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Friday need-to-know: 5 stories
Lake Hanson: The clear choice for many
North Korea calls U.S. student's death a 'mystery,' casts itself as 'biggest victim'
Obama's secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin's election assault
Satisfying a sweet tooth at Jesse's Candy Clouds
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
Parts of the Dakotas and Montana are now in extreme drought, the only such spots in the US
Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K California theft
Tuesday need-to-know: 5 stories
Showers bring some relief to South Dakota farmers
Amateur baseball roundup: Bankers power past Nationals
Staying in front of the ball: Post 18 infielders leading strong defense
Traxler: Travels brings sports shortlist into focus
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Barry Dean Grabenstein
Paul J. Mertz
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
Believe we can with ethanol
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
OUR VIEW: Local justice reform better for juveniles, county's future
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Keillor: Dreadful things are afoot
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Friedrick 60th anniversary
Marlene and Pat Weller
December 31, 2016
Trump-Putin relationship to soon be tested
For much of this year, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have been engaged in a long-distance courtship. They have said kind things about each other in public and separately expressed visions of a mutually agreeable future.
December 31, 2016 - 8:39am
December 28, 2016
Trump says he's drafting his inaugural speech with Reagan, Kennedy in mind
President-elect Donald Trump privately told several visitors to his winter retreat in Florida on Wednesday that he is writing the first draft...
December 28, 2016 - 4:57pm
Secretary of State Kerry harshly condemns Israeli settler activity as an obstacle to peace
WASHINGTON - Secretary of State John F. Kerry on Wednesday offered a harsh and detailed assessment of Israeli settlements in the West Bank, saying...
December 28, 2016 - 1:41pm
December 23, 2016
Washington's top-tier hotels selling out for Trump's inauguration
Looks as if it will be business as usual for Washington's top hotels for next month's inauguration. Donald Trump's victory last month caught more than a few of his supporters by surprise, if hotel reservations are any indication. Instead of the expected calls to secure a luxury suite...
December 23, 2016 - 1:28pm
December 22, 2016
Russia says ties with U.S. frozen, Trump might be ‘more constructive’
MOSCOW — Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday, Dec. 22, dialog with the United States was frozen at most levels but that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump might have a more constructive attitude towards Russia. "We're not wearing rose-tinted glasses, we have no illusions...
December 22, 2016 - 4:09pm
December 21, 2016
Trump sons will not attend high-dollar fundraiser that raised questions about access-peddling
Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump will not attend a high-priced fundraiser in Washington on their father's first full day in office amid questions...
December 21, 2016 - 12:01pm
December 20, 2016
Search warrant materials used in Clinton email probe unsealed
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Search warrant documents released on Tuesday related to the probe of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's private...
December 20, 2016 - 1:38pm
December 19, 2016
U.S. judge orders unsealing of Clinton email probe search warrant
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Monday ordered the unsealing of the application used to obtain a search warrant that allowed the FBI to...
December 19, 2016 - 1:54pm
U.S. Electoral College meets to formally confirm Trump win
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Electoral College meets on Monday to officially confirm Republican Donald Trump as the next president, a vote...
December 19, 2016 - 1:44pm
December 17, 2016
N.C. passes bills to strip powers from next governor
With protesters knocking on the doors to locked galleries, the North Carolina legislature pushed through controversial legislation aimed at dialing back the powers of the incoming Democratic governor and reorganizing the state's elections oversight body. The legislature, meeting in...
December 17, 2016 - 10:22am
Now you can fact-check Trump's tweets - in the tweets themselves
On Friday morning, President-elect Donald Trump took a new tack in his war on the Russia hacking issue. Trump tweeted: Are we talking about the same cyberattack where it was revealed that head of the DNC illegally gave Hillary the questions to the debate? As Post reporter Dave Weigel...
December 17, 2016 - 10:18am
December 15, 2016
Ivanka Trump in the East Wing is a lot less unusual than people are making it out to be
America was getting ready for a bit of novelty in the First Spouse arena, thanks to the possibility that the new first spouse (first husband?...
December 15, 2016 - 11:35am
December 14, 2016
Trump endorses Romney niece Ronna Romney McDaniel for RNC chair
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday endorsed a niece of former critic Mitt Romney to be the next chair of the...
December 14, 2016 - 4:56pm
December 13, 2016
How much does an inauguration cost? And who pays for what?
Inaugurations are expensive. Really, really expensive. The peaceful transfer of power comes with a massive price tag: When all the bills are...
December 13, 2016 - 11:42am
December 9, 2016
Obama orders review of cyber attacks on 2016 election: adviser
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama ordered intelligence agencies to review cyber attacks and foreign intervention into the 2016...
December 9, 2016 - 11:11am