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McConnell not ruling out witnesses in impeachment trial

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he is not ruling out witnesses in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, but indicated he was in no hurry to seek new testimony either.

Wisconsin cases worth millions in limbo due to lame-duck law

More than 15 lawsuits that could net the state millions of dollars are in limbo thanks to a dispute between Democratic Attorney General Josh Kaul and Republicans who passed a lame-duck law giving them final say over settlements.

GOP activists hold convention at unusual place -- a mosque

A small group of Republican activists is holding its annual convention at a Twin Cities mosque. It's an unusual setting for a party with an uneasy relationship with Islam, and it started with two guys talking to each other.