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U.S. Attorney Sessions brushes off Trump criticism
Willmar focus of New York theater company that wants to tell town's story
Video of foster children surprised with adoption news at Disney goes viral
House bill aims to make permitting process easier for oil pipelines that cross borders
Why do we still care so much about O.J. Simpson?
Minnesota United, Houston play to scoreless draw
Johnson, Spieth favorites as British Open begins
Twins' Kennys Vargas still struggling to find foothold in majors
With addition of Jamal Crawford, new-look Timberwolves full of firepower
Fowles, Moore propel Lynx to lopsided win over Wings
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
Amid rumors, Britney Spears will 'not' perform at Super Bowl in Minneapolis, Pepsi executive says
Xbox One will soon support four more classic Halo titles
'Dead in Deadwood' murder mystery in Svea
Rockin' Robbins concert series kicks off at Robbins Island
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
Kandiyohi County's Relay For Life is Friday
Rew: A positive attitude is key to cancer fight
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Stanley D. VanDenBerge
Donald G. Meulebroeck
Henry H. Mackedanz
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Parenting Perspectives: A moment of Zen amid our Summer of Yeehaw
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
July 13, 2017
Somali-American family sues federal leaders after 'abusive' detention at Canada border
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A Minneapolis-area family is suing multiple high-ranking U.S. officials for civil rights violations after what they...
July 13, 2017 - 2:27pm
June 21, 2017
Michael Brown's parents settle wrongful death lawsuit against Ferguson
The parents of Michael Brown, the unarmed black teen fatally shot by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer, settled a wrongful-death lawsuit with the...
June 21, 2017 - 8:23am
February 9, 2017
Samuelson, longtime head of Minnesota ACLU, steps down
ST. PAUL — The U.S. Constitution is rarely far from Charles Samuelson's heart. The executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union...
February 9, 2017 - 8:13pm
January 31, 2017
Letter: Join us in peaceful protest
Enough is enough. As a community, now is the time to come together and decide how we will stand up to discriminatory policies against Muslims...
January 31, 2017 - 10:17pm
November 1, 2016
Federal panel begins Minnesota police civil rights study
ST. PAUL — A federal study of relations between Minnesota police and their communities has expanded from Hennepin County to statewide....
November 1, 2016 - 6:56am
September 26, 2016
Supreme Court has reasons to duck transgender rights fight
September 26, 2016 - 10:32am
December 30, 2015
Chicago mayor announces police reforms after fatal shooting
(Reuters) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, facing calls for his resignation after a series of fatal police shootings, announced major changes Wednesday in how city police respond to crises situations. Emanuel and Interim Police Superintendent John Escalante said the city would try to...
December 30, 2015 - 3:19pm
March 1, 2015
Chicago protesters demand probe of what they call police ‘black site’
CHICAGO — About 200 protesters gathered outside a police facility in Chicago on Saturday, demanding an investigation into a media report denied by police that the site functions as an off-the-books interrogation compound.
March 1, 2015 - 11:34pm
January 18, 2015
From Selma to North Dakota: Martin Luther King day stirs up memories
FARGO — It’s not something that Jim Kloster talks a lot about. Then again, the retired Lutheran minister from rural Clearbrook, Minn., isn’t...
January 18, 2015 - 10:13pm
April 15, 2014
Minnesota Opinion: Moving in a civil rights direction in America
RED WING — The Civil Rights Act of 1964 proved that determined everyday citizens can change the nation.
April 15, 2014 - 6:00am
September 16, 2013
Alabama marks anniversary of racial bombing that sparked change
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (Reuters) - Fifty years after a bomb ripped through a church basement, killing four girls and shocking a racially divided nation, the city of Birmingham, Alabama, on Sunday commemorated the tragedy that marked a shift in the country's battle over civil rights.
September 16, 2013 - 7:27am
July 27, 2013
Former Rep. Lindy Boggs of Louisiana dies at 97
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Rep. Lindy Boggs, a plantation-born Louisianan who used her soft-spoken grace to fight for civil rights during nearly...
July 27, 2013 - 10:43am
June 25, 2013
High court voids key part of Voting Rights Act
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a key provision of the landmark Voting Rights Act cannot be enforced unless Congress comes up with a new way of determining which states and localities require federal monitoring of elections.
June 25, 2013 - 9:31am