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It's Nobody's "Turn" To Be President

Once upon a time, the 2016 election was supposed to be Bush vs. Clinton: The Sequel. Reports from inside the Jeb and Hillary camps have indicated that, at least to some degree, they believed themselves to be the rightful heirs of their parties’ nominations. 480 more words

A Poem A Day: "Twenty-Five O'Clock"

Published in The Sun Magazine 2013.

“In this gifted time it’s fine to talk about the slow
Moon hanging in a tree like a paper lantern,
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Defense Attorney Addresses St. Croix River Stabbing Suspect's Acquittal

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Defense attorneys Eric Nelson and Doug Hazelton believe the key to the case for Levi Acre-Kendall was his own testimony, where he stated he feared for his life and was trying to get away from Peter Kelly. 369 more words


Tearful Testimony As St. Croix Stabbing Trial Begins

BALSAM LAKE, Wis. (WCCO) — Testimony is now underway in the fatal stabbing of a young father who went to confront a group of fishermen over their language last spring. 320 more words


Tommies Pull Off 'Bizarre' Two-Point Conversion

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — “Did you see that?”

It was a phrase repeated many times Saturday at O’Shaughnessy Stadium in St. Paul.

St. Thomas had just taken a 6-3 lead over Carleton in an MIAC football game. 383 more words


Toddler Found Alone At Busy Intersection Reunited With Mother

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Three-year-old Mikey is back home with his mom Thursday night.

The toddler was found wandering near a busy street in Brooklyn Park early Thursday morning. 291 more words