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Guns boom in 2014 campaign ads

Political campaign ads come in all shapes and sizes. This year's emerging trend appears to be candidates with firearms shooting at things.

Some teachers feel back-to-school stress

It's the first day of school for many districts across Minnesota, and it's not just students that are feeling anxious.

St. Louis River cleanup 'jump started'

The EPA designated 43 Great Lakes Areas of Concern in 1987. Since then, only one has been removed from the list.

Cutting back on carbs, not fat, may lead to more weight loss

A new study adds to the body of evidence that cutting back on carbs, not fat, can lead to more weight loss.
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