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  • Blogs

    October 12, 2012

    Toronto takes lessons from Minneapolis police's work in Cedar-Riverside

    In Toronto, six men of Somali descent have been shot and killed since June. As the city searches for solutions, CBC News (Canada's version of the BBC) is suggesting that it might be able to find answers across the border, in the Minneapolis police's success reducing crime in Cedar-Riverside.See also ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010 Is it a hoax or not?

    Are these people for real?​As a story, it's almost too good to be true. In fact, it may not be true at all. The more we look into the online abortion poll posted at, the more suspicious it sounds.

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2009

    Nurse with "suicide fetish" loses license, is stalked by Canadian press

    The Faribault nurse accused of encouraging people in suicide chat rooms to commit suicide has admitted to police he helped as many as five people kill themselves.

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2007

    He's serious, already!

    Al Franken isn't clowning around. He's serious. This, we should know. The national media has done well reminding us that he's not joking, jesting, joshing, kidding, pranking, or shitting us whenever they report on his rather vigorous (one might say "serious") campaign.

  • Arts

    January 7, 2004

    The Year in Film

    Four critics pick 40 or so favorites--and fail to agree on a single one

  • Arts

    November 12, 2003

    The Moor's Last Sigh

    The Guthrie makes 'Othello' mellow; Sherlock Holmes hits the coffee shop

  • News

    July 24, 2002


    Xcel Energy says hydroelectric power is clean and reliable. For the Pimicikamak Cree Nation, it constitutes an ecological, social, and moral catastrophe.