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 2021-04-15 13:53 

KMSP

[ Minneapolis ]

House committee votes to advance bill on slavery reparations...

A House panel advanced a decades-long effort to pay reparations to the descendants of slaves by approving legislation that would create a commission to study the issue....

 2021-04-15 13:53 

KMSP

[ Minneapolis ]

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez split and officially end their engagement: 'We are better as friends'...

Rumors that JLo and ARod were breaking up have swirled for weeks...

 2021-04-15 13:52 

KQDS

[ Duluth ]

Us Jobless Claims Plunge to 576,000, Lowest Since Pandemic...
 2021-04-15 13:35 

MinnPost

Infrastructure investments should include state government...

Republican state senators' "belt tightening" proposal will further erode Minnesota's government infrastructure and perpetuate the very problems they pretend to express concern over....

 2021-04-15 13:30 

KMSP

[ Minneapolis ]

Google Earth adds time-lapse video to depict climate change...

The Google Earth app is adding a new video feature that draws upon nearly four decades of satellite imagery to vividly illustrate how climate change has affected the world....

 2021-04-15 13:28 

KMSP

[ Minneapolis ]

Busch Beer paying dog $20G, plus 'benefits,' to taste Dog Brew...

The beer brand is launching a contest to promote its Dog Brew and to find the perfect pooch to help expand the product line....

 2021-04-15 13:09 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

'A Lovable Young Man': Daunte Wright, Killed By Police, Known As Jokester, Young Father...

Behind it all was the sudden death of a skinny, smiling young man who loved making people laugh and who, after becoming a father in his teens, relished the role of doting young dad, according to his family and friends....

 2021-04-15 13:04 

KMSP

[ Minneapolis ]

Sirens to go off twice Thursday as part of statewide tornado drill...

Sirens will go off across Minnesota Thursday, once during the day and once in the evening, as part of a statewide tornado drill for Severe Weather Awareness Week....

 2021-04-15 13:00 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

CDC Study Finds Airlines Should Leave Middle Seat Empty To Reduce COVID Spread...

The study found that the spread of COVID-19 was reduced by anywhere from 23% to 57% when airlines left the middle seat vacant, compared to when they operated at full capacity....

 2021-04-15 13:00 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Chicago to release video of police officer fatally shooting 13-year-old...

Body camera footage of a Chicago police officer fatally shooting a 13-year-old boy last month will be released Thursday, the board that reviews such shootings said....

 2021-04-15 12:59 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Average Pet Owner Spends 832 Years Annually Cleaning Up After Their Pet...

Three out of four surveyed say they're constantly cleaning up due to their furry friend....

 2021-04-15 12:59 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Average Pet Owner Spends 832 Hours Annually Cleaning Up After Their Pet...

Three out of four surveyed say they're constantly cleaning up due to their furry friend....

 2021-04-15 12:50 

Star Tribune

Mayor Carter veto aims to clear way for controversial housing development in St. Paul...

A sharply divided City Council voted last week to block the Alatus development....

 2021-04-15 12:50 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

US jobless claims plunge to 576,000, lowest since pandemic...

Layoffs ease with the economy improving....

 2021-04-15 12:46 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Democratic bill proposes Supreme Court expansion...

Democratic lawmakers will announce a measure Thursday to expand the number of justices on the nation's highest court....

 2021-04-15 12:42 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

COVID In MN: First Avenue To Host Vaccination Event For Local Music And Arts Community...

Vaccinations geared towards the local music and arts community the will be given out at the First Avenue in Minneapolis next week....

 2021-04-15 12:34 

Star Tribune

Testimony in support of defense resumes today in Derek Chauvin murder trial...

Defense could wrap up its case sometime Thursday; still unknown is whether Chauvin will testify....

 2021-04-15 12:25 

Star Tribune

US expels Russian diplomats, imposes new round of sanctions...

The Biden administration on Thursday announced the expulsion of 10 Russian diplomats and sanctions against nearly three dozen people and companies as it moved to hold the Kremlin accountable for interference in last year's presidential election and th...

 2021-04-15 12:21 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

UnitedHealth Adjusts Forecast Up Following Strong Start To Year...

