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Grave by grave, group restores Minnesotans’ forgotten lives

For 13 years, with little fanfare, a coalition of advocacy groups has been working to bring dignity to the lives and deaths of the anonymous former residents of Minnesota’s state hospitals and institutions.

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Who lost Pakistan? Maybe the West

The White House is pressuring Pakistan’s president to restore constitutional rule, but an underlying question remains: Is U.S. policy fostering instability in that country?

The sky’s the limit for Planetarium — but its future is up in the air

The vision for the Minnesota Planetarium and Space Discovery Center is as bright as ever.But the down-to-earth reality is that the Planetarium’s backers are struggling to clear yet another hurdle in their rugged path to replacing the old planetarium