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Rumors fuel fears, though enforcement hasn't changed dramatically.
For some in Minnesota's small community of Syrian expatriates, the overnight missile strike brought emotional whiplash: After deep disappointment with Trump, they were heartened by a move they hope will rein in that regime's brutality against civilians.
The Trump administration is weighing major changes that would affect the fate of unaccompanied minors from Central America, from expedited deportations to fines for parents who pay smugglers.
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office showed up in the first federal report calling out local law enforcement agencies that do not routinely honor requests to hold detainees for immigration officials.
The arrests by immigration agents last week were part of a three-day operation in the Midwest — the largest such effort in this state since the Trump administration took over.
The figures come as Minnesota joins national debate over the upfront taxpayer costs of resettling refugees vs. long-term benefits as they join the workforce.
NONFICTION: A nuanced portrait of the dynamic but flawed leader of Liberia, who guided the country through the Ebola crisis and won a Nobel Peace Prize.
Refugee arrivals here had already dropped off dramatically as the Trump administration slashed the number to be received, and local agencies prepared for a slow spring and summer.
Beatrice "Bea" Beddor missed her first U.S. ballroom dancing championship in years when she broke a wrist skiing in Colorado.The Duluth native, who was in…
There is already a backlog of more than 5,100 cases covering Minnesota, the Dakotas and western Wisconsin.