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Candidates, please get beyond slogans. Just think of how much is new just since 2008.
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Threat to shut down Crashed Ice hurts Black Lives Matter's cause

Group needs to work with St. Paul officials on a peaceful alternative.
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There are lessons to be learned from Chipotle outbreaks

Food inspection system should be bolstered to better protect consumers.
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Counterpoint: Nothing could be more basic than putting kids' safety first

Financing for child protection services must be boosted even more.
Commentary

An emerging generation considers campaign 2016

"Generation Z" was shaped by Great Recession and diversity.
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There are lessons to be learned from Chipotle outbreaks

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Jeb Bush finds his message: He's not Trump

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Respond aggressively to growing North Korea threat

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It's time for action on Minnesota's pollinators

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Why did SCOTUS press pause on Clean Power Plan?

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Commentary
February 10

Thousands of children have disappeared in Europe's refugee flood

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The message from New Hampshire: No more status quo

Commentary
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To save Iron Range, level power playing field

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February 10

After N.H., rethinking the Trump phenomenon

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Stop turning to grand juries when cops kill

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