Gov. Dayton: Planned Protest Outside Fair 'Inappropriate'Gov. Mark Dayton says the group Black Lives Matter has raised valid concerns about vending opportunities at the Minnesota State Fair. But, Dayton says the group's planned protest outside the fairgrounds is "inappropriate."
St. Cloud Protesters Say Speaker Made Negative Comments About Somali RefugeesAccusations of racism are dividing one Minnesota community. A group protested in St. Cloud Saturday after a speaker allegedly talked about the effects of Somali immigrants moving to the city.
In Madison, Police Protests Stay PeacefulWhen a white police officer killed an unarmed biracial teen in Wisconsin's capital city, the shooting quickly heightened tensions and stirred up protests.
Black Lives Matter Plans More Events For FridayAn estimated 1,500 protesters took to the streets of downtown Minneapolis Wednesday night in solidarity of the city of Baltimore. Officials with Black Lives Matter Minneapolis released a statement Thursday, thanking those who came out to support Freddie Gray and the city of Baltimore.
4 Things To Know: Baltimore Protests Go National, NFL Draft & MoreFrom nationwide protests spawning from Baltimore to the NFL Draft's arrival, here are the four stories you need to know for Thursday, April 30.
Protests After Unarmed Black Man, 19, Killed By Wis. PoliceA 19-year-old black man died Friday night after being shot by an officer in Madison, authorities said. The man was shot after an altercation with the officer and died at a hospital, Police Chief Mike Koval said.
10 Charged In MOA 'Black Lives Matter' ProtestThe Bloomington City Attorney announced Wednesday that 10 people have been charged in connection with the "Black Lives Matter" protest at the Mall of America on Dec. 20, 2014.
Black Lives Matter Mpls. Urging Action to Prevent ChargesBlack Lives Matter Minneapolis -- the group involved in the Mall of America protest -- has responded to the possibility of charges from Bloomington attorney Sandra Johnson.
'Black Lives Matter' Protest Brings Thousands To MOA; Some Shops Locked DownDespite warnings of arrest, a group protesting the recent deaths of black men by police say they will show up to Mall of America Saturday.
U Of M Medical Students To Take Part In Nationwide 'Die-In'Students from the University of Minnesota Medical School's chapters of Physicians for Human Rights and Student National Medical Association participated in a "die-in" on Wednesday afternoon. The "die-in" is part of nationwide protests against the lack of indictments for police killings in Ferguson, Mo. and New York.
Another Round Of Protests In Mpls. SundaySunday marked another day of protests in Minneapolis. The protesters are joining a nationwide effort to demonstrate against what they consider police brutality. It follows the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, two men who were killed by police officers. In both cases, grand juries reviewed the evidence and did not indict the officers.
Protesters Rally Outside Mpls. Police Station SaturdayTwo days after protesters shut down 35W, they assembled in a quieter way Saturday.
2 Cars Drove Through Mpls. Ferguson ProtestsHundreds of protesters snarled traffic in Minneapolis Tuesday night as they marched on busy streets and highways. Cars drove through crowds at least twice. One particular incident involving a white van happened on Cedar Avenue South.
Protesters Rally In Mpls. Against US Involvement In SyriaPresident Obama has decided to take military action in Syria, a move that's being protested across the country and here in the Twin Cities. A group outside the government center chanted, "What do we want? Peace. When do we want it? Now."
Hundreds March Against MonsantoWhat's really in your food? That's the question thousands around the country – and in St. Paul - asked as they rallied against the agriculture company Monsanto on Saturday. Hundreds gathered at the State Capitol for the “March Against Monsanto” Saturday afternoon. Similar scenes took place at more than 200 cities across the country.