Federal Lawyers Coming To Investigate Jamar Clark Shooting U.S. Justice Department attorneys are expected to fly to Minnesota on Sunday to investigate the killing of a black man that has prompted protests and calls for the two Minneapolis police officers involved in the shooting to be prosecuted.
Protesters March To Mpls. City Hall, Bringing I-35W To HaltA protest against the grand jury decisions in the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases spilled onto Interstate 35 W just south of downtown Minneapolis Thursday afternoon. The protesters blocked all of the northbound lanes causing traffic backup for miles. The crowd eventually ended up at Minneapolis City Hall.
Community Demands Action, Harteau Apologies Over Race-Related IssuesMinneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau met with a Citizen's Advisory Council this afternoon to talk about the recent race-related problems involving a handful of officers. Off-duty officers allegedly used racial slurs during recent bar fights in both Green Bay and Apple Valley.
Bus Tour Brings Affordable Housing Message To Mpls.A historical bus tour is rolling through the Twin Cities Saturday.