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Second Diocese of Duluth insurer settles
Democrat Doug Jones declared winner over Roy Moore
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Steady Schiele: Senior leads Blue Jays to dual win
Sports Shorts: Dec. 13
Area Basketball Roundup: Demons sweep Blue Jays
Wild's Zach Parise could be back 'sooner rather than later'
76ers coach Brown says Thibodeau is 'frugal' with his rotations, and that's OK
Letter to the editor: Thank your lawmakers for their Christmas ‘present’
Commentary: Moore rode to the polls as a cowboy after spending an entire campaign in costume
Commentary: Shocker: 94 Percent of FCC feedback on net neutrality changes was bots
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Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Trinity seeking food donations
Community calendar of events for Dec. 13, 2017
Anonymous donor puts gold coin in red kettle
FVA updates contracts
SON plans potluck, meeting
Rotary topic: New Year, New You
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January 12, 2014
Obama says U.S. to give 'modest relief' on Iran sanctions
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama said the United States and other nations would begin to give Iran "modest relief" on economic sanctions as long as Iran lives up to its end of an agreement reached on Sunday to start implementing a nuclear deal. Obama's statement came as six...
January 12, 2014 - 12:31pm
January 4, 2014
Gun control regulations; Obama proposes new background check measures
HONOLULU/WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Friday proposed two new gun control regulations aimed at clarifying restrictions on gun ownership for the mentally ill and strengthening a database used for background checks before firearm purchases. The measures are the latest...
January 4, 2014 - 7:34am
January 3, 2014
Obama directs new gun control measures
HONOLULU/WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Friday proposed two new gun control regulations aimed at clarifying restrictions on gun ownership for the mentally ill and strengthening a database used for background checks before firearm purchases. The measures are the...
January 3, 2014 - 5:00pm
January 2, 2014
Obamas' Christmas gift for godmother delivered to wrong family
CHICAGO - A Chicago-area family got a belated Christmas surprise this week - a book of family photos from the
January 2, 2014 - 10:00pm
December 30, 2013
Obama signs Cramer’s first bill into law
BISMARCK — President Obama has signed the first bill authored by North Dakota Republican Rep. Kevin Cramer into law. The Bureau of Land Management Streamlining Act passed the House on May 15 and the Senate on Dec. 20. The bill includes North Dakota among a list of six states in...
December 30, 2013 - 7:29am
December 28, 2013
Obama faces smattering of protests on Hawaiian vacation
KAILUA, Hawaii - The serenity of President Barack Obama's Hawaiian vacation was rattled a little on Saturday when demonstrators aired grievances against unmanned aircraft and other issues in a small prote
December 28, 2013 - 10:00pm
December 27, 2013
Obama calls senators to back extension on jobless benefits
HONOLULU - President Barack Obama called Senator Jack Reed, Democrat of
December 27, 2013 - 11:00pm
Obama signs bipartisan budget deal, annual defense bill
HONOLULU — President Barack Obama on Thursday signed a compromise budget that reduces the risk of another government shutdown and a defense bill that cracks down on sexual assault in the military and smooths the path for transferring detainees from the U.S. prison in Guantanamo...
December 27, 2013 - 7:24am
December 25, 2013
Obama lauds returning troops in holiday broadcast
HONOLULU - President Barack Obama lauded the "service and sacrifice" of U.S.
December 25, 2013 - 10:00am
December 20, 2013
Obama: US needs checks on NSA data gathering but can't disarm
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama tried to strike a middle ground on Friday on questions about broad surveillance practices conducted by the U.S.
December 20, 2013 - 6:00pm
November 1, 2013
Obama tells Iraqi leader that US wants 'inclusive' Iraq
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama pressed Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki on Friday to build a more inclusive democracy in his country and said
November 1, 2013 - 9:00pm
October 28, 2013
Cramer invites Obama to visit state
BISMARCK (AP) — North Dakota’s lone voice in the U.S. House of Representatives says he has invited President Barack Obama to visit the state. Rep. Kevin Cramer said he sent the invitation in a letter to the president this week. The North Dakota Republican touted the state’s...
October 28, 2013 - 7:07am
July 4, 2013
What now? Q&A about latest snag in health care law
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nothing's ever easy with President Barack Obama's health care law. The latest hitch gives employers an additional year before they must offer medical coverage to their workers or pay a fine. What does the delay mean for workers? And struggling businesses?
July 4, 2013 - 11:00pm
June 5, 2013
Obama nominates 3 to appeals court, testing GOP
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Issuing a forceful challenge to Senate Republicans, President Barack Obama nominated three judges to the influential federal appeals court in Washington, declaring that the GOP has "cynically used Senate rules and procedures" to delay and block past nominees. "What...
June 5, 2013 - 1:00am
March 20, 2013
Obama, lawmakers bring Irish culture to US
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama and top lawmakers brought a wee bit of Ireland to Washington, donning green ties and a festive mood in a belated celebration of St. Patrick's Day. Shamrock in his jacket pocket, Obama hosted Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny for a meeting in...
March 20, 2013 - 2:00am