Man Allegedly Faked Abduction To Gain Citizenship

Man Allegedly Faked Abduction To Gain Citizenship

A man allegedly faked his abduction by having his mouth duct-taped and his hands tied together in order to gain U.S. citizenship, according to federal authorities Thursday. Alejandro Mario Cortes, 45, allegedly told St. Paul,…

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Pipeline Protester Injured In Explosion Loses A Key Court Battle

Pipeline Protester Injured In Explosion Loses A Key Court Battle

An anti-pipeline activist lost her bid to obtain evidence relating to an injury she sustained while fighting police, a setback in her plans to ultimately sue law enforcement. Sophia Wilansky, a woman who was involved…

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Bernie Sanders Has ‘Nothing’ To Say About Keith Ellison’s Domestic Abuse Allegations

Bernie Sanders Has ‘Nothing’ To Say About Keith Ellison’s Domestic Abuse Allegations

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has “nothing” to say about domestic abuse allegations against one of his closest political allies, Minnesota Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison. Ellison, the deputy chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), is…

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States Looking To Copy Minnesota Model Of Using Federal Funds To Lower Insurance Premiums

States Looking To Copy Minnesota Model Of Using Federal Funds To Lower Insurance Premiums

Several states including Wisconsin and New Jersey are seeking to copy Minnesota’s model of federal reinsurance program funding that contributed to a 13-percent drop in premium rates in the state from 2017 to 2018. The…

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Tim Walz Wins Democratic Primary For Minnesota Governor

Tim Walz Wins Democratic Primary For Minnesota Governor

Democratic favorite Tim Walz won the gubernatorial primary against Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson and Minnesota Rep. Erin Murphy late Tuesday evening. Walz edged out a victory over his opponents with 43 percent of the…

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Former MN Governor Tim Pawlenty Loses GOP Primary

Former MN Governor Tim Pawlenty Loses GOP Primary

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty lost to Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson late Tuesday evening in the Minnesota gubernatorial GOP primary election. Johnson edged out a victory over Pawlenty with more than 52 percent of the…

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Ilhan Omar Wins Democratic Primary In Keith Ellison’s Old District

Ilhan Omar Wins Democratic Primary In Keith Ellison’s Old District

Ilhan Omar won the Democratic primary for Minnesota’s 5th Congressional District late Tuesday evening, beating her opponent, Margaret Anderson Kelliher, who outspent her. Omar edged out a victory over Kelliher with almost 49 percent of the vote…

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Minnesota Activist’s Son Accuses Rep Keith Ellison Of Physically Assaulting His Mom

Minnesota Activist’s Son Accuses Rep Keith Ellison Of Physically Assaulting His Mom

A person claiming to be the son of a prominent Minnesota-based environmental activist is accusing Rep. Keith Ellison of physically assaulting his mother while the two were in a relationship. Ellison physically assaulted and psychologically…

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Feds Conduct Massive Worksite Raid In Two States, Arrest Business Owners For Employing Illegal Aliens

Feds Conduct Massive Worksite Raid In Two States, Arrest Business Owners For Employing Illegal Aliens

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) conducted a major worksite enforcement operation at multiple businesses in Minnesota and Nebraska on Wednesday Agents arrested not only more than 100 illegal workers, but also 14 business owners and managers…

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She Wants To Be The First Muslim Congresswoman. Now She’s Been Officially Accused Of Using Campaign Funds For Divorce Fees

She Wants To Be The First Muslim Congresswoman. Now She’s Been Officially Accused Of Using Campaign Funds For Divorce Fees

Minnesota Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar has been accused of using campaign funds to pay her divorce attorney by a Minnesota state lawmaker. Republican state Rep. Steve Drazkowski filed a complaint to Minnesota’s Campaign Finance…

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