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A new unit at the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) plans to work with populations that face more difficulty finding work or creating businesses.

Fifty people died after being abandoned in a tractor-trailer without air conditioning in the sweltering Texas heat, one of the worst tragedies to claim the lives of migrants smuggled across the border from Mexico.

The National Weather Service has posted a severe thunderstorm watch until 9 p.m. for a region that includes the greater Twin Cities and western Wisconsin.

Minnesotans with a range of disabilities face a worrisome future as a wave of group home closures hits the state, driven by staff shortages and low wages for direct support professionals, advocates say.

Congress earmarked billions in the infrastructure law for tribal projects around the country, but some fear they’ll lack the wherewithal to put the money to use.

Trump's legal exposure may be growing – and 4 other takeaways from the Jan. 6 hearing


"The system continues to fail black people and will continue to fail you all," said Valerie Castile, Philando's mother.

Some have suggested without evidence that antifa demonstrators may have disguised themselves as Trump supporters for the siege on the Capitol. The mob that overran Congress and clashed with police was made up of Trump supporters, not left-wing groups.

Thomas Spence was looking for moose to photograph near Tofte when he came upon a Canada lynx standing in the road. Then a second lynx came from the woods. Then another and another and another

BREAKING: A Hennepin Co. judge has dismissed one of the murder charges against former Mpls. police officer Derek Chauvin. The judge granted Chauvin's motion to dismiss the 3rd-degree murder charge. The most serious charge, 2nd-degree murder, and the manslaughter charge remain.

BREAKING: Melvin Carter has been elected mayor of St. Paul

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"Betty Whiteout" will join the snowplow ranks with other winners like... “Ctrl Salt Delete" “The Big Leplowski” “Scoop Dogg” “Edward Blizzardhands” Find out which newly-named plow will grace your neck of the woods:

Boogaloo Bois member Ivan Harrison Hunter of Boerne, Texas, admitted he traveled to Minneapolis to sow chaos after the police murder of George Floyd.

DO NOT DRINK BLEACH. Drinking bleach will not cure the coronavirus

Mayo researchers expect to release an antibody test that would tell whether a person has had and recovered from COVID-19 on Monday. The tests would help public health officials understand the scope of the outbreak.