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The FBI sought a search warrant after National Archives officials pressed Trump’s circle to return what they believed was government property, according to people familiar with the discussions.
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Tim Michels celebrates in Waukesha, Wis., after winning the primary. (Joshua Lott/The Post)
Tim Michels, a construction executive and part of a crop of political outsiders Donald Trump has supported this primary season, prevailed over former lieutenant governor Rebecca Kleefisch. In Minnesota, Rep. Ilhan Omar narrowly defeated an anti-crime advocate whose pro-police views clashed with Omar’s.
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KEY RACES

Minn. 1st District Special

Estimated 94 percent of votes counted

percentage of total vote received by each candidate
CandidateVotesPct.
Brad Finstad56,56950.2%
Jeff Ettinger53,76247.7
Other candidates2,3432.1

Wis. Governor

GOP

Estimated 95 percent of votes counted

percentage of total vote received by each candidate
CandidateVotesPct.
Tim Michels326,57147.2%
Rebecca Kleefisch291,01342.0
Timothy Ramthun41,6476.0
Other candidates32,9974.8

Minn. 5th District

DEM

Estimated 99 percent of votes counted

percentage of total vote received by each candidate
CandidateVotesPct.
Ilhan Omar *57,68350.3%
Don Samuels55,21748.2
Other candidates1,6671.5

* Incumbent

Wis. Secretary of State

GOP

Estimated 95 percent of votes counted

percentage of total vote received by each candidate
CandidateVotesPct.
Amy Loudenbeck264,57146.3%
Jay Schroeder227,91439.9
Justin Schmidtka78,94313.8
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Officials said they plan to charge Muhammad Syed, 51, with murder in the slayings of Aftab Hussein, 41, and Muhammed Afzaal Hussain, 27. Officers are still investigating a possible link between Syed and the deaths of two other men. The shootings had stoked fear in the city’s Muslim community.
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A Washington Post review of satellite imagery, videos, along with interviews with former detainees and experts, uncovered discrepancies with the Russian claim that a Ukrainian HIMARS-launched attack killed at least 50 people on July 29.
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