White Earth Band ends blood quantum rule

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The White Earth Band of Ojibwe (oh-JIB’-wee) has adopted a new constitution that expands membership in Minnesota’s la…

Minn. AFL-CIO backs Dayton, Franken

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota AFL-CIO is backing Gov. Mark Dayton and U.S. Sen. Al Franken in their re-election bids. The union, one …

Des Moines police investigate ear stabbing

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Des Moines police say they’re investigating an altercation involving a person being stabbed in the ear. Police say t…