The defense rested on Thursday after calling seven witnesses this week. Derek Chauvin said he was invoking his Fifth amendment right not to testify, Esme Murphy reports (2:45) WCCO 4 News At 5 - April 15, 2021

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Derek Chauvin Trial: Testimony Ends, Closing Arguments Set For MondayThe defense rested on Thursday after calling seven witnesses this week. Derek Chauvin said he was invoking his Fifth amendment right not to testify, Esme Murphy reports (2:45) WCCO 4 News At 5 - April 15, 2021
Key Takeaways From Derek Chauvin Trial, April 13For the first time, Shawanda Hill took the stand. She was in the SUV with George Floyd the day he died (1:19) WCCO 4 News At 5 - April 13, 2021
Derek Chauvin Trial, April 13: Defense Calls Witnesses, Including Use-Of-Force ExpertSix people testified in the Derek Chauvin trial on Tuesday, including use-of-force expert Barry Brodd, who said Chauvin was justified in using the force he did against George Floyd (2:45) WCCO 4 News At 5 - April 13, 2021
Despite Rising COVID Cases, No Plans To Implement RestrictionsMinnesota is in the top 10 for states with the highest rate of new cases and a rise in hospitalizations, Caroline Cummings reports (1:47). WCCO 4 News At 6 - April 7, 2021
Keeping A Fence Around The State Capitol Costs More Than $200,000Maintaining a fence protecting the state capitol building since protests following George Floyd’s death last summer cost taxpayers more than $200,000, Caroline Cummings reports (2:07). WCCO 4 News At 6 - April 6, 2021
Derek Chauvin Trial: George Floyd’s Girlfriend Courteney Ross TestifiesCourteney Ross told jurors about the day she met Floyd and how he approached her while she was crying and offered to pray with her (1:06) WCCO 4 News At Noon - April 1, 2021
'A Terrible Decision': Mixed Reaction To WI Supreme Court Decision Striking Down Mask MandateThe Wisconsin Supreme Court struck down Gov. Tony Evers' statewide mask mandate, Caroline Cummings reports (2:06). WCCO 4 News At 6 - March 31, 2021
Gov. Tim Walz. Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty Get COVID Vaccine In Bipartisan Show Of ForceTheir joint effort comes on the day anyone 16 or older in Minnesota is eligible for the vaccine, Caroline Cummings reports (1:44). WCCO 4 News At 6 - March 30, 2021
Derek Chauvin Trial: Key Testimony From Those Who Witnessed George Floyd’s Final MomentsEsme Murphy reports, Darnella Frazier, the young woman who recorded the viral video of the deadly arrest, was among those who took the stand on Tuesday (2:56) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 30, 2021
Rep. Ilhan Omar Speaks On Southern Border ExperienceAmong the members of Congress visiting the border, Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (5:43). WCCO Sunday Morning - March 28, 2021
More Lawmakers Visit BorderThe issue of immigration is heating up as lawmakers head to the southern border to see facilities where unaccompanied migrant children are being held, Michael George reports (1:42). WCCO Sunday Morning - March 28, 2021
Minnesota Unemployment Rate Falls To 4.3%Minneosta’s monthly unemployment rate has dropped, but as Caroline Cummings reports, there is still a lot of lost ground to make up on the road to economic recovery (2:06) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 25, 2021
Call To Boost Minnesota Hate Crime Laws Renewed Amid Surge In AAPI AttacksBills in the Minnesota House and Senate would plug what a coalition of community advocates say are loopholes in state law, Caroline Cummings reports (2:07). WCCO 4 News At 6 - March 23, 2021
Chauvin Trial: 13th Juror Seated, Jury Selection To Continue MondayAt the end of the second week of Derek Chauvin’s trial, Judge Cahill ruled to keep the trial in Minneapolis and not delay it, Jennifer Mayerle reports (3:19) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 19, 2021
Judge Rules To Keep Chauvin Trial In MinneapolisThree main issues were on hand Friday morning. The judge ruled to keep the trial in Minneapolis and said he won’t delay it. He will allow a limited portion of a May 2019 encounter between George Floyd and Minneapolis police in as evidence, Jennifer Mayerle reports (2:41) WCCO 4 News At Noon - March 19, 2021
State Lawmakers Seek To Alleviate High Natural Gas BillsThe February cold snap is poised to cost Minnesota customers hundreds of dollars more in energy bills, Caroline Cummings reports (1:55). WCCO 4 News At 6 - March 18, 2021
12 Jurors Seated In Chauvin Trial, Two Alternates Still Needed12 jurors have now been seated for Derek Chauvin’s trial. The day ended with Judge Peter Cahill expressing frustration that people keep talking about the city’s record $27 million settlement with George Floyd’s family, Jennifer Mayerle reports (3:14) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 18, 2021
Seventh Juror Selected In Chauvin TrialJury selection resumed on Friday morning, Jennifer Mayerle reports. One juror was seated (2:28) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 12, 2021
3rd-Degree Murder Charge Reinstated Against ChauvinThe prosecution fought hard to get the third-degree murder charge reinstated, because it is widely seen as being easier to prove than the second-degree murder charge Derek Chauvin faces, Esme Murphy reports (2:27) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 11, 2021
Judge Reinstates 3rd-Degree Murder Charge Against Derek Chauvin, Sixth Juror SelectedJudge Peter Cahill says Derek Chauvin will face an additional charge in the death of George Floyd. Jurors will now decide on 3rd-degree murder, 2nd-degree murder and manslaughter, Esme Murphy reports (2:57) WCCO 4 News At Noon - March 11, 2021
Five Jurors Seated In Chauvin TrialOn the second day of jury selection, the fourth and fifth juror have been seated in the Derek Chauvin trial, Esme Murphy reports (2:06) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 10, 2021
Judge To Review Reinstating 3rd Degree Murder Charge Against ChauvinWith a ruling from the Minnesota Supreme Court, Judge Cahill will review reinstating the 3rd degree murder charge against Derek Chauvin (00:43) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 10, 2021
Three Jurors Chosen For Derek Chauvin TrialThree jurors were chosen on the second day of Derek Chauvin's trial, but 11 more are still needed, Esme Murphy reports (3:08) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 9, 2021
Interview: Sen. Tina Smith On What Biden's COVID Relief Bill Means For MinnesotansSen. Tina Smith talks to Esme Murphy about the bill's passage (5:57). WCCO Sunday Morning - March 7, 2021

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