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Betrayed by Silence:
The radio documentary

How three archbishops hid the truth about priest sexual abuse.

35E construction

I-35E project a drag for east metro commuters

Relief for people who drive on the major north-south freeway between downtown St. Paul and I-694 will come eventually. For now, a major construction project is a big headache.

Top 40 in a summer of discontent

During times of social crisis, music is a motivator and a comfort. Sometimes, artists address issues head-on, in protest or to cultivate compassion. More often, though, songs take on new meanings because of the times.

Poll: Dayton and Franken lead GOP rivals

The poll was in the field just one day after last week's primary election. Both races are expected to be competitive heading into the November election.

DNR won't expand hunting in protected areas

The areas are protected because they contain rare native plants and undisturbed shorelines.
Salt shaker

Ask Dr. Hallberg: Just the right amount of salt

Our regular medical analyst Jon Hallberg joined MPR News' Steven John to talk about salt, and how to know if you're getting the right amount in your diet.
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