Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., speaks during a Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources hearing on the nomination of Rep. Debra Haaland, D-N.M., to be Secretary of the Interior on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021.

Senate leaders, Manchin agree on virus bill jobless benefits


Minimum wage hike falls short as Senate debates virus bill
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., arrives at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, March 5, 2021, as the Senate steers toward a voting marathon on the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill that's expected to end with the chamber's approval of the measure.

Senate nears relief bill votes after half-day GOP delay
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., speaks to the media, Tuesday, March 2, 2021, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

Highlights: What's changed in the Senate's virus relief bill
The sun sets on the U.S. Capitol building, Thursday, March 4, 2021, in Washington.

$450M Minnesota bill would benefit African American communities, reform police training

Minnesota House representatives speak on recent passing of George Floyd policing bill
Rep. Illhan Omar (left) and Rep. Michelle Fischbach (right).

The U.S. Senate is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Senate begins considering Democrats' $1.9T virus relief bill


GOP state lawmakers seek to nullify federal gun limits
House passes sweeping voting rights bill over GOP opposition
With Biden's backing, Dems pass George Floyd Justice in Policing Act
IG finds misuse of office by Elaine Chao at Transportation
In this June 22, 2020 file photo, South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem speaks at the Sioux Falls city hall in Sioux Falls, S.D.

Businesses tied to South Dakota governor's family got $600K in virus grants


Biden health pick taking heat for support of abortion rights
Biden faces steep challenges to reach renewable energy goals
Budget nominee Tanden withdraws nomination amid opposition
House passes sweeping voting rights bill over GOP opposition

Senate confirms Raimondo as Biden commerce secretary

Biden urges Senate Dems to rally behind $1.9T virus bill

Wisconsin bills seek to ban transgender athletes

Romney knocked unconscious in fall, but 'doing better'


Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton advisor, has died


US sets sanctions over Russia opposition leader's poisoning


FDA approves single-swab test to detect COVID-19, 2 flu strains, another respiratory illness for emergency use
2nd COVID variant strain detected in Wisconsin
Jump in hiring fuels optimism for US economic recovery

Young amputee, family give back by sharing gifts with hospital patients



'Miracle On Ice' player, Minnesota native Mark Pavelich dead at 63


St. Paul police offering online workshops to help businesses prepare for possible unrest

Warmer weather brings relief to many businesses impacted by pandemic