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Monday, October 15, 2018
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A federal judge on Monday dismissed a lawsuit from adult film actress Stormy Daniels that claimed President Donald Trump defamed her when he suggested she had lied about being threatened...

Stephanie Clifford, the porn star better known as Stormy Daniels, speaks to reporters outside a federal courthouse after a hearing involving Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer, in New York, April 16, 2018. In late August, Cohen said in open court that Trump directed him to pay Clifford quite a bit of money not to tell the world that they had sex. (Jeenah Moon/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Monday, October 15, 2018
Bemidji Pioneer

CASS LAKE—The Democratic-Farmer-Labor party's gubernatorial candidate Tim Walz made a visit to northern Minnesota and to Indian Country on Monday, speaking to a crowd at Leech Lake Tribal College.

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Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tim Walz greets Vivianna Castillo-Roybal on Monday at Leech Lake Tribal College. Castillo-Roybal questioned the candidate about the foster care system during his stop at the college. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Monday, October 15, 2018
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At a July 5 rally in Montana, President Donald Trump went on a lengthy rant about one of his favorite targets: Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and her claim to Native...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) speaks at the 2018 Nevada State Democratic Convention in Reno, Nev., on June 23, 2018. Signaling even more strongly her intent to run for president, and to forcefully confront President Donald Trump. Warren on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, released the results of a DNA test that she said indicated she had Native American ancestry. (Bridget Bennett/Copyright The New York Times)
Monday, October 15, 2018
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MINNEAPOLIS—Gophers running back Shannon Brooks was released from Hennepin County jail Monday, Oct. 15, after the Minneapolis city attorney's office reviewed domestic assault allegations against him and declined to file...

Gophers running back Shannon Brooks carries the football last season. USA Today file photo
Monday, October 15, 2018
Bemidji Pioneer

BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji State men’s hockey team garnered votes in this week’s USCHO.com poll after its series win with North Dakota over the weekend.

The Beavers received 31 votes...

BSU goalie Henry Johnson (35) stops a shot from Fighting Hawk Jordan Kawaguchi (29) in Friday’s game at the Sanford Center. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Monday, October 15, 2018
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EAGAN, Minn. — Vikings rookie cornerback Mike Hughes was making great strides, but now his season is over.

Coach Mike Zimmer said Monday, Oct. 15, that an MRI revealed Hughes...

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Mike Hughes (21) is injured during the fourth quarter against the Arizona Cardinals at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Oct. 14, 2018. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Monday, October 15, 2018
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NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Alex Stalock got the start in goal for the Wild on Monday night, Oct. 15, his first game action of the 2018-19 season. Wild coach Bruce Boudreau cited several...

Minnesota Wild goalie Alex Stalock (32) looks on during the second period of a preseason game earlier this season. Stalock, a native of South St. Paul and a former Minnesota Duluth Bulldog, was scheduled to see his first action of the regular season on Monday, Oct. 15. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
Monday, October 15, 2018
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MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Timberwolves open the regular season on Wednesday, Oct. 17, in San Antonio, and play for the first time at home on Friday, Oct. 19, against Cleveland. Asked if...

Monday, October 15, 2018
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They were teenage computer geeks, bespectacled kids from Seattle who taught themselves programming from a Teletype terminal, learned the basics of business from Fortune magazine and dreamed of "a computer...

Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, philanthropist, owner of professional sports teams, and founder of multiple research institutes, in New York, Jan. 31, 2014. Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, philanthropist and owner of two professional sports teams, the Seattle Seahawks and the Portland Trail Blazers, died on Oct. 15, 2018. He was 65. (Beatrice de Gea/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Monday, October 15, 2018
Bemidji Pioneer

BEMIDJI—Total enrollment at Bemidji State University this school year is about 2 percent lower than this time last year.

There were 5,136 total students enrolled at the university on the...