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01/05/2018 - 1:05pm
They say the Eskimos have 50 words for snow. I don’t speak Eskimo, so I can’t verify that — but I expect it’s true, as I myself have developed quite a few snow terms. Having lived in snow country since 1984, I’m intimately acquainted with the...

Sports

01/18/2018 - 2:03pm
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The path for Stefon Diggs to last-play touchdown fame and sudden Minnesota savior didn’t start with such brilliance. Diggs has only arrived at this stage of his life and his career, a Vikings standout on the verge of a...

Nation


House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., center, walks to the Capitol Building from the Capitol Visitor’s Center, Thursday, in Washington. (AP Photo)
01/18/2018 - 2:30pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he’s confident that his GOP-controlled chamber will pass a stopgap government-wide funding bill, even as growing opposition from Senate Democrats made prospects in that chamber increasingly...