October 11, 2020

A look at Judge Amy Coney Barrett's notable opinions, votes

Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court, has written roughly 100 opinions in more than three years on the 7th […]
October 11, 2020

Fake asteroid? NASA expert IDs mystery object as old rocket

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The jig may be up for an “asteroid” that’s expected to get nabbed by Earth’s gravity and become a mini moon […]
October 11, 2020

Precedent, recusal, Roe: A court nomination viewer's guide

WASHINGTON — A scant two weeks after her nomination, Judge Amy Coney Barrett goes before a Senate committee that’s bitterly split along partisan lines over […]
October 11, 2020

Aitkin Hospital Earns Award for Emergency Care Excellence

Press Ganey has named Riverwood Healthcare Center a 2020 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner. Other than a Woodbury, Minn. surgery center, Riverwood is the only […]
October 11, 2020

CLC welcomes new agriculture director

Central Lakes College announced Cory Detloff as its new director of the Ag & Energy Center and farm business management. Detloff replaces Keith Olander, who […]
October 11, 2020

Graham, Harris share spotlight as Barrett hearings begin

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans are vowing a quick confirmation for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, as the party — undeterred by coronavirus infections or […]
October 11, 2020

In hurricane-ravaged Louisiana, residents dig out, again

LAKE CHARLES, La. — A blue tarp covered a hole in their roof, torn open when the last hurricane blew through. Friday night, the next […]
October 11, 2020

Utility tells state equipment might have caused deadly fire

SAN JOSE, Calif. — California’s largest utility company said its equipment might have caused a fatal wildfire last month in a county in the northern […]
October 10, 2020

The swamp that Trump built: How the president reinvented D.C.'s culture of favor-seeking

It was springtime at President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, and the favor-seekers were swarming. In a gold-adorned ballroom filled with Republican […]
October 10, 2020

Biden hits Trump on economy in critical Pennsylvania county

ERIE, Pa. — With the backdrop of a union facility in a key battleground county of Pennsylvania, Joe Biden on Saturday blistered President Donald Trump […]