Tell-all book falls short on Clinton facts

Tell-all book falls short on Clinton facts

Former Secret Service officer's gossip needs to be taken with a grain of salt.

America: A land of amazing farms

June 24
America: A land of amazing farms
Drive across a state like Iowa, and you'll be surprised at the technology and business savvy that go into producing the food we eat.

GOP finds a key to dismantle Obamacare

June 26
GOP finds a key to dismantle Obamacare
GOP plan also uses tax credits, offers solution for preexisting conditions.
Kirk O. Kolbo
2 minutes ago

The Somme at 100: Trench battle showed war's terrible learning curve

Despite the carnage, British learned from their mistakes and adapted tactics that would help Allies win in 1918.
Andy Brehm
7 minutes ago

Counterpoint: Raising the state's minimum wage will hurt those it aims to help

To absorb the increased cost, businesses will be forced to cut hiring, hours and benefits.
Courtland Milloy
7 minutes ago

After the Baltimore riots, signs of positive change

After the smoke cleared, businesses offered new training and jobs; police changed tactics, and the city gained fresh leadership.
Multiple authors
June 28

Priorities for the St. Paul schools after a shake-up: What we want from our leaders

Shore up enrollment and equity. Prioritize the district's budget. Communicate with us.
David Cole
June 28

Justice Anthony Kennedy's surprisingly open mind

He has been willing not just to break rank, but to reconsider his own prior judgments.
John Marty
June 28

$15-an-hour minimum wage: First Minneapolis, then statewide

A ballot initiative in the city almost certainly would pass — the public wants fairness. Businesses worried about an ensuing disparity should direct their attention to the Legislature for 2017.
Jennifer Rubin
June 28

Lessons learned on Benghazi, but not by investigators

Clinton's and Obama's real mistake: Lack of follow-through and unwillingness to recognize the metastasizing Islamic threat.
Linda Hirshman
June 28

How Ruth Bader Ginsburg just won the next abortion fight

In providing a separate opinion in a ruling she finds favorable, she was writing into law the factual finding that abortion is safe — full stop.
Betty Lotterman
June 27

A listener's lifetime with 'A Prairie Home Companion'

Garrison Keillor's beloved radio show has been just about all we've ever needed most of the time.
Bob Svacina
June 27

Brexit: That's the spirit — here at home, let's apply it to the Met Council

The grievances are really quite similar.
Glafira Marcon
June 27

Brazil and the Zika virus: Symptom of a greater ill

Brazilians' biggest worry is not the mosquito-borne epidemic, but rather the political situation, with its wide-ranging impacts.
Michael Farris
June 27

I helped start Moral Majority. Donald Trump not what we wanted.

He's the opposite, and the Christian right should not compromise its principals.
Amanda Taub
June 27

A lesson from Brexit: On immigration, feelings trump facts

People will pay a high price to preserve a social order that makes them feel safe and powerful. That dynamic is not limited to Britain, or to this referendum.
Editorial
June 24

SCOTUS nondecision wrongly leaves millions in limbo

About 4 million to 5 million immigrants remain stranded and vulnerable.
Allison Graves
June 24

PolitiFact: Did Google adjust its algorithm to hide Hillary Clinton's problems? Mostly false.

There are some queries the search engine won't autocomplete, but not just for her.
Steve Sviggum
June 24

Counterpoint: I wouldn't fault Daudt. I'd fault Dayton.

From my vantage point as a former House speaker, the governor has been the one holding up results for Minnesotans in this legislative session and its aftermath.
Danielle Allen
June 24

U.S. bears some responsibility for Brexit

Contributing factors: Iraq war, housing boom, social media.
Richard Harris
June 24

Mental health and civil liberties: Unwell and untouchable

Some who suffer refuse to acknowledge (or may not even realize) their peril – and, for legal reasons, they don't receive the help even their families see that they need.
Editorial
June 24

Support the AMA as it pushes Congress on gun research

Ban on funding is based on unfounded Second Amendment fears.
Commentary
June 24

Questions about Baltimore cops linger after Freddie Gray decision

There's hope Justice Department inquiry will lead to constructive changes.