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The legacy of racism in American medicine persists

A Black woman is 22% more likely to die from heart disease than a white woman, 71% more likely to die from cervical cancer...

Park Board readies new eviction order in Powderhorn Park; some residents...

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board is considering a resolution Wednesday that would shut down the two tent cities that have arisen in Powderhorn...

Due to legislative gridlock, more than $1 billion in construction projects...

Lawmakers left St. Paul with some big-ticket items still in limbo, including a big public works bill that has become an even-year tradition of...

Powderhorn Park neighborhood residents want a solution to homeless encampments by...

Tresa Kier is one of about 100 people who have moved into a homeless encampment in Powderhorn Park after officials shut down a nearby...

As the pandemic marches on, so does the Trump administration’s war...

As the COVID-19 crisis continues in Minnesota and across the country, the Trump administration and Republican lawmakers are still working to take accessible health...

George Floyd’s brother: ‘Make sure that he is more than another...

WASHINGTON — George Floyd’s younger brother, Philonise Floyd, pleaded with lawmakers on Capitol Hill Wednesday to ensure that his brother didn’t die in vain. “I...

St. Paul man charged with attempted murder of Minneapolis police officers

A St. Paul man was charged Tuesday with attempted murder, assault, armed riot and a weapons violation in connection with a Saturday night after-curfew...

Closed for the pandemic, opening during George Floyd protests

Gloria Morales is letting people know her hair salon is back in business with a sign in front of the shop reading “Salon Open.”...

George Floyd’s death renews complaints about Klobuchar’s record as veepstakes heat...

WASHINGTON — George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis this week has flared up criticisms of Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s record on responding to killings by police...

Mayhem in Minneapolis: protests, looting, fires

Peaceful demonstrations against the police for the killing of an unarmed Black man turned to looting and fires Wednesday, as Target, Aldi, Autozone and...