Opinion

Listen: Trump's blunt U.N. address

The president's speech to the U.N. General Assembly was, like Trump himself, nontraditional. Hear the "Playing Politics" analysis from WCCO Radio's Chad Hartman and the Star Tribune Editorial Board's John Rash and D.J. Tice.
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Why so little progress on use of body cameras in Minneapolis?

Audit shows improvement since July, but police are still coming up short.
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It's hard not to root for an underdog like Detroit

Hey, Twin Cities, look out! The former wasteland wants to lure its expatriates — like me — back to town.
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Trump at the U.N.: All in all, speech was pretty conventional

Aside from the bluster, Trump didn't deviate much from what any other Republican president might have said about the global order.
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Don't weaken regulation of gun silencers

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Trump at the U.N.: Stark words sounded more like a mob boss than a statesman

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Don't risk Graham-Cassidy vote without Congressional Budget Office score

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Garrison Keillor: Love of country, sung by real people, from the heart

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