3 Men Faces Hate Crime Charges In Bloomington Mosque BombingA grand jury added federal civil rights and hate crimes violations to the charges three Illinois men face in the bombing of a mosque in suburban Minneapolis, prosecutors announced Thursday.
No Hate Crime Charges In Missouri Transgender Teen's Brutal SlayingAuthorities say her eyes were gouged out and her genitals stabbed, but that the death of transgender teenager whose burned remains were found near the mobile home of one of her alleged killers in rural southern Missouri, her bones discarded in a chicken coop, was not a hate crime.
After Ugly Incident In Fargo, A Push For Hate Crime LawsIt was one of the uglier incidents in recent memory in North Dakota's largest city, Fargo: A white woman was captured on cellphone video shouting "We're going to kill all of you" at three Somali women in a Walmart parking lot.
Report: Most Hate Crimes In The U.S. Go UnreportedThe majority of hate crimes experienced by U.S. residents over a 12-year period were not reported to police, according to a new federal report released Thursday that stoked advocates' concerns about ongoing tensions between law enforcement and black and Latino communities.
Charges: Man Says 'I Hate Muslims' After Cedar-Riverside Knife AttackA 47-year-old man accused of a assaulting someone with a blade in Minneapolis’ Cedar-Riverside neighborhood last week allegedly told police he wanted to stab a Somalian in the neck and that he hates Muslims.
Charges Filed In Facebook Live Stream Of TortureThe assault went on for up to two days, until Chicago police found the victim "in distress" walking along a street.
Mpls. Man Pleads Guilty To Threatening To 'Blow Up' MosqueA 57-year-old Minneapolis man has pleaded guilty to sending a threatening letter to an Islamic Center, according to the United States Attorney’s Office.
MPD: Shooting Near U Of M Was 'Bias Motivated'Minneapolis police on Thursday confirmed they're investigating the recent shooting of two Muslim men as a possible hate crime.
MN Sen. Committee Votes To Stiffen Bias Crime PenaltiesA Minnesota Senate Committee voted Friday to place much tougher penalties on crimes involving bias.
Warrant Issued For Minn. Man Suspected In Somali Restaurant ArsonAn arrest warrant has been issued in North Dakota for a Minnesota man suspected of throwing a Molotov cocktail inside a Somali restaurant.
Muslim Group Calls For N.D. Arson To Be Investigated As Hate CrimeThe Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations says it’s calling on federal authorities to investigate the arson of a Somali restaurant in North Dakota as a hate crime.
Red Wing Reconsiders Police Hate Crime ResolutionThe Red Wing City Council is reconsidering a resolution that would make attacks on police officers a hate crime. After an outcry on social media, city leaders are promising to take another look, this time with public input.