Civil Rights

DFL lawmakers promise change; families of George Floyd and Daunte Wright...

Minnesota began dealing with the aftermath of the police killing of Daunte Wright Tuesday, as lawmakers at the State Capitol called for accountability and...

Mourners hold vigil for Daunte Wright, while demonstrators clash with police...

Hundreds of mourners filled the street at the corner of 63rd Avenue and Kathrene Drive in Brooklyn Center on Monday evening for a candlelight...

Brooklyn Center police chief: Killing of Daunte Wright result of ‘accidental...

Brooklyn Center officials including Police Chief Tim Gannon appeared at a mid-day news conference Monday, revealing the Sunday police killing of Daunte Wright was...

Protests and looting follow police shooting of Black man in Brooklyn...

Hundreds of protesters faced off with Brooklyn Center police officers overnight at the department’s police headquarters hours after the Sunday afternoon police killing of...

Breathing expert testifies in Chauvin trial: “That’s the moment the life...

A diminutive Irish doctor captured the attention of the jury deciding Derek Chauvin’s fate, explaining in simple terms Thursday how he believes three Minneapolis...

Biden taps expert in Native American law from Minnesota as top...

President Joe Biden nominated Native American law expert Robert Anderson, an enrolled member of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa, to be solicitor of...

Chauvin Trial Day 8: Testimony continues on excessive force, drugs found...

A Los Angeles sergeant, the lead investigator on the case and three scientists testified Wednesday, as prosecutors continued to lay out their case that...

Neighbors remain divided over the future of George Floyd Square

The murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has drawn hordes of national and international media to George Floyd Square, a four-block...

As trial enters week two, Chief Medaria Arradondo condemns Chauvin: ‘Not...

Testimony continued Monday in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who is charged with second- and third-degree murder and manslaughter in...

New unit launched at Interior to investigate cases of missing and...

The U.S. Department of the Interior is creating a new unit to lead and help coordinate investigations into the ongoing crisis of murdered and...