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Editorial Roundup: Minnesota

Sep. 14, 2022 16:41 PM EDT

Minneapolis Star Tribune. September 12, 2022. Editorial: Climate change and state investments Minnesota, like many corporations, would be foolish not to consider the risks. Minnesota Auditor Julie Blaha is pushing for the state to adopt what are known...

Ex-NYPD officer sentenced to record 10 years for Jan. 6 riot

Sep. 01, 2022 17:25 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A retired New York Police Department officer was sentenced on Thursday to a record-setting 10 years in prison for attacking the U.S. Capitol and using a metal flagpole to assault one of the police officers trying to hold off a mob of Donald Trump supporters. ...

Spielberg among donors in $22M Kansas campaign on abortion

Aug. 19, 2022 17:34 PM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Abortion opponents and abortion rights advocates together spent more than $22 million on a ballot question this month in Kansas, and famed film director and producer Steven Spielberg contributed to the successful effort to affirm abortion rights. Finance...

Rough waters for NYC's iconic Staten Island Ferry

Aug. 04, 2022 19:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — It has been rough sailing this summer for the Staten Island Ferry, yet another iconic New York City institution being buffeted by ripples of the coronavirus pandemic. All summer long, service on the big, orange boats that carry commuters and sightseeing tourists has...