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Betrayed by Silence:
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How three archbishops hid the truth about priest sexual abuse.

Ford Plant demolition

St. Paul leaders have big dreams for Ford site

The former riverfront home of Ford Motor Company's Twin Cities Assembly Plant in St. Paul holds tremendous potential for redevelopment, Mayor Chris Coleman said Tuesday.

Study: $50 million pipe to White Bear Lake might not restore levels

Piping Mississippi River water into White Bear Lake would cost about $50 million upfront, but it's not certain the move would restore the lake's water levels, according to a new report from the Metropolitan Council.

Iranian leader inspired the Clash, 'Rock the Casbah'

Today's Morning Edition music is from 35 years ago today. After taking power during the Iranian Revolution, the Ayatollah Khomeini banned Western music in Iran. That move inspired the Clash to write "Rock the Casbah."

Wis. AG: Gay marriage isn't a fundamental right

Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is asking the court to overturn a federal judge's decision declaring Wisconsin's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional.
Attorney General Lori Swanson

State AG files suit against Globe/MSB

"Going to college has long been a way for people to try to make a better life for themselves. The schools exploited this dream for some students, who are now saddled with debt," said Attorney General Swanson, in a statement.

Study: $50 million pipe to White Bear Lake might not restore levels

Piping Mississippi River water into White Bear Lake would cost about $50 million upfront, but it's not certain the move would restore the lake's water levels, according to a new report from the Metropolitan Council.
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