Texas Officials Support Pardoning George Floyd For 2004 Drug ArrestTop leaders in the Texas county where George Floyd grew up supported a resolution Tuesday calling for him to be posthumously pardoned for a 2004 drug arrest by a former Houston police officer now facing murder charges in a separate case.
Texas Prosecutor Asks For Posthumous Pardon For George Floyd In Drug ConvictionThe May 2020 killing of Floyd, who was Black, by former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who is white, prompted worldwide protests against racial injustice.
Miss Minnesota Among The Visitors Stuck In Frozen TexasMiss Minnesota Grace Dietz didn't know a winter blast would overpower Texas, leaving her stranded following a pageant.
Minnesota Gas Prices On The Rise Due To Southern Deep FreezeThe record-breaking cold down south is the reason you're paying more at the pump up north.
Minn. Officials Say Blame Planning, Not Green Energy, For Texas' Power CatastropheSome conservatives are blaming the environmental movement, insisting that frozen wind turbines show the limits of alternative energy sources. Minnesota energy leaders are debunking those claims, saying the problems in Texas are a failure of planning, not energy sources.
Minnesota Couple's Texas Getaway Turns Into Scramble To Find Food As Ice Dominates StateA Twin Cities couple says the cold and snow has virtually frozen Texas to a halt, and has them scrambling for food.
Hagedorn, Stauber, Emmer Among 100+ Republicans Supporting Texas-Led Election Lawsuit To Overturn Biden’s WinRepublican U.S. Reps. Tom Emmer, Pete Stauber and Jim Hagedorn of Minnesota have signed on to a last-gasp bid to get the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the presidential election.
'There Are People Rising Up That Will Never Sit Down': George Floyd Laid To Rest In HoustonThe 46-year-old died two weeks ago while in police custody in Minneapolis. Now, he's being honored in his hometown.
Man Wanted In Texas Murder Arrested In Central MinnesotaThe Isanti County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Michael Hosch was found at a home in Cambridge. He was arrested without incident.
Red Cross Volunteers Travel To Texas In Wake Of Tropical StormRed Cross volunteers from the Minnesota region are in Texas after Tropical Storm Imelda devastated parts of the state with historic flooding.
Texas Hospital Treating 14 Shooting Victims, 2019's Mass Killings Reach 25Police say there are "multiple gunshot victims" in West Texas after reports of two suspects opening fire in the area of Midland and Odessa. Police in Odessa, say one or possibly two suspects hijacked U.S. Postal Service the postal vehicle and was firing at random, hitting multiple people.
Polanco, Twins Top Rangers 6-3 For 1st 4-Game Sweep Of TexasJorge Polanco cleared the bases with a tiebreaking triple in the eighth inning, helping the Minnesota Twins to their first-ever four-game sweep of Texas with a 6-3 victory over the Rangers on Sunday. Polanco's two-out liner to the gap in right-center field off Emmanuel Clase (0-2) followed the hard-throwing rookie getting a strikeout and groundout after putting runners at second and third with no outs.
Deadliest Shooting Of The Year Leaves 20 Dead In El Paso, TexasThe deadliest mass shooting so far this year happened today in El Paso, Texas. Twenty people were killed when a 21-year-old man opened fire inside a Walmart next to the Cielo Vista Mall.
Texas Facility Resumes Intake Of Migrants After Flu OutbreakA facility for migrants in McAllen, Texas, has resumed normal operations Wednesday, less than 24 hours after the facility suspended intake operations after 32 people testified positive for the flu.
Texas High School’s New Dress Code Takes Aim At ParentsA Houston high school in Texas had adopted a new dress code that targets parents rather than students.