Article Photos: Minn. comes into focus in final days to election 2/2

  In this Nov. 1, 2012 photo, Republican volunteers work a phone bank in a get-out-the-vote ground game for the Republican ticket in Burnsville, Minn., as election day approaches next week. After months of being taken for granted as a Democratic lock, Minnesota is getting a fresh burst of attention in the presidential race. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)