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GOP mutters, gently, as Trump sidesteps Senate for top aides

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's latest anointment of an acting head of a major federal agency has prompted muttering, but… Read more

4 years in, Trump fondly recalls Trump Tower campaign launch

NEW YORK (AP) — It was the escalator ride that would change history. Read more

Buttigieg: 'Why not' start a first family in White House?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (BOO'-tuh-juhj) wants to start a family with his husband, Chasten… Read more


Early voting in runoff election off to slow start

Forty four votes were cast by midday Monday in the municipal runoff elections taking place in Rapid City's third and fourth electoral wards, according to the Pennington County Auditor's Office. Read more

Klobuchar lists executive orders she'd sign as president

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar (KLOH'-buh-shar) has released a list of 100-plus executive orders… Read more

National Popular Vote versus local rights

The National Popular Vote (NPV) is rolling across the U.S. Although the popular vote initiative sounds reasonable on its surface, the devil is in the details. The NCSL (National Conference of State Legislators) website states: Read more


LIVE: President Trump speaking in Council Bluffs

See President Trump speaking about renewable energy in Council Bluffs on Tuesday. Read more