'A Lot Of Excitement': Liberian Minnesotans Sound Off On Prospect Of Permanent StatusThousands of Liberians living in Minnesota will likely get to stay here permanently.
U.S. House Passes Act That Would Give Permanent Status To Liberians With DEDsUnited States Senator Tina Smith tells WCCO there has been a major breakthrough that will provide permanent status to thousands of Liberians in Minnesota and across the United States.
DED Deadline For Liberians In Minnesota Looms, Set To Expire SundayMinnesota has an estimated 16,000 residents of Liberian descent, one of the largest Liberian populations in the nation.
Ellison, Other AGs Support Liberians Wanting To Stay In USMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is helping lead a coalition of attorneys general in supporting Liberians fighting to stay in the U.S.
Woman With Ebola Spread Virus One Year After Infection, Doctors SayDoctors have made a disturbing discovery about 2014's deadly Ebola outbreak in Africa. A woman who survived the virus is believed to have spread it one year after her initial infection.
Trump Administration Provides 1-Year DED Extension For Liberians A crisis in the Liberian community in Minnesota was averted Tuesday after President Donald Trump extended a program that grants Liberian immigrants temporary protected status.
As Deadline Looms, Liberian Immigrants Rally For Protected Status In St. PaulA deadline is quickly approaching that could send thousands of Liberians living in Minnesota back to west Africa.
After Loss Of 2 Children, Twin Cities Couple Opens Hearts To Adopted SonFor a Twin Cities couple, the holidays are a mix of hope and pain. After unspeakable loss, the Johnson's are focused on the needs of a new member of the family.
Liberian Community Gathers To Search For Missing Mounds View ManHenry McCabe, 32, has been missing since Labor Day. So far, there have been conflicting reports of where he was last seen -- including a bar in Spring Lake Park where family say he went out with a friend.
Experimental Ebola Vaccine Could Stop Virus In West Africa
After Tough Year, Liberian Community Celebrates Independence DayMinnesota has one of the largest Liberian populations outside of the country itself. That's why dozens of people gathered at Park Center High School in Brooklyn Park Saturday evening to celebrate Liberia's independence from colonial powers.
Hundreds Gather For Barway Collins Funeral In North Mpls.More than 1,000 mourners came to pay their respects to Barway Collins Saturday, filling Shiloh Temple in north Minneapolis with memories of the 10-year-old murder victim.
Barway Collins' Mother Speaks To The CommunityA grieving mother shared her gratitude with Minnesota Thursday for caring so much about her son. Strangers spent weeks searching for any sign of Barway Collins, the 10-year-old Crystal boy who vanished one day after school last month.
Barway Collins' Mother Arrives In Minneapolis For FuneralLouise Karluah -- the mother of Barway Collins -- walked through Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Wednesday before heading to the north Minneapolis funeral home where her son's body is being preserved. She was surrounded by compassionate strangers who've dedicated time and money to help her.
Barway Collins' Mother Granted Visa To Come To FuneralThe funeral for 10-year-old Barway Collins could be postponed. Barway was last seen outside his Crystal apartment building on March 18. Nearly a month later, his body was recovered from the Mississippi River on April 11.