Ex-officer Lane pleads guilty to charge for role in Floyd's murder

Former Minneapolis police officer Thomas Lane, right, entered the Hennepin County Public Safety Facility in 2020 with his attorney Earl Gray.

Thomas Lane was one of three officers convicted in federal court and expected to face trial next month on state charges. In exchange for the plea, Lane agreed to a sentence of three years, to be served concurrently with his federal sentence for violating Floyd's civil rights. That sentence has yet to be handed down.

Motorist fleeing police in Rochester caught when she gets stuck in freshly poured concrete

The incident on Monday caused $30,000 to $40,000 worth of damage, police said.

'We can get some justice': Vows to find killer of 6-year-old Aniya Allen one year later

People visited a memorial for Aniya Allen during a gathering on the anniversary of 6-year-old Aniya’s unsolved shooting death and called for justice

The loss of Aniya last May shocked Minneapolis – the last in a trio of shootings of children by stray gunfire over several weeks.

Biden invokes Defense Production Act for formula shortage

President Joe Biden.

President Joe Biden on Wednesday invoked the Defense Production Act to speed production of infant formula and authorized flights to import supply from overseas, as he faces mounting political pressure over a domestic shortage caused by the safety-related closure of the country's largest formula manufacturing plant.

Late Rep. Jim Hagedorn's family sues his widow for medical expenses

Family members of the late Rep. Jim Hagedorn filed two lawsuits in district court on Monday.

Jennifer Carnahan, Hagedorn's widow, says the matter needs to go through the probate process.



Steve Hoeppner, left, and Kevin Gronseth, volunteers at Catholic Charities put sheets on beds at Exodus Residence in Minneapolis on Monday.

Catholic Charities opens new $75M affordable housing project in downtown Minneapolis

Minnesota teen's month-long hospital confinement underscores challenges facing children in crisis
Minnesota's 2021 teacher of the year wins national education award
Minnesota Somali singer fights deportation as he faces death threats in native country

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Carlos Correa is congratulated after scoring in the sixth inning of Wednesday’s game against the Athletics

Correa returns, Twins finish off series in Oakland with fire winning 14-4

Scoggins: Score it an error on the Twins for sending Lewis back to minors
Wolves targeting Denver's Connelly as potential President of Basketball Operations
U.S. Soccer equalizes pay in milestone with women, men

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Investors are watching retailers’ latest results for signs that consumers are cutting back due to inflation. File photo of a shopper at a Costco in

Target, other retailers say consumer spending is fine, but investors see a turning point at hand

After prospering in pandemic, Target now feels inflation's toll
Minnesota Supreme Court sends case over Walz's COVID shutdown orders back to lower court
Asian shares track Wall Street's inflation-fueled retreat

Former Minneapolis police officer Thomas Lane, right, entered the Hennepin County Public Safety Facility in June 2020 with attorney Earl Gray.

More accountability for Floyd's death

Another shooting. What story will we tell ourselves this time?
Editorial cartoon: Jeff Koterba on mass shootings
Readers Write: Baby formula shortage, Buffalo shooting, schools



Lizzo performed at Treasure Island Resort & Casino Amphitheater in Red Wing, Minn. on September 11, 2021.

Lizzo announces new HBO documentary: 'It takes 10 years to become an overnight success'

What's trending in Twin Cities wedding cakes: modern styles, dessert buffets and the personal touch
The big gigs: 10 concerts to see in the Twin Cities this week
10 ways to savor the return of Art-A-Whirl to northeast Minneapolis this weekend

Scoggins: Score it an error on the Twins for sending Lewis back to minors

There's no reason Royce Lewis couldn't have thrived playing multiple positions in the major leagues right now.

Neal: Former Gopher Meyers seeing the world because of his hockey talents

Ben Meyers played for the U.S. team in the Beijing Olympics and is now on another national team in an international tournament in Finland.

Souhan: A Minnesota team that wins postseason games? That's P.J. Fleck's Gophers

Postseason victories are hard to come by around here, so let's appreciate the ones who keep delivering them: the Gophers football players and coaches.


Family members of the late Rep. Jim Hagedorn filed two lawsuits in district court on Monday.

Late Rep. Jim Hagedorn's family sues his widow for medical expenses

Minnesota Supreme Court sends case over Walz's COVID shutdown orders back to lower court
Where does money for tax cut, spending deal come from?
Testimony: Clinton team did not approve lawyer's FBI meeting


President Joe Biden.

Biden invokes Defense Production Act for formula shortage

911 dispatcher who took Buffalo shooting call put on leave
South Dakota report: Noem's daughter got special treatment
Buffalo supermarket shooting: What do we know so far?

In this photo taken from a video released by the Russian Defense Ministry Press Service on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, shows Ukrainian servicemen after t

Interrogation, uncertainty for surrendering Mariupol troops

Minnesota Somali singer fights deportation as he faces death threats in native country
NATO talks with Finland, Sweden falter but will continue
North Korea's suspected COVID-19 caseload nears 2 million

How the heck did Minnesota end up with a state muffin?

How the heck did Minnesota end up with a state muffin?

Why does Minnesota require new license plates every seven years?
Ask a question now: What are you curious about, Minnesota?
Listen: The hidden electrical system that keeps our lights on

The EPA announced more than $100 million in new money going to four major projects on the St. Louis River.

Dreams of a restored St. Louis River 'finally coming to fruition'

EPA announces $4.5 million in grants for five Minnesota communities
St. Louis County declares state of emergency as waters approach peak
Former high school football player in Proctor, Minn., pleads guilty to felony sexual assault of teammate

Actress and mental health advocate Selena Gomez attends a White House Conversation on Youth Mental Health, Wednesday.

Jill Biden, Selena Gomez lead talk on youth mental health

Taylor Swift gets honorary degree from New York University
Heard's sister, friend back her assault claims against Depp
Eric Clapton cancels shows after testing positive for COVID

Children at Lake Harriet United Methodist Church in Minneapolis played in a pile of (plastic-wrapped) pillows, which will be donated to local homeless

Pillow fort at Minneapolis church is more than just fluffy fun

Documentary showcases power of women, including its Minneapolis director
At age 101, he finally gets his high school diploma
With a little human help, monarchs are back, at least this year