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Roads less traveled: Attempts by Minneapolis to boost biking aren't paying off

Bike lanes have become big in the Twin Cities. But can the traffic they carry justify the street space they consume?
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More details are needed on MinnesotaCare buy-in option

Industry report should not be last word on promising health reform.
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Circumstances thrust a critical issue on the governor-elect

It's climate change. Time is short, and the White House isn't doing the job. What can a state do? Plenty.
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Social policy side effects may include …

How best-laid solutions on border security, family leave and drug-abuse prevention all backfired.
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Movie tells the ignored story of 'America's biggest serial killer'

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Arkansas high schoolers broke a big story and were censored

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Rash Report: 'Roma' is human, and humane, counternarrative

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Undermining voters by disrespecting election results

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Second referendum is best course of action on Brexit

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We must push back against America's steady creep toward cruelty

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Although there are promising studies about using marijuana products to treat Alzheimer’s, more rigorous study is needed before taking the risk, a Ha

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