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November 16, 2018
CNN reporter Jim Acosta waits for the microphone at a news conference with President Donald Trump about the results of the midterm elections, at the White House in Washington, Nov. 7, 2018. CNN sued the Trump administration on Nov. 13 in an effort to reinstate the press credentials of Acosta, escalating a dispute that has highlighted the increasingly tense dynamic between Trump and the news media. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Judge hands CNN victory in its bid to restore Jim Acosta's White House press pass
14 hours 35 min ago
November 15, 2018
Incumbent Manhattan Beach (Minn.) mayor Paul Allen (left) selects a card from a deck after his challenger, Kevin Larson, drew the three of hearts during the special tiebreaker council meeting Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at Manhattan Beach City Hall. Erin Bormett / Forum News Service
Luck of the draw: 9 of diamonds re-elects Minnesota mayor
November 15, 2018 - 1:09pm
November 11, 2018
Pete Stauber
8th District red for now — or forever? Redrawn districts in 2022 could upend trend
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
November 10, 2018
County board will have three new faces
November 10, 2018 - 8:29pm
November 8, 2018
House Democrats elected Rep. Melissa Hortman to the position of Minnesota House Speaker Thursday, Nov. 8, in St. Paul.  Forum News Service photo
Minnesota Democrats pick new House Speaker
November 8, 2018 - 11:01pm
Minnesota Lt. Gov.-elect Peggy Flanagan, left, Gov.-elect Tim Walz, center, and Gwen Walz walk toward the Capitol Thursday, Oct. 8, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gov.-elect Walz says Capitol gridlock will fall to him
November 8, 2018 - 5:28pm
November 7, 2018
Governor-elect Tim Walz reaches out to an enthusiastic supporter before giving his victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota voters set up the only split Legislature
November 7, 2018 - 5:22pm
Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota's 7th Congressional District. Forum News Service file photo
Collin Peterson wins 15th term in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District
November 7, 2018 - 10:25am
Leckner elected Park Rapids mayor; Aukes wins third term as sheriff
November 7, 2018 - 10:18am
From left are Whitney, Kristi, Jason and Mikayla Kath. This photo was taken on a trip to Leavenworth, Wash. last Christmas. Submitted photo.
Kath named Akeley's new clerk/treasurer
November 7, 2018 - 10:00am
The Capitol dome is seen at sunset on Election Day, in Washington, Nov. 6, 2018.  (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Democrats projected to win control of House, but Senate remains in GOP hands
November 7, 2018 - 6:49am
Ellison declares victory in attorney general’s race
November 7, 2018 - 12:33am
Secretary of State Steve Simon gave his victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.  (Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Simon wins reelection in Minnesota Secretary of State race
November 7, 2018 - 12:25am
DFL takes back control of House; GOP holds Senate with special election victory
November 7, 2018 - 12:24am
 Governor-elect Tim Walz reaches out to an enthusiastic supporter before giving his victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6.  (Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press)
Walz wins governor race with 'One Minnesota'
November 7, 2018 - 12:05am