Minneapolis holds vigil for Australian woman shot and killed by police
A small crowd gathered in Minneapolis, Minnesota to mark the one-year anniversary of the death of Australian Justine Damond and to dedicate a bench in her honor.
Social climber: Minnesota raccoon climbs skyscraper, becomes national hero
A racoon scales a high-rise building in St Paul, Minnesota and captivates an entire city!
Police investigating explosion at Islamic center in Minnesota
Police say there are no injuries from a blast Saturday morning at the Dar Al Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minnesota. Asad Zaman, the executive director of the Muslim American Society of Minnesota, said a $10,000 reward has been offered for information about the incident.
Thousands protest after verdict in Philando Castile shooting case
Thousands of demonstrators marched in St. Paul, Minnesota, against the acquittal of Minnesota patrolman Jeronimo Yanez who testified that he feared for his life when he fatally shot Philando Castile last July.
Storms, tornadoes and wildfires ravage U.S. Midwest
A line of thunderstorms packing hail and isolated tornadoes rumbled across the Midwest from Oklahoma to Minnesota on Monday as wind-fueled prairie fires forced thousands of people from their homes in Colorado and Kansas.
Funerals for slain Dallas officer and Minnesota shooting victim
The public is invited to a service for slain officer Michael Smith who was killed at the hands of the Dallas gunman, and another funeral is held for Philando Castile who was killed by police in Minnesota last week.
Shootings are symptomatic of broader race issues - Barack Obama
President Barack Obama speaks at a news conference about the fatal shootings of two black men by police officers in Minnesota and Louisiana.