A Hennepin County Grand Jury has indicted 20-year-old Robbinsdale man on first degree murder charges in the shooting death of a cab driver in north Minneapolis this spring. Samuel Johosephat Taylor, 20, is accused of shooting and killing William Harper, 56, of Roseville during the commision of an aggravated robbery.
APM Reports, maker of 'In the Dark' podcast, nixed by Minnesota Public Radio
MPR said "select programming elements" of APM Reports will be incorporated into MPR News.
The latest on holiday weekend severe weather chances for MN
The most significant severe threats are Sunday night and again on Monday.
Charges: Driver was drunk, high in head-on crash that killed 19-year-old woman
The young woman killed in the crash was a college student studying zoology.
What's open and closed in Minnesota on Memorial Day 2022
A guide to Memorial Day weekend 2022.
Truck crashes into Napa Auto Parts store after driver's medical issue
No employees were struck by the pickup.
Motorcyclist killed in Ham Lake after passing in the turn lane
The motorcyclist was hit by a car turning onto the road.
Minnesota gets cut of Ford settlement over misleading ads
The $19.2 million settlement centers on Ford's C-Max hybrid and Super Duty pickup truck.
White House names MN as location for federal test-to-treat COVID sites
Minnesota is one of only five states that will host the pilot project.
Minnesota Aurora's first ever game ends with draw before sellout crowd
More than 5,200 came out to see the game.
The Raptor Center says downward trend holding for avian influenza
A "baby shower" fundraising campaign hopes to help return young raptors to the wild.
Minneapolis cab drivers fearful after fatal shooting
The fatal shooting of a Minneapolis cabby has other drivers on high alert. One cab driver plans to ignore fares in north Minneapolis.
Duluth cab company owner finds $1,000 in rare coins in back seat
The Lake County New Chronicle reports Custom Cab owner Dan O’Hearon was cleaning out a vehicle when he found more than $1,000 worth of rare gold coins underneath the back seat. O’Hearon is hoping to find their rightful owner.
Driver charged in fatal downtown hit-and-run
Charges have been filed in the deadly hit and run crash that killed an Augsburg College student early Saturday morning. According to a complaint, 27-year-old Teisha Randle of St. Paul was the driver of car traveling 90 miles an hour in downtown Minneapolis before allegedly hitting 20-year-old Austin R. Conley in a crosswalk near the corner of 3rd Street and 1st Avenue.
Minneapolis committee approves cell phone ban for taxi drivers
However, the Star Tribune reports it remains unclear whether the bill bans cell phone use only when passengers are in the cab, or at all times. Taxi companies say if it's at all times, they strongly oppose the rule.
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