UnitedHealth raised its full year profit forecast to adjusted earnings of $18.10 to $18.60 per share, up from an outlook of $17.75 to $18.25 per share that it debuted in December....

 2021-04-15 12:20 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

WHO: Europe has surpassed 1 million COVID-19 deaths...

Overall, a tally by Johns Hopkins University shows nearly 3 million deaths have been linked to COVID-19 worldwide....

 2021-04-15 12:15 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Derek Chauvin Trial, April 15 Live Updates: Defense Could Rest Its Case Thursday...

The fate of Derek Chauvin is expected to be in the hands of the jury in a matter of days, with the defense expected to rest its case Thursday....

 2021-04-15 12:14 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Kim Potter To Make 1st Court Appearance In Daunte Wright's Fatal Shooting...

Wright's death came as the broader Minneapolis area nervously awaits the outcome of the trial for Derek Chauvin, the first of four officers charged in George Floyd's death....

 2021-04-15 12:00 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Zoo Miami Helps Discover A Brand New Spider Species In Miami...

Miami already has invasive snakes and iguanas and now it has a brand new species of spider, and it's a large spider too....

 2021-04-15 11:27 

KMSP

[ Minneapolis ]

Derek Chauvin trial live: Defense could rest case Thursday...

The defense will continue to call witnesses to testify Thursday in the trial of Derek Chauvin....

 2021-04-15 11:14 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Blinken in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal...

Blinken was meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, chief executive Abdullah Abdullah, and civic figures, a day after Biden announced that the remaining 2,500 U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan would be coming home by the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 te...

 2021-04-15 11:10 

KMSP

[ Minneapolis ]

Secretary Blinken arrives in Afghanistan to sell Biden's troop withdrawal...

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is making an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to sell Afghan leaders and a wary public on President Joe Biden's decision to withdraw all American troops from the country....

 2021-04-15 11:10 

MinnPost

Fourth night of protests in Brooklyn Center ends in fewer arrests...

Plus: Kim Potter expected to make first court appearance; defense medical expert testifies that George Floyd's manner of death 'undetermined9;; Hutchinson man arrested after assaulting Menards employee and hitting police officer with car, hamme...

 2021-04-15 11:09 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

US Capitol Police watchdog to testify on Jan. 6 failures...

The top watchdog for the U.S. Capitol Police will testify for the first time on Thursday about the department's broad failures before and during the Jan. 6 insurrection, including missed intelligence predicting a "war" and weapons that were so...

 2021-04-15 11:00 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Wild Ride: Suspected DUI Driver Leads Police Pursuit on Sacramento Executive Airport Runway...

The suspect first crashed through a fence at the airport in order to get onto the property....

 2021-04-15 10:59 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

Hutchinson man arrested after assaulting Menard's employee, dragging officer with car...

A Hutchinson man was arrested Wednesday after assaulting a Menards employee and later dragging a police officer with his car and hitting him with a hammer ......

 2021-04-15 10:58 

Star Tribune

Red states on U.S. electoral map lagging on vaccinations...

With coronavirus shots now in the arms of nearly half of American adults, the parts of the U.S. that are excelling and those that are struggling with vaccinations are starting to look like the nation's political map: deeply divided between red and blu...

 2021-04-15 10:55 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

Ex-Brooklyn Center officer faces hearing after shooting death of Daunte Wright...

Kim Potter is facing her first court appearance Thursday following the traffic stop shooting death of Daunte Wright......

 2021-04-15 10:50 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Ex-Minnesota cop faces hearing in shooting of Black motorist...

Kim Potter, who quit her job on the Brooklyn Center force two days after Daunte Wright's death, was charged Wednesday with second-degree manslaughter in what her chief said appeared to be a case of confusing her Taser with her handgun....

 2021-04-15 10:35 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

Defense could wrap arguments as soon as Thursday in Chauvin trial...

On Wednesday, defense testimony included a single witness. Dr. David Fowler, a former Maryland chief medical examiner who is now with a consulting firm, was on the stand for seven hours......

