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Daily Digest: Thursday roundup

blogs.mprnews.org — Good morning. No election results today, which is fine by me. There is a Democratic presidential debate tonight which we will broadcast live on the radio on MPR News starting at 8 p.m. In the meantime, here's the Digest. 1.

Daily Digest: Trump and Sanders win big

blogs.mprnews.org — So, the experts were spot on in their predictions from a couple months back, right?. Oh, wait. Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders are now the front-runners? This year the conventional wisdom is definitely to be taken with a large grain of salt. Let's take a look at what happened yesterday and what happens next.

Daily Digest: Another state votes

blogs.mprnews.org — Good morning and welcome to Tuesday. They're voting in New Hampshire today, and we'll have results on the radio starting at 7 tonight. Here's the Digest. 1. Black Lives Matter is threatening to shut down the Crashed Ice event in St. Paul. ( Pioneer Press) 2.

Daily Digest: Post-Super Bowl edition

blogs.mprnews.org — Good morning. The Super Bowl pre-game show started at 10 a.m. Seven-and-a-half hours of pre-game show for a four-hour game? It's time for a change, America. Let's look at the Digest. 1. A vote on whether Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau gets another three-year term could come this week.

Daily Digest: Clinton versus Sanders

blogs.mprnews.org — At last it's Friday, and hey, we have a Super Bowl to look forward to this weekend. How was that Democratic debate last night? Let's check the Digest. 1. Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders had their first head-to-head debate last night in New Hampshire. Clinton came out swinging. Sanders swung back.

Kline endorses Rubio for president

blogs.mprnews.org — Minnesota Second District Republican Rep. John Kline used Twitter Thursday to make an endorsement in the race for the Republican presidential nomination. Marco Rubio's bold, conservative ideas are what America needs and I am pleased to endorse his candidacy for president. - John Kline (@Kline4Congress) February 4, 2016 If @marcorubio is our nominee, we will win.

Daily Digest: The sun and the salt

blogs.mprnews.org — Good morning. Hard to believe we've made it to the first Thursday in February already. By my reckoning, we'll gain an hour and 15 minutes of daylight by March 1. Let's take a look at the Digest. 1.Opponents of a proposed solar farm near Marshall will try again to get state regulators to reject it today.

Daily Digest: Not so special

blogs.mprnews.org — Good morning and welcome to Wednesday. Here's the Digest: 1. Gov. Mark Dayton finally acknowledged there won't be a special legislative session. ( MPR News) 2. The mayor and police chief in Minneapolis want the Justice Department to investigate their handling of the protests following the shooting death of Jamar Clark.

Daily Digest: And the winners are…

blogs.mprnews.org — Good morning. The 2016 Iowa Caucuses are history, so let's take a look at what happened and what it all means. 1. Ted Cruz managed to do what the other candidates haven't-make Donald trump act nice. He did it by handily defeating Trump when most public opinion polls had shown Trump leading.

Daily Digest: Iowa Caucuses tonight

blogs.mprnews.org — Good morning and welcome to a new work week and a new month. The final poll in Iowa showed Donald Trump ahead of the Republican pack and a tight race between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders on the Democratic side. Let's take a look at the Digest: 1. Gov.
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Feb 10, 2016

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Feb 10, 2016

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Feb 10, 2016

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Feb 09, 2016

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Feb 09, 2016

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Feb 09, 2016

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Feb 07, 2016

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Feb 07, 2016

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Feb 07, 2016

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