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Federal judge extends order blocking Trump's travel ban from six Muslim countries
$1.9M Aurora County Courthouse project receives positive public response
At least 12 killed after Texas church bus crash
Vehicle destroyed in fire in Howard
Muslims tell Minnesota Capitol gathering they feel more misunderstood now than ever before
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UPDATE: UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
Royals return key pieces in repeat bid
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
CLARK: Thanking our local physicians
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
January 28, 2014
MILBANK: America's numbness to mass shootings
WASHINGTON -- If you think it'll be a month of Sundays before this country gets serious about gun violence, you're probably underestimating. It's already been nearly three months of Mondays -- 77, to be exact -- and we're not making progress. After the July 2012...
January 28, 2014 - 10:48am
January 10, 2014
MILBANK: For Christie, the 'I's' have it
His certainty of his own infallibility will be more of an impediment to Christie than any lane closures in Fort Lee.
January 10, 2014 - 10:35am
January 8, 2014
MILBANK: Republicans keep repeating themselves
WASHINGTON -- Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus on Tuesday outlined his party's priorities for 2014. They are, in ascending order of importance: Obamacare. Obamacare! Obamacare! OBAMACARE! OBAMACARE! OBAMACARE! OBAMACARE! OBAMACARE!!! "We've promised...
January 8, 2014 - 11:52am
January 3, 2014
MILBANK: Crises beyond 'Duck Dynasty'
WASHINGTON -- I'm just back from a week out of the country, and it appears I missed some major happenings. Political news sites report a significant development in the Pajama Boy controversy (involving a promotion for Obamacare) and the "Duck Dynasty" flap. There's apparently...
January 3, 2014 - 12:17pm
December 16, 2013
MILBANK: Washington is Selfie city
WASHINGTON — As the world bid farewell to Nelson Mandela, the most revered figure of our time, Washington kept its focus on the things that really matter: Why did President Obama shake hands with Raul Castro at the memorial service? What was up with the sign-language interpreter...
December 16, 2013 - 8:12pm
November 18, 2013
MILBANK: For Obama, game-changer, or game over?
Recent history hasn’t been kind to second-term presidents.
November 18, 2013 - 10:14pm
October 30, 2013
MILBANK: Is Obama’s ignorance of NSA surveillance, website woes reassuring or disconcerting?
WASHINGTON — For a smart man, President Obama professes to know very little about a great number of things going on in his administration. On Sunday night, The Wall Street Journal reported that he didn’t learn until this summer that the National Security Agency had been bugging...
October 30, 2013 - 6:53am
September 5, 2013
DANA MILBANK: The White House's Syria secrets
WASHINGTON -- John Kerry was making his "beyond a reasonable doubt" case against Syria's Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday when he gave lawmakers a bit of faulty intelligence. "Just today, before coming in here, I read an email to me about a general, the minister of defense, former minister...
September 5, 2013 - 7:32pm
August 28, 2013
DANA MILBANK: The weakest generation?
WASHINGTON -- In my mother's telling, I exist because of the March on Washington.
August 28, 2013 - 9:01pm
July 23, 2013
MILBANK: McCain the maverick rides again
WASHINGTON -- The Senate was out of session Monday, but John McCain was on Capitol Hill, joking, as he often does, about "trying to do the Lord's...
July 23, 2013 - 3:44pm
July 18, 2013
MILBANK: GOP tests the meaning of insanity
WASHINGTON -- Well, this is embarrassing. Republicans have made so many attempts to repeal "Obamacare" that the scorekeepers have lost count. ...
July 18, 2013 - 10:55pm
July 5, 2013
MILBANK: One is Snowden's loneliest number
WASHINGTON -- Three weeks ago, Edward Snowden told the Guardian newspaper that "the sense of outrage" over the secret surveillance programs he...
July 5, 2013 - 7:17am
June 26, 2013
MILBANK: Alito a justice with a visible opinion
WASHINGTON -- The most remarkable thing about the Supreme Court's opinions announced Monday was not what the justices wrote or said. It was what...
June 26, 2013 - 8:42am
June 25, 2013
MILBANK: Farm bill defeat a 'humiliation' for House speaker
WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner stopped by the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill Thursday afternoon to pitch a gathering of the National...
June 25, 2013 - 7:43am
June 17, 2013
MILBANK: The left turns compliant on violating civil liberties
WASHINGTON -- Where have all the liberals gone? President Obama, who as a Democratic senator accused the Bush administration of violating...
June 17, 2013 - 12:31pm