Former AG Holder Focusing On Gerrymandering PreventionFormer Attorney General Eric Holder is in Minnesota in an effort to prevent gerrymandering, the practice of rezoning congressional districts in favor of a political party.
Mpls. Selected In Nat'l Initiative To Curb Racial BiasMinneapolis has been selected as one of six cities to host a pilot initiative designed to improve relations between police and the communities they serve.
Family Of MN Man Accused Of Plotting African Coup SpeaksA Twin Cities man is accused of helping plot the attempted overthrow of an African country's government. Papa Faal of Brooklyn Center is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. The 46-year-old is accused of secretly shipping guns from Minnesota to his native country of The Gambia in West Africa.
Klobuchar: No Interest In US Attorney General Job Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she's not interested in taking over as U.S. attorney general. Klobuchar's name is being mentioned in political circles as a possible successor after current Attorney General Eric Holder's surprise resignation Thursday.
Target Says Hackers Stole Credentials From Vendor Target said Wednesday that investigators have found that hackers stole credentials from a vendor to access the retailer's systems and pilfer about 40 million debit and credit card numbers as well as personal information for another 70 million people.
Government To Track Down Thieves In Target BreachAttorney General Eric Holder says the Justice Department is committed to tracking down the thieves who stole information from millions of customers of Target Corp. Minneapolis-based Target says it is working with the Secret Service and the Justice Department.
Minn. Authorities Welcome Change On Drug Sentences Minnesota authorities and defense attorneys are welcoming the federal government's plans to ease up on mandatory drug sentences, pointing out that the state already has one of the country's lowest incarceration rates because it's been practicing what U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has been proposing for some 30 years.
Opinion: Republicans Focus On Conspiracy Theories Instead Of Solutions For AmericaRevelations surrounding David Petraeus' affair have prompted the tin foil hat crowd on the right to find all sorts of conspiracies about why the news that CIA Director David Petraeus was having an affair with his biographer was released after the election.
Opinion: Mess In TexasIn Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.
Opinion: Eric Holder Continues To Show Contempt Of CongressAttorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him "in contempt" for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.
Opinion: Overwhelming Victory For Obama And Holder In Arizona Immigration DecisionPresident Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder won an overwhelming victory as the Supreme Court struck down 3 of 4 provisions of the controversial Arizona immigration law, SB 1070.
Opinion: Obama’s Approval Rating Drops To 43% For Good ReasonFive months before the presidential election, this rating is disastrous for Obama – almost as disastrous as the lack of any results for America these past four years.
Opinion: Calling For Eric Holder’s Resignation – Again
Attorney General's Minn. Visit Marred By Protests
Attorney General Lauds Youth Violence ProgramU.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is praising a Minneapolis program to reduce youth violence and pledged support from the Justice Department and plans to bring the program to a national scale.