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ABCs of BCA: A look at the agency investigating the Justine Damond shooting

The ABCs of the BCA: A look at the agency investigating the Justine Damond shooting

The agency is often called in to investigate officer-involved shootings, but it has many other duties.

Court rules against Dayton's bid to defund the Legislature. Why it matters — and where it goes from here

The decision restored funding for House and Senate operations for the next two years. But it also spoke to several other big questions. 

Move to debate U.S. military authorization blocked by U.S. House leadership

An amendment that would have ended a 9/11-era Authorization for the Use of Military Force was removed from the final defense budget bill by Speaker Paul Ryan.

MinnPost Picks: on rural America
MinnPost Picks

MinnPost Picks: on rural America, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and how to talk about climate change

Our weekly roundup of great stories from around the web, as recommended by MinnPost staff and contributing journalists.