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U.S. judge overturns Obama health-care law

The website is photographed in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018. Health insurance sign-ups for the Affordable Care Act are down wit
The ruling out of Texas, which threw a dagger into the Affordable Care Act, came on the eve of the deadline for Americans to sign up for coverage in the federal insurance exchange created under the law.

Trump picks budget head Mulvaney to be next chief of staff

President Donald Trump on Friday picked budget director Mick Mulvaney to be his acting chief of staff, ending a chaotic search in which several top contenders took themselves out of the running for the job.

Hennepin Healthcare cuts ties with sheriff, considers armed security

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Archbishop Bernard Hebda and predecessor John Nienstedt.

Archdiocese: Nienstedt will have no further ministry in Minnesota

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Wisconsin's Walker signs sweeping lame-duck GOP bills

Joan Gabel answered questions by the Board of Regents on the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis, Minn. on December 14, 2018.
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Joan Gabel answered questions from the University of Minnesota's Board of Regents today.

U regents set to choose school's first woman president Tuesday

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Joan Gabel's two-hour interview with regents was heavier on compliments than tough follow-up questions.
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