Nation Jun 02Minnesota files civil rights charge against Minneapolis police over Floyd death
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The state of Minnesota filed a human rights complaint Tuesday against the Minneapolis Police Department in the death of George Floyd by an officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck for minutes, even after he stopped…
Nation Jun 01Independent autopsy for George Floyd contradicts prosecutors’ findings
The family of George Floyd says an independent autopsy has found that he died of asphyxiation from sustained pressure on his back and neck. Floyd, a black man who was in handcuffs at the time, died a week ago after…
Health Apr 28WATCH: Pence visits Mayo Clinic to learn about testing ‘moonshot’
Vice President Mike Pence visited Minnesota's Mayo Clinic on Tuesday to learn about a new coronavirus testing "moonshot," but he did not wear a mask, despite the medical center's policy requiring them.
Politics Mar 07Suburbanites are voting and that’s good news for Joe Biden
Nearly two years after suburbanites helped drive a Democratic surge, there are clear signs these voters are engaged and primed to vote Democratic again.
Nation Feb 03Minnesota regulators approve Line 3 oil pipeline replacement
Minnesota utility regulators have put Enbridge Energy's plan to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline back on track. They voted 3-1 to approve a court-ordered revised environmental review and reinstate two key approvals that the company needs to…
Nation Dec 13‘The inn is not full in Minnesota,’ governor says on refugees
Gov. Tim Walz says the Minnesota state government will continue to consent to refugee resettlement.
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.