Woman arrested after death of Red Lake councilman FBI spokesman Kyle Loven tells The Associated Press on Wednesday that the FBI was notified of Donald "Dudie" May's death Saturday night. The bureau is investigating with tribal authorities.March 12, 2014
IQ2 debate: Does the President have the constitutional power to target and kill US citizens abroad? The newest debate from the Intelligence Squared series, recorded at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. Motion: The president has the constitutional power to target and kill U.S. citizens abroad.
With the drone strike on accused terrorist and New Mexico-born Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen, President Obama has tested the limits of the executive branch's powers. Does the president have constitutional authority under the due process clause to kill U.S. citizens abroad, or is it a violation of this clause to unilaterally decide to target and kill Americans?Minnesota Public Radio News Presents, March 11, 2014
Senators advance military sexual assault bill With the women of the Senate leading the fight, lawmakers voted 97-0 Monday for legislation that would force a half-dozen major changes on a military struggling with a pervasive problem that Pentagon leaders concede could cost the services the trust and respect of the public and make it harder to attract men and women to serve in the all-volunteer force.March 11, 2014
10 with Minn. ties on new list of accused priests The Crosiers have made public the names of 11 priests and brothers who'd been accused of abuse. All are either deceased or no longer with the order. Ten of the 11 either served in Minnesota parishes, or at the Crosier seminary in Onamia, Minn.March 10, 2014
Police have warrant in attempted Banksy theft New Orleans police say they're looking for a Los Angeles man accused of trying to steal a big chunk of cinderblock wall bearing a painting by the world-renowned graffiti artist Banksy.March 9, 2014
US general's accuser was ambitious soldier too By pleading guilty to those lesser charges, Sinclair's attorneys hope to boil the case down to a classic "he said, she said," and zero in on whether his accuser is to be trusted and believed.March 9, 2014