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Nation Aug 28Misinformation, police mistrust stir unrest in Minneapolis
After a Black man fatally shot himself on a pedestrian plaza in downtown Minneapolis, rumors of another police shooting in the city still reeling from the death of George Floyd began spreading quickly on social media, sending concerned residents and…
Nation May 27Minneapolis mayor says officer who kneeled on George Floyd’s neck should be charged
Mayor Jacob Frey said he believes officer Derek Chauvin should be charged in Monday's death of George Floyd. Chauvin and three other officers were fired Tuesday.
Nation May 264 Minneapolis officers fired after death of black man who pleaded ‘I can’t breathe’
Minneapolis officers involved in the arrest of a black man who died in police custody were fired Tuesday, hours after a bystander's video provoked widespread outrage.
Nation Nov 27U.S. travelers brace for a snowy Thanksgiving
Wintry storms, including a “bomb cyclone” weather phenomenon affecting California and Oregon, are expected to cause difficulties for holiday travelers throughout much of the country.
Nation Aug 05R. Kelly accused of soliciting 17-year-old girl in Minnesota
Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said Kelly, whose full name is Robert Sylvester Kelly, is accused of soliciting the girl after meeting her before a concert in Minneapolis.