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Biden and Trump win Minnesota primaries. Phillips struggles to gain support at home

Former Republican President Donald Trump and current Democratic President Joe Biden won their respective party primaries on Tuesday. And Minnesota 3rd District DFL Rep. Dean Phillips struggled to gain support in his home state during Super Tuesday voting.

In other news, Minneapolis is hosting the women's Big Ten college basketball tournament, which gets underway Wednesday at Target Center. The biggest attraction is Caitlin Clark of the Iowa Hawkeyes, who earlier this week became the career scoring leader among all major college basketball players.

This is an MPR News morning update, hosted by Alex Simpson. Music by Gary Meister.

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Biden, Trump prevail in Minnesota while facing deep cracks in their party bases

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