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# Minneapolis

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National Guard deployed to Minneapolis following third night of protests over black man's death
Demonstrations have been sparked by those angered at a video showing 46-year-old George Floyd’s arrest.
Minnesota governor declares state of emergency amid violent protests over George Floyd's death
Floyd’s death is seen as the latest example of police brutality against African Americans in the US.
'They murdered my brother': Protests held in Minneapolis over black man's killing by police officer
The case is seen as the latest example of police brutality against African Americans.
Four Minneapolis police officers fired after death of black man shown pinned down in video
A video showed George Floyd pleading that he could not breathe as a white officer knelt on his neck.
R Kelly charged with prostitution and solicitation involving 17-year-old girl
The charges relate to an alleged incident in 2001.
US policeman who fatally shot woman who attempted to report possible rape found guilty of murder
The 40-year-old victim was shot after calling emergency services twice.
Two dead and several injured after school explosion in Minneapolis
A gas explosion led to the collapse of the school building.
Minneapolis police chief resigns in toxic fallout from shooting dead of unarmed Australian woman
Australian Justine Damond was shot dead last Saturday in her pyjamas by an officer who had responded to her distress call.
Officer who shot man in incident streamed on Facebook charged with manslaughter
Officer Jeronimo Yanez was also charged with two felony counts of intentional discharge of a dangerous weapon.
Prince has been cremated and laid to rest in a secret location
The music icon was celebrated in a private location yesterday.
America goes purple to pay tribute to the life of Prince
Prince, one of the greatest talents the musical world has seen, died yesterday at his home in Minneapolis aged just 57
It's so cold in this US city that everyone is quite literally freezing their pants off
The trend was started back in 2013.
It's so cold in this US city that everyone is quite literally freezing their pants off
Aw, you guys.
Five Black Lives Matter protesters shot by "three white men"
None suffered life-threatening injuries.
Protests after US police allegedly shoot man in handcuffs
The incident happened at around 1am on Sunday morning.
This mayor says she wasn’t throwing gang signs with a convicted felon
The police said the mayor ‘should have known better’.
Toddler survives 'huge fall' from 11th floor into 'small patch of mulch'
Musa Dayib suffered a broken spine and ribs, as well as a punctured lung and concussion.
'This is a market people seriously need to look at' - US rugby combine a success
The NFRL hosted its inaugural rugby combine event in Minneapolis two weekends ago, with a number of former NFL players attending.
"I won't go to strip clubs any more" - Minneapolis mayoral candidate's pledge
An underwear-clad candidate in the race to become mayor of Minneapolis emerges from a lake to tell his electorate to “wake the f**k up” in a bizarre new ad.
PIC: St Patrick's Day delivery to a single Irish pub
Guess how many pints these barrels in Minneapolis contain?
Bruton kicks off five-day trade mission to US
Richard Bruton will visit Boston, Raleigh, Atlanta, Minneapolis and Chicago on a five-day mission organised by IDA Ireland.
Want more bikers? Build more bike lanes like these ones
Cycle lane encourage more cycling – look at Irish bike lanes in comparison to our international counterparts.
How long could YOU stay in the world's quietest room?
The lack of sound, which has been described as “disturbing” by those who have entered the room, can even result in visitors beginning to hallucinate.
This is what a stadium roof collapse looks like…
Heavy snow brings the roof in on one of the NFL’s stadiums.
Couple 'considering abortion' create online poll
A couple in the US say that they are putting the fate of their unborn child to the public vote.