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December 16, 2015
After mom slain, the violence continued: Four charged in St. Paul case now accused of Minneapolis rampage
MINNEAPOLIS — A night of terror began in St. Paul and ended in Minneapolis on a Sunday in October with suspects confronting nine people at...
December 16, 2015 - 8:50pm
December 15, 2015
Clinton touts anti-terrorism plan on Minneapolis stop
MINNEAPOLIS -- It’s about inclusion, not exclusion, the leading Democratic candidate for president said Tuesday afternoon. Former secretary...
December 15, 2015 - 8:58pm
December 13, 2015
Clinton, Cruz to visit Minnesota this week
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota’s parade of presidential candidates will start in earnest this week. Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton will visit Minnesota on Tuesday to discuss homegrown terrorism and hold a fundraiser, featuring Prairie Home Companion’s Garrison Keillor. On...
December 13, 2015 - 8:14pm
December 8, 2015
Bouncer found guilty of filing false tax forms for himself, others
MINNEAPOLIS — A nightclub bouncer has been found guilty by a federal jury of filing fraudulent tax forms for himself and several dozen other people John Hunter Sr., 46, was found guilty of in a four-day trial of conspiracy to defraud the United States, false claims and aggravated...
December 8, 2015 - 9:32pm
December 3, 2015
Police break up Minneapolis shooting protest encampment
MINNEAPOLIS -- Police early today cleared out demonstrators who had occupied area around a police station for 18 days in protest of an officer's shooting of a young black man. Orders to leave were given to protesters at 4 a.m., and police in helmets moved them across the street from...
December 3, 2015 - 2:39pm
November 30, 2015
Four charged in precinct shooting, protesters to stay
MINNEAPOLIS — Four men are charged in the shooting of five protesters opposing the Minneapolis police shooting of a young black man. And protesters of that shooting vow to maintain their police station occupation until they get more answers. The Hennepin County attorney’s office...
November 30, 2015 - 8:30pm
November 26, 2015
Four men held in connection with shooting of demonstrators
MINNEAPOLIS — Four men were being held Wednesday by Minneapolis police as prosecutors weighed charges against them in connection with the shooting...
November 26, 2015 - 9:27pm
Minneapolis City Hall, federal building temporarily step up security
MINNEAPOLIS — Increased security at Minneapolis City Hall and a nearby federal building Wednesday was a random action. Robert Sperling of the Federal Protective Service said that for more than a year, the service has “deployed randomly across the country to reinforce the security...
November 26, 2015 - 9:13pm
November 24, 2015
Chicago officer charged with murder of black teenager, city braces for video of shooting
CHICAGO — A white Chicago policeman Tuesday was charged with murdering a black teenager, with authorities hoping to stave off a fresh burst...
November 24, 2015 - 4:27pm
November 26, 2015
Protesters march, police launch manhunt
MINNEAPOLIS — Marchers protested the death of a young black man at the hands of police. Police hunted men who fired into a crowd of protesters. Racial tensions heightened Tuesday in Minnesota’s largest city. Hundreds marched to Minneapolis City Hall from near where 24-year-old...
November 26, 2015 - 9:19pm
November 23, 2015
Shooting video proves nothing, Dayton says
ST. PAUL — A video that protesters hoped would prove Minneapolis police were guilty of fatally shooting an unarmed, and handcuffed, black man...
November 23, 2015 - 9:43pm
November 20, 2015
NAACP, government leaders try to ease Minneapolis tension
MINNEAPOLIS — Tension over the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man turned to talks about the future Friday, the most peaceful day in North Minneapolis since the early Sunday incident. Minnesota leaders met with local, state and national NAACP representatives trying to...
November 20, 2015 - 9:44pm
November 19, 2015
Minneapolis police say Molotov cocktails thrown, blame ‘anarchists’
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minneapolis police chief says anarchists from outside the community are attacking police, using an early Sunday police shooting of an unarmed black man as an excuse to conduct violence. Meanwhile, protesters Thursday demanded federal action, accusing police...
November 19, 2015 - 9:13pm
November 18, 2015
Tension up as police move shooting protesters
MINNEAPOLIS — Tensions rose Wednesday as investigations continue into the police shooting of an unarmed 24-year-old black man. Protesters...
November 18, 2015 - 9:16pm
A look at what we know about Minneapolis police shooting
MINNEAPOLIS — Early Sunday morning, on the city’s North Side, a Minneapolis police officer shot a 24-year-old man named Jamar Clark in the...
November 18, 2015 - 9:03pm