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History

Local History 50 years ago: Winner of the sales contest that climaxed the Dale Carnegie sales course in New Ulm was Ray Untiedt. 10 years ago: Ashley Swenson and Allison Nass were presented with the Citizens Bank Minnesota’s ninth annual scholarship awards. 5 years ago: The New Ulm ...

Local Outlook

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms today, mainly before 5 pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Mostly clear ...

Hannah Green becomes WPGA champion

CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Hannah Green never felt more nervous than standing over a 5-foot par putt Sunday at Hazeltine National with a chance to win her first major at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. Neither did Karrie Webb, who won seven majors in her Hall of Fame career. Webb watched ...

Dozier’s homer sinks Twins

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In the span of a week, Hunter Dozier went from the injured list to the delivery room to the star role in the Kansas City Royals' 6-1 win over the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins. The young slugger hit a three-run shot during a five-run third inning Sunday, made a ...

Camargo’s pinch-hit HR in 10th lifts Braves

WASHINGTON (AP) — Johan Camargo had a two-run, pinch-hit homer in the 10th inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 4-3 Sunday to win their fifth straight series. Overcoming an injury to standout rookie starting pitcher Mike Soroka, the Braves used the long ball and ...

Trump says he could be Iran’s ‘best friend’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Saturday that military action against Iran was still an option for its downing of an unmanned U.S. military aircraft, but amid heightened tensions he dangled the prospect of eventually becoming an unlikely "best friend" of America's longtime ...

Bourbon barrel recovery underway

OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky distillery says efforts are underway to recover thousands of barrels of bourbon at a massive storage warehouse that partially collapsed during a thunderstorm. O.Z. Tyler Distillery in Owensboro said a section of the warehouse has been "successfully ...

‘Surprise’ medical bill legislation due for hearing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Roughly one in every six times someone is taken to an emergency room or checks in to the hospital, the treatment is followed by a "surprise" medical bill, according to a study released Thursday. And depending on where you live, the odds can be much higher. The report from ...

People in the News

Jagger looks healthy as Stones rock Soldier Field CHICAGO (AP) — An energetic Mick Jagger skipped, spun, sprinted and pranced Friday night as the Rolling Stones launched their North American tour at Chicago's Soldier Field. The 75-year-old showed no sign of ill health three months after ...

Trump postpones immigration sweep

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday delayed a nationwide immigration sweep to deport people living the United States illegally, including families, saying he would give lawmakers two weeks to work out solutions for the southern border. The move came after House Speaker ...

Scamp the Tramp wins World’s Ugliest Dog Contest

Scamp the Tramp will never win a beauty contest. But he's won an ugly one. The bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch took top honors Friday night at the 31st annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest. Owner Yvonne Morones of Santa Rosa, California, won an appearance with Scamp on the "Today" show, $1,500 in ...

International

North Korea: Kim receives 'excellent' letter from Trump SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — President Donald Trump sent North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a letter, a government-controlled news agency reported Sunday. Kim "said with satisfaction that the letter is of excellent content," the Korean ...

National

Skydiving plane in Hawaii crash had scary 2016 mishap HONOLULU (AP) — A skydiving plane that crashed in Hawaii, killing 11 people, was involved in a terrifying midair incident three years ago in Northern California that prompted the 14 skydivers aboard to jump earlier than planned to safety, ...

Minnesota

St. Paul councilor urged to resign ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Some Minnesota's Democrats are calling for a St. Paul City Council member to resign over anti-gay posts he made on Facebook in the past. The LGBTQ and youth caucuses of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party plan to present a ...

Arkansas lawmakers seek to curb citizen ballot initiatives

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas voters have been active in recent years, passing ballot initiatives that legalized medical marijuana, raised the minimum wage and expanded casino gambling. That hasn't gone over well with Republicans. Arkansas' GOP-dominated Legislature has taken steps ...

AP sources: US struck Iranian military computers this week

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. military cyber forces launched a strike against Iranian military computer systems on Thursday as President Donald Trump backed away from plans for a more conventional military strike in response to Iran's downing of a U.S. surveillance drone, U.S. officials said ...

2020 Dems defend abortion rights at forum

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Twenty Democratic presidential candidates attending a Planned Parenthood forum on Saturday vowed to defend abortion rights under nearly any circumstance while largely ignoring nuances around the issue that have already roiled their party heading into the 2020 ...

Harris, Warren counter Biden’s electability argument

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Standing before a throng of party faithful in a key early primary state, Joe Biden's leading rivals for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination sought Saturday to undercut the former vice president's argument that he's the ideal Democrat to oust President Donald ...

‘We all feel it’: Motorcyclists mourn death of 7 in crash

RANDOLPH, N.H. (AP) — Investigators pleaded Saturday for members of the public to come forward with information that could help them determine why a pickup truck hauling a trailer collided with a group of 10 motorcycles on a rural highway, killing seven bikers. The crash in remote northern ...