 2021-04-15 10:32 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Defense expert blames Floyd's death on heart trouble, not Chauvin's restraint...

Chauvin attorney Eric Nelson is trying to prove that the 19-year Minneapolis police veteran did what he was trained to do and that Floyd died because of his illegal drug use and underlying health problems....

 2021-04-15 10:30 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

FINNOVATION Lab's Fellowship Program...

FINNOVATION Lab is seeking applicants through May 15th for their Fellowship Program which aims to support and empower social entrepreneurs who have bold ideas for sustainable, positive impact....

 2021-04-15 09:58 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

House panel votes to advance bill on slavery reparations...

The commission created by the bill would study possible remedies to slavery and discrimination in the United States such as compensation and a formal apology....

 2021-04-15 09:40 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Officials say Olympic cancellation, no fans still an option...

COVID-19 cases have been surging across Japan with just over three months until the delayed Tokyo Olympics are set to open....

 2021-04-15 08:55 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Fatal police shooting at Ohio hospital caught on officer bodycams...

Police body camera footage shows a routine police pat-down of a man in a hospital emergency room erupting within minutes into a fatal police shooting after the man apparently fires a gun he had concealed in his possession....

 2021-04-15 07:49 

KXLT

[ Rochester, MN ]

COLLEGES AND VACCINES: What local campuses are saying...

Both St. Mary's and Riverland have been in-person this full school year. The post COLLEGES AND VACCINES: What local campuses are saying appeared first on MYFOX47 ....

 2021-04-15 07:32 

KXLT

[ Rochester, MN ]

Mayo Clinic pediatric specialists discuss safety, importance of child COVID-19 vaccinations...

With a COVID-19 vaccine still not yet approved for use in anyone under 16, health care experts realize parents are left with a lot to consider as we navigate this pandemic. The post Mayo Clinic pediatric specialists discuss safety, importance of child COV...

 2021-04-15 06:50 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Ancestry site helps police solve cold case killing of pregnant teen...

Investigators have arrested the victim's then-boyfriend, who was allegedly abusive toward the pregnant teenager at the time of her disappearance....

 2021-04-15 05:10 

KXLT

[ Rochester, MN ]

Former officer charged in Wright death posts bond...

Potter is charged with second-degree manslaughter in the shooting death of 20-year-old Daunte Wright. The post Former officer charged in Wright death posts bond appeared first on MYFOX47 ....

 2021-04-15 04:57 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Texas students disciplined over 'slave auction' on Snapchat...

A group of ninth-grade students has been disciplined for cyberbullying other students based on their race, the school district says....

 2021-04-15 04:42 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

Legal expert says state's cross-examination effective on Day 2 of defense case in Chauvin Trial...

Derek Chauvin's attorney Eric Nelson called one witness on Wednesday, forensic pathologist Dr. David Fowler. He was on the stand for about seven hours....

 2021-04-15 04:15 

KQDS

[ Duluth ]

Longtime Duluth City Councilor Zack Filipovich Not Seeking Re-Election...
 2021-04-15 03:47 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

'These Kids Are Going To Be Traumatized': Residents At Epicenter Of Daunte Wright Protests Feel Powerless...

As protests go on for the fourth night in a row Wednesday in Brooklyn Center after the death of 20-year-old Daunte Wright, families who live nearby are fed up and scared....

 2021-04-15 03:47 

KMSP

[ Minneapolis ]

Man carries on grandmother's legacy through African wellness tonic business...

Even though Uganda is half a world away, Henry Kisitu is bringing a taste of Africa to Minnesota....

 2021-04-15 03:46 

KEYC

[ Mankato ]

Blue Earth City Council holds recall vote for council member...

Ultimately, council members voted 6-1 to keep Huisman on the council, finding no wrongdoing on Huisman's part....

 2021-04-15 03:43 

KXLT

[ Rochester, MN ]

HEALING WOUNDS: Barbershop Talk event works to repair relationship between law enforcement and minority communities...

The Rochester Police Department (RPD) says it wants to gain trust in the community and is working hard to do so. The post HEALING WOUNDS: Barbershop Talk event works to repair relationship between law enforcement and minority communities appeared first on...

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