Though Smith was shot by sheriffs deputies from Hennepin and Ramsey Counties, they were acting under the authority of the U.S. Marshals Service, part of the federal government.
Biden trading Republicans in infrastructure deals; calls for more Minnesota police investigations and the power of $300.
You know we’re going to say: It’s complicated.
Smith was killed as members of a U.S. Marshals task force attempted to arrest him over a firearms warrant.
The Alien Enemies Act, first aimed at suspected French-sympathizers during the Adams administration, has been used to justify everything from Japanese internment to Trump’s travel ban.
Trump’s short life as a blogger, the January 6 commission controversy and a Minnesota political power family.
Reporting on the anniversary of George Floyd’s death; Rep. Pete Stauber calls Donald Trump back to Minnesota; and some drama at the southern border.
As COVID-19 restrictions lift in much of the U.S., business owners in this isolated part of the U.S. remain hobbled by the closure of the Canadian border. As one resident put it, “the rest of the country’s opening up and we’re getting robbed of more of our lives.”
Ceasefire in the Mideast, presidential tax returns and that Capitol “tour.”
The Biden administration has called for spending $200 billion to increase the U.S. housing supply.
This is the first time the Court has agreed to hear an abortion case since the appointment of Amy Coney Barrett, an opponent of abortion rights.
From the deaths to the isolation to the disruption of routine, the pandemic took a toll on the mental health of many.
Minnesota Republicans celebrate Cheney’s removal, revisionist history of the Jan. 6 insurrection and saying goodbye to a Minnesota newspaper legend.
The 4 percent drop in births in 2020 was the biggest decrease in the U.S. birth rate in more than a century.
Omar’s a frequent target for conservative attacks, but she actually earns a higher conservative rating from ACU than McCollum, who earned a perfect 0%.
The Reconnecting Communities Act would establish grants to address the “legacy of highway construction built through communities… that divided neighborhoods and erected barriers to mobility and opportunity.”
Biden had promised executive action on police accountability in the first 100 days of his presidency, but recently changed course to back legislation already making its way through Congress.
Today in the memo: Biden addresses Congress; New York wants what we have; and the feds had a plan for Chauvin all along.
Though more detailed data will be coming later this year, Monday’s population counts can tell states a lot about their political futures.
After closing arguments in the case, defense attorney Eric J. Nelson said Waters’s comments were “threats against the sanctity of the jury process.”