Rashad Turner, the lead organizer for Black Lives Matter St. Paul, plans to challenge the only black member of the Minnesota House for her seat in next year’s election.
By Allison Sherry WASHINGTON – Democratic U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan is forging two paths on behalf of the American steel industry. The first…
A year after the president's action on immigration, millions still in limbo.
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A state judicial panel has recommended Department of Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson and three others to Gov. Mark Dayton as he looks to fill two vacancies on the Minnesota Court of Appeals.
Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton will hold a campaign event in Minneapolis on Dec. 15.
Olene Smith Walker, Utah's first and only female governor, has died. She was 85.
Rep. Tom Emmer is pushing for changes in government control of big institutions.
A judge has ruled against a 13-year-old who took North Carolina to court over climate change.
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump bragged about his high standing in the polls, slammed super political action committees and dismissed rivals Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush in a campaign stop Saturday in their home state of Florida.
Impasse threatens long policy of unfettered access.
Stakes are high as Keith Ellison negotiates between local black community, state and local leaders.
Sheriff's officials asked for the public's help Saturday in gaining information about a newborn baby deputies rescued after finding her buried beside a popular Compton bike path.
Doctor says noninvasive cancer kit “could save tens of thousands of lives.”
A Pennsylvania police chief who used a racial slur in a fundraising email unrelated to his police job has stepped down— before his newly minted department even began operating.
President Barack Obama kept up his holiday tradition of supporting small businesses.
Atlanta choir will perform in Washington on Dec. 21.
A Burger King manager who accuses Chicago police of erasing surveillance video in the case of a black teenager shot last year by a white officer says he has testified before a federal grand jury investigating the shooting.
The Tomah Veterans Affairs Medical Center says it has adopted another plan to improve patient care.
Minnesota's lawmakers and community leaders are brainstorming how to aid their state's hurting black community in a possible special session, though some acknowledge the issues may prove too weighty to take on in a one-day legislative blitz.
A resident of New York's capital city has an unusual economic development plan to harness what he says is one of Albany's most abundant renewable resources: political corruption.