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President Joe Biden arrives at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Tuesday.

Biden puts focus on infrastructure amid new virus concerns


Boebert in call refuses to apologize for anti-Muslim remarks toward Omar
FILE - Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., speaks at a news conference held by members of the House Freedom Caucus on Capitol Hill in Washington, on July 29, 2021. Boebert has spoken by phone with Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., just days after likening her to a bomb-carrying terrorist. By both lawmakers' accounts, the call Monday did not go well.

Jan. 6 panel sets contempt vote for former DOJ official
FILE - Acting Assistant U.S. Attorney General Jeffrey Clark speaks as he stands next to Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, Oct. 21, 2020. Clark, who aligned himself with former President Donald Trump after he lost the 2020 election has declined to be fully interviewed by a House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, ending a deposition after around 90 minutes on Friday, Nov. 5.

White House holiday decor honors COVID-19 frontline workers

LIST: Candidates running for Minnesota governor in 2022

New variant cause for concern, not panic, Biden tells US
President Joe Biden speaks about the COVID-19 variant named omicron, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Nov. 29, 2021, in Washington, as Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases listens.

FILE - Rep. Aaron Coleman, D-Kansas City, speaks at the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka, Kan., Jan. 22, 2021. A 21-year-old embattled Kansas lawmaker was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of drunken driving — his second arrest in less than a month. A Kansas trooper arrested Aaron Coleman around 1 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, on Interstate 70 near Lawrence, the Kansas Highway Patrol said. Coleman was taken to the Douglas County Jail, where he bonded out hours later.

Embattled Kansas lawmaker arrested for second time in month


Chris Christie aims to shape future for GOP and for himself
Blaming COVID: Biden sees common culprit for country's woes
Some states dropping 'dehumanizing' terms for immigrants
Biden to visit Rosemount on Tuesday
FILE - A flare burns natural gas at an oil well Aug. 26, 2021, in Watford City, N.D. The Biden administration on Friday, Nov. 26, called for an overhaul of the nation’s oil and gas leasing program to focus on areas that are most suitable for energy development and raise costs for energy companies to drill on public lands and water.

Biden sets out oil, gas leasing reform, stops short of ban


France calls for European aid after 27 migrant deaths at sea
Rep. Emmer confident as midterm elections approach
White House: 92% of fed workers under mandate are vaccinated
Sweden's first female prime minister quits hours later

Biden names women of color to lead White House budget office

Oath Keepers, Proud Boys subpoenaed by Jan. 6 House panel

Fed's Powell will aim to win high-stakes bet in 2nd term

Bidens open holidays with Christmas tree and 'friendsgiving'


House Jan. 6 panel subpoenas Alex Jones and Roger Stone


Michael Cohen ends prison term after Trump-related crimes


US tracking of virus variants has improved after slow start
1 dead in Minneapolis crash Monday night
Supply chain problems hit charities' holiday gifts for kids

Foo Fighters announce, quickly cancel Minneapolis concert

Mother charged with murder in infant's death in St. Cloud

MDH: 12,632 newly-reported COVID-19 cases

Biden puts focus on infrastructure amid new virus concerns

Brooklyn Center braces for Potter trial protests, offers plans for peace