Minneapolis

George Floyd Square In Minneapolis Hit For Second Time With Deadly Violence

The area, which had been dedicated to peace and justice in the wake of Floyd’s murder has instead seen multiple acts of violent crime.
08/16/2022

Twitter Divided After Comedy Club Cancels Dave Chappelle's Appearance

Dave Chappelle is still going to get his bag at another theater.
07/21/2022

OP-ED: Racist Massacre In New York Reminds Us Much More Is Needed On Racial Equity

Billionaire Robert F. Smith hopes to dismantle injustice by tackling social disparities.
07/08/2022

Black Ex-Minneapolis Policeman Convicted In Killing Woman Who Called 911 Released From Prison

Mohamed Noor previously had his conviction overturned and was resentenced for the shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond.
06/28/2022

State Trial Of Ex-Minneapolis Cops Accused In George Floyd Murder Moved To October

The prosecutor argued on the behalf of Floyd’s family for a ‘speedy trial.’
06/22/2022

Ex-Minneapolis Police Officer Pleads Guilty To State Charge In George Floyd Killing

Minnesota AG Keith Ellison says he’s pleased Thomas Lane accepted responsibility for his role in Floyd’s death.
05/18/2022

Derek Chauvin's Plea Deal Accepted By A Federal Judge

The former Minneapolis police officer was convicted of murdering George Floyd.
05/04/2022

GUILTY! Federal Jury Convicts Former Minneapolis Police Officers of Violating George Floyd’s Civil Rights

Thomas Lane, Tou Thao, and J. Alexander Kueng officially contributed to George Floyd's death even though they had a chance to stop it.
02/24/2022

Former Minneapolis Officer Testifies That He Failed To Alert Partners To Crowd’s Concerns About George Floyd’s Medical Distress

Tou Thao took the witness stand as he and two other former Minneapolis officers are on trial in federal court over Floyd’s death.
02/16/2022

Minneapolis High School Students Stage Sit-In Saying ‘We're Tired Of Being Hurt’

They demand an end to no-knock warrants like the one that led to the fatal police shooting of Amir Locke.
02/11/2022