As Pride Festival Preps Virtual Celebration, Advocates Cheer SCOTUS Ruling On LGBTQ+ EqualityThe first LGBT rights march happened in Loring Park in Minneapolis in June 1972. It would eventually evolve into the annual Twin Cities Pride Festival that now encompasses LGBTQ+, but this year Pride is going virtual.
'Monumental': Minnesota Leaders Applaud SCOTUS Ruling On LGBTQ Worker ProtectionsThe court's 6-3 ruling extends the scope of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, which bars discrimination on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin and religion, to include LGBTQ people.
Senate Votes 51-49 To Push Kavanaugh Nomination ForwardSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing ahead with little room for error.
Wis. Reaction To Trump Court Pick Stick To Party LinesSen. Ron Johnson praised the pick of Brett Kavanaugh. Sen. Tammy Baldwin is sounding warnings.
Trump Nominates Brett Kavanaugh To Supreme CourtJudge Brett Kavanaugh says he is "humbled" and "deeply honored" to have been selected by President Donald Trump for the Supreme Court.
Trump To Announce SCOTUS Pick Monday NightTrump has spent the weekend discussing his options with allies amid frenzied last-minute lobbying.
Minnesota Teachers Divided On Supreme Court Union RulingThe ruling could affect some big unions here in the state that represent city workers, law enforcement and teachers.
SCOTUS Deals Big Setback To Labor UnionsThe 5-4 decision fulfills a longtime wish of conservatives to get rid of the so-called fair share fees that non-members pay to unions in roughly two dozen states.
Supreme Court Upholds Trump Travel Ban, In 5-4 VoteThe 5-4 decision Tuesday is the court's first substantive ruling on a Trump administration policy.
SCOTUS Rules Against Wisconsin Democrats On RedistrictingHowever, the court sidestepped a definitive ruling in both cases. It could decide soon to take up a new case from North Carolina.
SCOTUS Strikes Down Minnesota's Voter Clothing LawMinnesota had defended its law as a reasonable restriction that keeps order at polling places and prevents voter intimidation.
Supreme Court Sides With Baker In Same-Sex Wedding Cake CaseThe U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.
Split SCOTUS Rules In Favor Of Businesses Over WorkersThe Supreme Court ruled that businesses can prohibit workers from banding together in disputes over pay and conditions in the workplace.
Supreme Court Makes Sports Betting A Possibility Across The U.S.Minnesota sports fans may not have go to Las Vegas to place a bet on their favorite teams.
SCOTUS Strikes Down Federal Law On Sports BettingOne research firm estimated before the ruling that if the Supreme Court were to strike down the law, 32 states would likely offer sports betting within five years.