Minneapolis streets erupt in elation over guilty verdicts for Derek Chauvin

People reacted to the news of a guilty verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd. Jurors

Hundreds gathered outside the courthouse to hear the jury's decision.

At George Floyd Square, verdict relieves tensions of a long year

People gathered at George Floyd Square on Tuesday as the guilty verdicts were announced in the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek

The site of George Floyd's death is transformed as crowd hears the news.

Minnesota settles lawsuit with New Prague tavern that violated virus restrictions

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison

The Scott County bar continued to serve food and drinks indoors despite state orders prohibiting that.

Minnesota launches mobile vaccine clinics by bus

A COVID-19 Community Mobile Vaccination Bus visited Hallie Q. Brown Community Center in St. Paul on Tuesday.   ] CHRISTOPHER SNOWBECK • Chris.Snowbe

Outreach focused on groups hit hard by COVID-19 including communities of color.

Man charged after drive-by shooting at National Guard soldiers in Minneapolis

Photos from Sunday’s drive-by shooting released by Minnesota National Guard.

Andrew Thomas, 28, is charged with illegal possession of a firearm.

Rep. Omar joins Brooklyn Center residents in calls for police reform

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar spoke at a new conference in Brooklyn Center on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. Photo credit: Kim Hyatt

Calls for accountability, transparency in wake of Daunte Wright killing.

Mariah Fitch prepared for photos at a University of Minnesota Duluth graduation celebration. The ceremony will be virtual.

After pandemic year, some Minnesota colleges are bringing back in-person graduations

Passenger pleads no contest in Wisconsin hit-run that killed 3 Girl Scouts, chaperone
Hennepin County Board approves latest climate action plan
Lawyer shifts legal fight from George Floyd to Pamela Turner

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Miguel Sano walks to the dugout after striking out against the Oakland Athletics during the fourth inning

Twins return to action, lose 7-0 in first game of doubleheader at Oakland

Wild's Greenway seeking to build his game
Local teams, athletes support Chauvin trial verdict, say it's a first step
Grandma's Marathon releases COVID-19 mitigation plans for June race

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FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2004 file photo, the logo of Kansas City Southern is down on a restored 1954 Kansas City Southern passenger locomotive at Union

CN bids $33.7B for Kansas City Southern, tops $25B Canadian Pacific proposal

MyPillow sues Dominion, who's already suing MyPillow
Subaru recalls vehicles to fix engine, suspension problems
Wells Fargo seems to be getting its Minnesota mojo back

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was placed in law enforcement custody after his guilty verdict on all charges was read on Tuesday, Apr

A verdict that must change America

The verdict of a '13th juror' on Chauvin — and the trial
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Readers Write: The trial of Derek Chauvin, Judge Peter Cahill, remembering Walter Mondale

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The Nordly’s satire can seem plausible. Some people may have believed the headline about a fictitious city plan to build luxury condos on George Flo

Online publication the Nordly makes fun of Minnesota because, well, someone has to

How to spot the reclusive brown creeper
Sarah Glover named managing editor of MPR newsroom
From unheard songs to cat doodles, this man catalogs the contents of Prince's vault

Reusse: Last-place Gophers baseball team falls victim to 'COVID crash'

The Gophers have lost a half-dozen games by outrageous scores, including 21-5 to Michigan on Friday, and are currently last in the Big Ten.

Medcalf: Gawking at Black pain steals our humanity

What's the line between reporting atrocities and feeding fascination with Black trauma?

Reusse: Caution would have made Baldelli a great doctor, but ... he's a manager

A lament about the Twins manager giving his players a lot of "time off their feet," and the problems that Rocco Baldelli has created by being so cautious.

Then-Vice President Joe Biden talks with former Vice President Walter Mondale as they participate in a forum honoring Mondale’s legacy on Oct. 20, 2

Before becoming VP, Biden turned to Mondale

Republican Tyler Kistner launches second bid for Congress
After Chauvin verdict, President Biden says 'we must do more'
Guilty verdicts in Floyd's death bring joy -- and wariness

Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder speaks to reporters near the scene of a shooting at a Stop & Shop supermarket, Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Police: 1 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at NY grocery store

LaDonna Allard, who helped lead the fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline, dies
Nevada teen suffers seizures, brain clots after J&J vaccine
Silence, then cheers: Relief washes over George Floyd Square

FILE - In this Monday, Jan.13, 2020 file photo, Chad’s President Idriss Deby Itno arrives at the G5 Sahel summit in Pau, southwestern France. Chadia

Rebels vow to take capital after Chadian president killed

First woman ever applies to run for president of Syria
Navalny's doctors prevented from seeing him at prison clinic
PM Suga makes offerings at Yasukuni shrine but doesn't visit

Farmers in Mapleton, Minn. harvest hemp for the first time in 1943.

Was Minnesota once home to U.S. government-sponsored hemp farms?

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Where did suburban streetcar lines run and why were they removed?
Listen: Does the Mississippi River really begin at Lake Itasca?

Elite runners set their watches as they took at the start of Grandma’s Marathon in June 2017.

Grandma's Marathon releases COVID-19 mitigation plans for June race

Shipping season officially kicks off with first saltie in Duluth
Hotel coming to Duluth's historic former City Hall
Northland Foundation launches Indigenous-led grant program

Ted Nugent performs at Rams Head Live in Baltimore on Aug. 16, 2013. Nugent revealed he was in agony after testing positive for coronavirus — months

Ted Nugent, who once dismissed COVID-19, sickened by virus

Rapper Black Rob, known for hit 'Whoa!,' dead at 52
Queen enters 'twilight' of reign after farewell to Philip
Police: Stalker arrested at Taylor Swift's New York building

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Seven-year-old Inver Grove Heights girl donates her hair to help another child without

Psychiatrist Dr. Dionne Hart speaks out about huge gaps in mental health services among communities of color
In retirement, Minneapolis man takes on stubborn foe: Buckthorn
Minneapolis grower is building a community through 'rescue plants'