St. Paul Officer Who Encouraged Drivers To Run Over BLM Protesters ResignsA St. Paul Police officer who made controversial remarks about Black Lives Matter protesters has resigned his position with the department, officials confirmed in a tweet Wednesday.
After Officer's Apology For BLM Comment, Activists Say They're Not SatisfiedAs a St. Paul police officer remains on leave, humans rights activists showed up to speak out against what he did. Black Lives Matters supporters gathered this afternoon to address the offense that the officer admitted to.
Good Question: How Did MLK Day Become A National Holiday?People across the country celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday. It's been recognized as a national holiday for more than 30 years. So how did Martin Luther King Jr. Day become a national holiday? Good Question.
St. Paul Officer On Leave Over Facebook Comment On BLM Protest The St. Paul Police Department has put an officer on leave while it investigates allegations that an officer made a post on Facebook urging drivers to run over protesters who rallied on a bridge Monday against the police killings of two black men.
Twin Cities Kids, Adults Hit Como Zoo For Indoor Fun On Subzero DayMost metro schools were off Monday for Martin Luther King Day, but the bitter cold outside left many parents making indoor plans for their kids.
Protesters Demonstrate Against Police Killings On MLK DayDozens of protesters braved the bitter cold for a Martin Luther King Day rally on Monday, briefly shutting down traffic across a bridge that spans the Mississippi River between Minneapolis and St. Paul to highlight the deaths of two black men shot by police last year.
Gov. Walker: Martin Luther King's Legacy Encourages Focus On LoveWisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy encourages people to focus on love instead of hate.
Community To Celebrate MLK With Conversations About Race Over PieAfter high profile police shootings, she's sent her pies to Ferguson, Missouri and delivered them to the 4th precinct in Minneapolis.
'Black Lives Matter Minneapolis' Planning MLK Day MarchThe "Black Lives Matter" group that held a protest at the Mall of America last month is planning another big event in downtown St. Paul on Monday.
Duluth Store Offers Sale On 'Anything Black' On MLK DayA store in Duluth caused an uproar by having a special sale for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. A sign at Global Village read "MLK Day sale, 25% off everything black." The store also posted the sale on Facebook, drawing angry comments from across the country.
Twin Cities Events Honor MLK's LegacyPeople across Minnesota are remembering the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Events, big and small, will honor the Baptist minister's work to advance civil rights with nonviolence and his mission of service.
Good Question: What Does It Take For A Federal Holiday?A lot of you might remember the big fight as to whether Martin Luther King Jr. Day was worthy of national celebration.