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January 23, 2018
Lawmaker says speaker tied to anti-Muslim groups shouldn’t hold talk at Capitol
7 hours 39 min ago
Ramsey County jail in St. Paul no longer taking detainees
9 hours 9 min ago
Andrew McCabe, former acting director of the FBI, has drawn executive ire for his politics. McCabe, above, testifies at a hearing in May 2017. Must credit: Washington Post photo by Jahi Chikwendiu
President Trump asked whom FBI head Andrew McCabe voted for in 2016 election
9 hours 57 min ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions during a prison reform roundtable discussion at the White House on Jan. 11, 2018. Sessions was questioned for several hours in January 2018 by the special counsel’s office as part of the investigation into Russia’s meddling in the election and whether the president obstructed justice since taking office, according to a Justice Department spokeswoman. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Sessions interviewed by special counsel investigating Russian interference in 2016
13 hours 3 min ago
Robert Mueller, the former FBI director and special counsel leading the Russia investigation, leaves after closed meetings with the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 21, 2017. (Doug Mills/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Mueller seeks to question Trump about Flynn, Comey departures
14 hours 9 min ago
Gov. Doug Burgum gives his State of the State address, sponsored by Greater North Dakota Chamber, on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, in Minot, N.D. Kim Fundingsland / Minot Daily News
Burgum: North Dakota's budget future is not 'risk-free'
15 hours 23 min ago
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., walks to his office at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Jan. 22, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Schumer has rescinded offer to Trump on border wall funding
16 hours 2 min ago
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ahead of his address to the Israeli Parliament in Jerusalem on Monday, Jan. January 22, 2018. Pence said on Monday that a new United States Embassy to Israel would open in Jerusalem before the end of 2019. (Ariel Schalit/Pool via The New York Times / Copyright 2018)
For female journalists, strip searches and segregation mar Pence's visit to Israel
18 hours 16 min ago
Video shows Border Patrol officers asking Greyhound passengers for IDs, taking woman into custody
19 hours 45 min ago
FILE PHOTO: Doug Burgum announces his candidacy for North Dakota governor during a press conference Jan. 14, 2016, at The Stage in Island Park, Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Stream the State of the State address and Democratic response
21 hours 4 min ago
January 22, 2018
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks back to his office after the Senate voted to reopen government. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Shutdown ends after Democrats agree to trust that McConnell will allow 'dreamer' vote
January 22, 2018 - 8:18pm
North Dakota homeless coalition closes office
January 22, 2018 - 6:08pm
Counties want adequate funding for ND Extension Service
January 22, 2018 - 5:16pm
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to members of the media while walking through the Capitol on Sunday. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Senate adjourns without deal to end government shutdown; vote postponed until noon Monday
January 22, 2018 - 7:54am
Rick Rayburn of Rutledge, Minn. points to the paperwork he was given when signing up for MNSure health insurance. After signing up for the insurance Rick and his wife Rose were placed on medical assistance. Once on MA, without notification from the State of Minnesota, liens were placed on their property to recover the costs of the insurance. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
January 22, 2018 - 6:00am
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