U.S. military units march in front of the Capitol, Monday, Jan. 18, 2021 in Washington, as they rehearse for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration ceremony, which will be held at the Capitol on Wednesday.

Biden aims for unifying speech at daunting moment for US


Wisconsin's top health official departing for federal job
In this March 12, 2019 file photo, Andrea Palm, Secretary-designee of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, speaks during a meeting with reporters in Madison, Wis. Wisconsin’s top health official, who has led the state throughout the coronavirus pandemic, is leaving for a job with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under President-elect Joe Biden. Palm has been nominated as deputy secretary of the federal agency. Palm’s last day at the Wisconsin agency is Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021.

Harris prepares for central role in Biden's White House
Vice President-elect Kamala Harris speaks Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Wilmington, Del.

Twitter suspends US congresswoman over election fraud claims
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., walks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021.

Democrats build impeachment case, alleging 'dangerous crime'
Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., left, walks with Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, as the House of Representatives pursues an article of impeachment against President Donald Trump for his role in inciting an angry mob to storm the Capitol last week.

In inaugural address, Biden will appeal to national unity
President-elect Joe Biden departs a news conference after introducing his nominees and appointees to economic policy posts at The Queen theater, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Wilmington, Del.

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris speaks Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Wilmington, Del.

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday


Statehouses, US capital brace for potentially violent week
Biden to prioritize legal status for millions of immigrants
Trump trial pending, McConnell calls it 'vote of conscience'
Biden fills out State Department team with Obama veterans
In this March 22, 2020, file photo a plaque depicting the White House is posted behind a podium in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington. When Joe Biden takes the oath of office Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, he will begin to reshape the office of the presidency itself as he sets out to lead a bitterly divided nation grappling with a devastating pandemic and an insurrection meant to stop his ascension to power.

After Trump, Biden aims to reshape the presidency itself


Sports gambling bills to be introduced in Minn. Legislature, but don't bet they'll pass
South Dakota governor blames Capitol insurrection on lack of civics education
Wisconsin GOP official who made 'war' post resigns
Pence calls VP-elect Kamala Harris to offer congratulations

Minnesota federal court buildings to close due to threats

Biden picks familiar faces for top roles at FEMA, CIA

Pelosi taps 9 impeachment managers to argue case

Minneapolis City Council members to start process for rent protections


AG Ellison shuts down fraudulent student-loan debt settlement company in Minnesota


Biden unveils $1.9T plan to stem virus and steady economy


'We're not out of the woods yet': Masks will continue to be essential long into vaccine rollout
Wausau father arrested in death of 3-month-old baby
Washington County offering $5M in grants to small businesses affected by pandemic

12 new COVID-related deaths, 980 new cases Monday, MDH reports



Victim’s family thanks Corcoran police officer who comforted them after tragedy

What's open, closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

FBI vetting Guard troops in DC amid fears of insider attack

Wisconsin's top health official departing for federal job