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Violence

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Rally Against Violence In North Minneapolis Saturday

A call to action will be held in North Minneapolis on Saturday after gun violence took another life earlier this week.

03/17/2012

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Groups Hold Anti-Gun Vigils In Mpls., Duluth

Community groups in Minneapolis and Duluth are holding events Sunday to call for an end to gun violence.

01/08/2012

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Vigil Held For Boy Killed By Stray Bullet

Friends and neighbors would rather be celebrating the new year with Terrell Mayes Jr., than remembering the life of the 3-year-old who died after being hit in the head by a stray bullet.

12/31/2011

Violence In Sports

Good Question: Why Do We Like Violence In Sports?

The New York Times has been writing about Derek Boogaard’s role as a fighter on the ice and how it affected him. It got us wondering about big fights and hits on the ice and on the field.

12/05/2011

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Summit To End Violence In Minnesota

More than 600 people are taking part in a day-long summit to end violence in Minnesota.

08/23/2011

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Teacher Keeps The Peace

A teacher in Mexico is being celebrated after she kept a class full of young students calm during a gun battle outside their class. Read the story and check the video.

05/31/2011

Four people were shot in the Warehouse District of Minneapolis early May 30, 2011. (credit: CBS)

Holiday Weekend Ends With Violence In Minneapolis

It was a very violent holiday weekend in Minneapolis. Five separate shootings kept police busy Sunday night and early Monday morning.

05/30/2011

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Aggressive Police Action

Shocking video of a police officer in Phoenix violently tackling a 15 year old. See the video and read the story here.

05/06/2011

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Feds Help Crime Victims Restore Lives

It’s National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, and this year’s observance recognizes that victims of crime often face the task of reshaping their lives, while authorities pursue offenders.

04/13/2011

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Violence In A Las Vegas Courtroom

Here’s a story from CBS News on a violent confrontation in a Las Vegas court room. A woman was going to be taken into jail and she exploded.

03/25/2011

Good Question: How Does Violent Talk Lead To Violence?

It’s a volatile political dialogue in America, and with the shooting attack in Tucson, Ariz., targeted at a Representative, many are asking about the violent rhetoric. How does violent talk lead to violent action?

01/11/2011

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Gun Violence Is Down In Minneapolis

Efforts to curb firearm-related violent crimes seem to be paying off. Minneapolis is reporting a decline in gun violence.

12/01/2010

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