Minnesota child welfare workers illegally taking kids out of homes, suit says

In the civil rights suit, attorneys for a group of parents allege that Minnesota's child protection laws are overly broad.

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Erin Maye Quade of Apple Valley holds a 24-hour sit-in on the House floor for stronger gun laws. Other DFL reps are joining her. She is here with Raym

DFLer Maye Quade stages House floor sit-in, wants stronger gun laws

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President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron offered a toast during a State Dinner at the White House on Tuesday night.

Trump, Macron make a show as best buds but tussle over Iran

President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron professed a sunny, best-friends relationship Tuesday, even as the two allies strained to bridge differences over the Iran nuclear agreement, Syria and more.
New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius, right, celebrates with Aaron Judge after hitting a two-run home run against the Twins during the fifth inning Tuesda

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Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins got a head-start on the new game plan.

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Members of the Beer-a-Palooza group enjoy a Saturday afternoon at the Lift Bridge Brewery in Stillwater, in this file photo from April 14, 2011.

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What world, exactly, was Bill Murray presenting?

His show "New Worlds," which visited Minneapolis last week, seemed to leverage classic literature and music to celebrate — racism and sexism? Or at least that's how it looked until we left.

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