
Tim Gruber, New York Times
Midwest communities affected by springtime flooding, like Hamburg, Iowa, will have to wait longer for Congress to approve disaster aid.

Lone GOP lawmaker delays $19B federal disaster aid approval

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A House GOP conservative complaining of Washington's free-spending and opaque ways blocked a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid bill on Friday, extending a tempest over hurricane and flood relief that has left the measure meandering for months.
Joe Mauer retired after last season, and with his salary off the books the Twins have compiled powerful pieces to the lineup.
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Big Ole, a 50-year-old wood and fiberglass viking sculpture needs $24,500 in repairs. He has a family of birds nesting in his shoulder, his cape may c

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No Minnesota road trip is complete without seeing a giant ball of twine, or one of the state's many Paul Bunyans.
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Watch: Teammate obliterates Aaron Rodgers in beer-chugging contest at Bucks game

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