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DPS John Harrington

DPS Commissioner: No credible threats to state Capitol, but ready if something arises

Local and state law enforcement officials have a plan in case a threat arises.

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2 events approved for Minnesota State Capitol this weekend

Local, state and federal law enforcement say they're prepared after learning of credible threats of violence in Minnesota and elsewhere on Sunday.

State Capitol.

Report: FBI memo warns of possible 'boogaloo' violence in Minnesota on Jan. 17

It comes as federal authorities prepare for potentially more violence following the assault on the U.S. Capitol.

State Capitol.

DPS prepared for protests, potential violence ahead of Inauguration Day

Commissioner John Harrington says there "are few known active threats" to the Minnesota State Capitol.

Dr. Suzanne Rivera

Macalester president repeats offer to cover bail, fines for arrested student protesters

Activists held a press conference Thursday demanding an apology from Gov. Tim Walz and that all charges against protesters be dropped

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14 arrested in Minneapolis protests on Election Night

The group is accused of throwing fireworks at police.

Gov. Tim Walz and Mayor Jacob Frey

Gov. Walz activates National Guard following judge's decision in George Floyd case

A judge dropped the lesser charge against former officer Derek Chauvin, but upheld all the other charges against the four men.

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Trucker who drove toward protesters on I-35W bridge charged with felony

The 35-year-old from Otsego is also facing a gross misdemeanor charge.

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Facing hefty fines, organizers cancel women's march on MN capitol

The move was due to the state's COVID-19 restrictions.

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51 arrested in Minneapolis protests after Chauvin is released from prison

The former officer charged in George Floyd's death posted bond Wednesday and was released, prompting the largely peaceful protests in Minneapolis.

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Large crowd in St. Paul protests grand jury decision in Breonna Taylor case

One out of three officers involved was indicted, but only for causing damage to a neighboring property, not Taylor's death.

Riot damage at Brit's Pub

16 people charged in connection with downtown Minneapolis unrest

More than 130 were arrested over last week's rioting.

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More than 130 arrested during civil unrest in downtown Minneapolis

Calls for peace have followed the night of damage and violence.

Mall of America

Charter school destroyed in civil unrest to open at Mall of America

The school space will allow MTCS to "continue rethinking education."

Jacob Blake

3 months since George Floyd's death, anger over Kenosha police shooting

An organized call for justice for Jacob Blake will be held in Minneapolis Monday evening.

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Amnesty Int'l identifies human rights violations by police during MN protests

The human rights organization says it identified 125 violations in protests across the U.S.

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Thousands take part in Minneapolis 4th of July demonstrations

They included a march to St. Anthony Main and a "Roll 4 Justice."

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MN bail fund nonprofit receives online threats over protest donations

The Minnesota Freedom Fund was a popular choice for donors after George Floyd's death.

George Floyd

Some aren't happy Californian musician was performing at George Floyd memorial

The musician leads the worship at California-based Bethel Church.

Blair Anderson, St. Cloud police

'This place could've burned': Police chief furious over social media rumors

False information led to some residents thinking police had shot and killed a teenager.

Terrance Floyd, George Floyd's brother

Protests for George Floyd continue across Twin Cities

Thousands have been attending demonstrations.

President Donald Trump

Trump says 'it's a great day for' George Floyd in jobs numbers speech

"Hopefully George is looking down right now and saying this is a great thing that’s happening for our country," the president said.