George Floyd Death: Thousands Sign Petition To Rename Chicago Avenue To Floyd AvenueThe Coaliton for Justice, Peace and Love is calling on the City of Minneapolis to rename Chicago Avenue to Floyd Avenue in memory of George Floyd.
2nd Child Protection Petition Filed Against Adrian PetersonMore legal problems may be in store for Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Prosecutors in Hennepin County have filed a second child protection petition. It comes days after Peterson pleaded no contest to recklessly injuring his 4-year-old son by hitting him with a switch.
Hennepin Co. Attorney Files Petition To Protect Peterson's SonThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office has filed a petition to protect Adrian Peterson's 4-year-old son. According to the county, they have filed a Child in Need of Protection or Services petition. The petition outlines some of injuries the boy sustained while visiting Peterson and also outlines a safety plan for Peterson and the boy's mother to follow.
Musicians + Sports: Weird Al Yankovic On His Chances Of Performing At The Super BowlA recent Change.org petition hoping to get Weird Al onstage during halftime of the year's biggest football game got the "Eat Singer" thinking just what he would do if ever given the opportunity.
Mom Group Protests Target's Gun PolicySeveral protests are happening right now across the country outside Target stores. A group of moms is calling for the retail giant to ban open carry of guns in its nearly 1,800 stores nationwide.
Advocates Of Medical Marijuana Continue To Ask Gov. To ReconsiderAdvocates of medical marijuana aren't giving up at the State Capitol, despite opposition from Gov. Mark Dayton. A bill to legalize medical marijuana is stalled at the legislature, but supporters -- including mothers of sick children -- are asking the governor to reconsider.
'Child In Need' Petition Filed For Boy StowawayA Child in Need of Protection or Services petition was filed in Hennepin County Juvenile Court Friday, regarding the 9-year-old boy who managed to fly to Las Vegas without a boarding ticket.
Former Gov. Ventura Likens Gov't Shutdown To TerrorismFormer Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura has compared the federal government shutdown to an act of terrorism and he's pushing a petition for people to voice their displeasure.
Petition Begs Obama To Fire Christian PonderThe Minnesota Vikings now have a 0-2 record for the season, and some are asking whether it's time for a major change. One fan thinks he has the solution: get rid of quarterback Christian Ponder. In fact, he took his issues to a higher authority.
Target Not Backing Down On Thanksgiving, Despite PetitionTarget is not backing down from its decision to open at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving night, despite the opposition of some 340,000 people who signed an online petition.
DNR: Supreme Court Denies Wolf Hunt Petition The Minnesota Supreme Court denied a petition Friday that sought a review of a request to stop Minnesota’s wolf hunt season, the Department Natural Resources said.
1,500 Sign Petition To Stop 5-Story Linden Hills Building About 1,500 people have signed a petition to keep the Linden Hills neighborhood of south Minneapolis just as it is.
Target Corporation Asked To 'Save' ThanksgivingA Target employee delivered petitions with more than 200,000 signatures to a company representative, asking that the stores Black Friday opening, currently slated for midnight on Thursday, be pushed back.
Target Responds To Petition Against Midnight OpeningTarget is joining other retailers like Macy's, Best Buy and Kohl's by opening at midnight on Black Friday That decision has resulted in an online protest.
Student Protest Proposed Cuts To Pell Grant ProgramThousands of Minnesota college students are upset over proposed cuts to the Pell Grant program. And they want lawmakers to know about it.