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Officer who shot Australian woman felt called to police work

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman in an alley shortly after she called 911 to report a possible crime is a young Somali-American and father who felt called to work in [Read entire story]

Minnesota city settles suit over slaying of black motorist

MINNEAPOLIS — The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer in July, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city that employed the officer, avoiding a wrongful death [Read entire story]

Girlfriend: Fear led her to record after officer shot motorist

The girlfriend of a black motorist fatally shot by a police officer during a traffic stop in Minnesota testified Tuesday that she began live-streaming the event because she feared for her own life. Diamond Reynolds [Read entire story]

Ministers mixed on Trump order lifting limits political activity

MINNEAPOLIS — President Trump’s order to ease limits on political activity by religious organizations is being met with both enthusiasm and dread from religious leaders, with some rejoicing in the freedom to preach [Read entire story]