Minn. approves changing Lake Calhoun to Bde Maka Ska

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The name change, approved by the DNR today, now has to be approved by the federal government. The department's decision follows resolutions passed by the Hennepin County Board and the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board.
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House votes to avert federal shutdown, Senate chances dim
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Sen. Lindsey Graham spoke to reporters as he walked to the Senate chamber Thursday.

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A divided House voted Thursday to prevent a government shutdown after an eleventh-hour deal brought conservatives aboard. But the GOP-written measure faced gloomy prospects in the Senate, and it remained unclear whether lawmakers would be able to find a way to keep federal offices open past a Friday night deadline.
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