Stories tagged: minneapolis
Fri., June 7, 2019, 11:15 a.m.
A former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed woman who had called 911 apologized to the woman’s family Friday for “taking the life of a perfect person,” …
Tue., May 14, 2019, 11:46 a.m.
A man who reportedly told investigators that he went to the Mall of America “looking for someone to kill” pleaded guilty Tuesday to throwing a 5-year-old boy from a third-floor …
Fri., May 3, 2019, 12:53 p.m.
The city of Minneapolis will pay $20 million to the family of an unarmed woman fatally shot by a police officer when she approached his squad car after calling 911 …
Mon., April 15, 2019, 12:12 p.m.
The man charged with throwing a 5-year-old boy off a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America told police he was angry at being rejected by women at the Minnesota …
Mon., March 18, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
Senior guard Geno Crandall watched the Selection Show with great interest to learn Gonzaga’s seeding and also see the draw for numerous friends. Crandall, a Minneapolis native, knows virtually all …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:24 a.m.
An Alaska Airlines flight was diverted to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport after a foul odor sickened some passengers and crew members.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 7:07 p.m.
Five-star guard Jalen Suggs has added Gonzaga to his list of recruiting trips. Suggs, a junior at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis, plans to visit Spokane on Feb. 9-10, according to …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 3:46 p.m.
The Gonzaga-Michigan State closed scrimmage has been on the books for weeks and now the two programs have settled on a date and location. The college basketball powers will tangle …
UPDATED: Mon., July 30, 2018, 11:11 a.m.
Two Minneapolis police officers who shot and killed a black man were justified in using deadly force, a prosecutor announced Monday, saying the man was fleeing police and had turned …
UPDATED: Fri., July 6, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Geno Crandall went from under-the-radar recruit to one of biggest grad transfers of the offseason. He heard from dozens of top programs, including the University of Minnesota, where he watched …
Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
The coldest Super Bowl Sunday won’t be felt inside cozy U.S. Bank Stadium.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
The family of an Australian woman who was fatally shot by a Minnesota police officer in July demanded a more rigorous probe Thursday after a prosecutor cast doubts on the …
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 1:21 p.m.
Minneapolis has elected a black transgender woman to its City Council, another national first in what advocacy groups have described as a banner night for transgender people in public office.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
The Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in suburban Minneapolis, like other U.S. mosques, occasionally receives threatening calls and emails. But leaders say they’re more frightened after a weekend attack in which …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
The FBI was searching for suspects after an explosive device tore through part of a suburban Minneapolis mosque on Saturday as people were preparing for morning prayers, damaging a room …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
Workers may have been moving a gas meter when an explosion tore through a Minneapolis school building this week, killing two people and injuring at least nine others, according to …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
One school staff member has been found dead but another is still unaccounted for following a natural gas explosion Wednesday at a college prep school in Minneapolis, authorities said.
Wed., July 26, 2017, 2 p.m.
Minneapolis police officers will be required to have their body cameras on when they respond to calls and make traffic stops, the acting police chief announced Wednesday, following widespread criticism …
Sat., July 22, 2017, 12:50 p.m.
A witness who was nearby when Justine Damond was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer has been located and is cooperating, according to state investigators.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau resigned Friday amid calls for new leadership in the department following last week’s shooting death of an unarmed Australian woman by a police officer.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 8:40 a.m.
An Australian woman should not have been shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call and the officer’s actions “go against who we are in …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
The fatal shooting of an Australian woman by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call “should not have happened,” police Chief Janee Harteau said Thursday, adding that the …
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 7:56 p.m.
An Australian woman who called 911 to report a possible assault was shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer after the officers heard a loud sound near their squad …
Mon., July 17, 2017, 2:48 p.m.
Justine Damond called police after hearing a sound in an alley near the home she shared with her fianci late Saturday night. But shortly after two officers arrived in her …
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 2:47 p.m.
The police officer charged with fatally shooting Philando Castile last summer in Falcon Heights, Minn., pleaded not guilty Monday.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 10:14 a.m.
Prince’s record company is suing Jay Z’s company for copyright infringement, saying it streamed Prince’s songs on the Tidal music service without permission after his death.
Wed., Aug. 10, 2016, 12:36 p.m.
A Somali activist could become the first Somali-American lawmaker in the nation after unseating one of the Minnesota Legislature’s longest-serving members in a Democratic primary.
Thu., July 28, 2016, 4:44 p.m.
Prince’s family says an official tribute concert honoring the late icon will take place in October in the singer’s hometown of Minneapolis.
Tue., July 19, 2016, 6:04 p.m.
Hundreds of educators and community activists marched in downtown Minneapolis to protest the shooting death of a black man by a police officer earlier this month.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 11:35 a.m.
A Minneapolis attorney said Wednesday that Prince had arranged to meet with a California doctor who specializes in addiction treatment the day before he died.