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Lourey takes Democratic primary for Senate seat

Jan 23, 2019

The District 11 seat opened when Stu Lourey's father, Tony Lourey, was named state Human Services commissioner earlier this month.

State lawmakers hope to reverse insulin price spike

Jan 23, 2019

Lawmakers from both parties say there should be more transparency in how prices for the medication are set, and they don't want any diabetics to be denied insulin because they can't afford it.

History Forum: The founding fathers and the origins of gun control

Jan 23, 2019

Historian Saul Cornell is the author of "A Well-Regulated Militia: The Founding Fathers and the Origins of Gun Control."

Most TSA workers at MSP showing for work, even without pay

Jan 22, 2019

More than 90 percent of the agency's local employees are still showing up for work, even though they're not getting paid, said the Transportation Security Administration's federal security director in Minnesota.

You don't have to go no-carb: Instead, think slow carb

Jan 21, 2019

Ditching carbs can lead to quick weight loss, but can you really stick with it? Here's the science on eating carbs smarter to keep you sated and healthy.

Judge declares Iowa fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional

Jan 22, 2019

An Iowa state judge on Tuesday struck down the state's restrictive "fetal heartbeat" abortion law, which would have been the most restrictive anti-abortion law in the nation.

Report says 1 in 3 U.N. staffers has been sexually harassed

Jan 22, 2019

The organization surveyed over 30,000 respondents. The findings reflect a disturbing trend of inappropriate behavior in the humanitarian world.

Vote on Minneapolis riverfront plan delayed

Jan 22, 2019

A key vote on a Minneapolis riverfront development plan has been delayed over concerns about the financial health of one of the development's partners.

UnitedHealthcare alleges price fixing on generic drugs

Jan 22, 2019

The big Twin Cities-based health insurer is accusing drug makers of colluding to protect their market shares and profits.