Politics Oct 11Minnesota Democrats, Muslims rip Trump for attack on Somalis
At his campaign rally Thursday night in Minneapolis, which is home to the largest Somali population in the U.S., Trump said Washington leaders had sent "large numbers of refugees to your state from Somalia without considering the impact on schools…
Politics Oct 10WATCH: Trump talks about impeachment during campaign rally in Minneapolis
Confronting an investigation provoked by his unprecedented calls for Ukraine and then China to assist in digging up dirt on his political rivals, Trump continued to lay into Biden and his son Hunter, whom he and his allies have accused,…
Politics Aug 19WATCH: Reps. Omar and Tlaib address Israel’s decision to restrict their travel
Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota is calling on other members of Congress to visit Israel while she and Rep. Rashida Tlaib cannot.
Politics Apr 15WATCH: Trump holds Tax Day roundtable in Minnesota
Trump says incorrectly that he enacted the largest package of tax cuts in history. But the facts don't bear that out.
Nation Sep 26Case on fatal shooting of Australian woman by former Minneapolis cop back in court
The case involves a former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed Australian woman who had called 911 to report a possible sexual assault in the alley behind her home.
Politics Sep 21Early voting begins as midterm season enters final phase
While Election Day 2018 is technically Nov. 6, Minnesota law allows in-person voting to begin Friday — a full 46 days early — making it the first battleground state to begin casting actual votes in the broader fight for control…
Arts Sep 04There’s no place like home for Dorothy’s stolen ruby slippers, recovered in FBI sting
A pair of ruby slippers used in "The Wizard of Oz" and later stolen from a Minnesota museum were recovered in a sting operation after a man approached the shoes' insurer and said he could help get them back, the…
Politics Aug 14Somali-American legislator Ilhan Omar wins Democratic House primary in Minnesota
Somali-American legislator Ilhan Omar made history Tuesday by winning a Democratic congressional primary in a Minneapolis-area district so reliably liberal that her victory is likely her ticket to Congress.
Nation May 31Twin Cities archdiocese to pay $210 million to sexual abuse victims
The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has agreed to a $210 million settlement with 450 victims of clergy sexual abuse as part of its plan for bankruptcy reorganization, making it the second-largest U.S. payout in the scandal.
Nation Apr 15Spring storm keeps central US in icy grip, hampering travel
Hundreds of flights have been canceled and roadways are treacherous in several Midwestern states as a deadly storm system stretching from Gulf Coast to Great Lakes rolls across the central U.S.