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Iowa straw poll's death shows the shakeup at work in U.S. politics

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Iowa Republican organizers abruptly canceled the long-standing straw poll after failing to generate enough promises of attendance from the more than a dozen GOP presidential hopefuls.
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After boy sickened, pets killed, Minn. warns of toxic blue-green algae

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Haze covering Twin Cities comes from 100+ Saskatchewan wildfires
Randy A. Salas, Star Tribune
Looking past the rooftop of City Hall from downtown Minneapolis, a haze hugs the trees and rooftops of the surrounding community.

Haze covering Twin Cities comes from 100+ Saskatchewan wildfires

A thick haze blanketed the Twin Cities early Saturday morning as strong winds continue to blow smoke from forest fires in northern Saskatchewan hundreds of miles south.
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With Santana's suspension over, he's set to rejoin Twins

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Small hero, big heart: Town honors dachshund who died defending 10-year-old girl

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