Teen Suspect Said He 'Drove At' Maryland OfficerA 16-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of a Baltimore County, Maryland, police officer, and three other suspects were taken into custody, authorities said Tuesday.
East Coast Storms Cause MSP Flight Delays, CancelationsA number of flights out of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport have already been cancelled Saturday morning because of the bad weather on the East Coast. Thousands are delayed or cancelled nationwide. Anyone with plans to fly out this weekend is advised to check the airline's website for any changes before heading to the airport.
Phelps Falls Short In Arena Pro Swim Series At University Of MinnesotaKatie Ledecky won the 400-meter freestyle and Missy Franklin took the 100 backstroke on Friday, a night after Ledecky beat Franklin in the 200 free in the Arena Pro Swim Series at the University of Minnesota.
Black Journalists Discuss Race In AmericaFor the first time in its 40-year history, the National Association of Black Journalists is holding its yearly convention in Minneapolis. More than 1,500 members of NABJ are expected to show up at the Minneapolis Convention Center. They include TV and print journalists, as well as journalism students from across the country.
Minn. Truck Driver Killed In Md. CrashMaryland State Police say two men are dead and a woman is seriously injured after a wrong-way collision on eastbound Interstate 70 near Hancock.
Former Maryland Gov. O'Malley Jumps Into 2016 Democratic RaceFormer Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley entered the Democratic presidential race on Saturday in a longshot challenge toMaryland for the 2016 nomination, casting himself as a new generation leader who would rebuild the economy and reform Wall Street. "I'm running for you," he told a crowd of about 1,000 people in a populist message at Federal Hill Park in Baltimore.
Body Of Ecolab Executive Discovered In Amtrak WreckageThe body of an executive at St. Paul's Ecolab was recovered from the wreckage of Amtrak 188 in Philadelphia Thursday. Bob Gildersleeve is the eighth casualty in the crash which also injured 16 people Tuesday night -- eight of whom are in critical condition. All are expected to survive.
Prince To Live Stream Concert For BaltimoreThe unrest in Baltimore has inspired Prince to write a new song. On Sunday at 8:00 p.m., he's holding a "Rally for Peace" there to show his support, and he's live streaming the audio of the concert for free.
Prince Announces 'Rally 4 Peace' Concert In BaltimoreMinnesota music icon, Prince, has announced he'll play a major concert in Baltimore, Maryland. The event, called "Rally 4 Peace", comes as racial tensions in that city continue to boil over after the death of Freddie Gray in police custody.
Hundreds Of Students Walk Out For Mpls. Black Lives Matter RallyHundreds are rallying Friday in Minneapolis in support of people charged in the Black Lives Matter protest at the Mall of America in December. Members of the group Black Lives Matter and their supporters say they are fighting for racial and economic justice.
Prince Wrote a Song Honoring Freddie Gray & the People of BaltimorePrince has recorded a song that will address the recent riots in Baltimore after the death of 25-year-old Baltimore man Freddie Gray. According to Billboard, who spoke with a spokesperson for Prince, the track will be a “tribute to all people of the city of Baltimore.”
#BlackLivesMatter Protesters March Through Minneapolis"Black Lives Matter Minneapolis" has organized a protest to support those in Baltimore who were speaking out against the death of Freddie Gray.
White Sox Take On Orioles In Empty Baltimore StadiumWith rubble and debris looming nearby, and tempers still smoldering in riot-torn Baltimore, the Orioles played a baseball game on Wednesday. This wasn't for the fans, because there weren't any at Camden Yards.
#BlackLivesMatter Protest Planned For Wednesday In MinneapolisThe Minneapolis group of #BlackLivesMatter says it's planning a protest Wednesday night after recent events in Baltimore. The event will be at 5:30 p.m. at Gold Medal Park, which is near the Guthrie Theater. It's being done in solidarity with the recent protests in Baltimore, Md., after the Monday funeral of Freddie Gray.
State Of Emergency Declared As Hundreds Riot Through BaltimoreThe governor of Maryland called for a State of Emergency tonight, as hundreds of protesters continue to riot in the streets of Baltimore.