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# minnesota - Sunday 26 July, 2020

From The42 American pair hold joint-lead heading into final day at Minnesota Last Round

American pair hold joint-lead heading into final day at Minnesota

Richy Werenski and Michael Thompson are both two shots clear of South Africa’s Charl Schwartzel.

# minnesota - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

George Floyd’s family sues city of Minneapolis and police officers

Floyd died on May 25 after Derek Chauvin, a white police officer, pressed his knee against his neck for nearly eight minutes.

# minnesota - Saturday 6 June, 2020

Two Buffalo police officers charged with assault on 75-year-old man

State governor Andrew Cuomo said of the incident: “What we saw was horrendous and disgusting, and I believe, illegal.”

# minnesota - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Crowds gather to celebrate and mourn George Floyd at Minneapolis memorial

Civil rights activists and politicians gathered at the memorial for George Floyd, whose death has sparked protests across the US.

# minnesota - Friday 29 May, 2020

Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin charged with murder of George Floyd

The arrest of Derek Chauvin comes after three days of protests.

# minnesota - Thursday 28 May, 2020

Minnesota governor declares state of emergency amid violent protests over George Floyd's death Minneapolis This post contains videos

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.

# minnesota - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

R Kelly charged with prostitution and solicitation involving 17-year-old girl

The charges relate to an alleged incident in 2001.

# minnesota - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

From The42 Tottenham earn victory over Milan thanks to N'Koudou strike Minnesota This post contains videos

Tottenham earn victory over Milan thanks to N'Koudou strike

Gennaro Gattuso’s men created plenty, but the Frenchman struck early in the second half for Spurs.

# minnesota - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Skyscraper-scaling raccoon finally makes it to the top, but its fate remains unknown...

The intrepid animal has spent most of the last 24 hours climbing up and down the outside of the UBS Plaza building in St Paul, Minnesota.

# minnesota - Friday 1 June, 2018

US Catholic Church archdiocese reaches €179 million settlement with 450 abuse victims

Victims welcomed the settlement with relief but stressed that their emotional scars have remained.

# minnesota - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Woman who shot boyfriend dead in YouTube stunt jailed for 6 months

Monalisa Perez believed her boyfriend would be shielded by a thick book as she shot him at close range

# minnesota - Saturday 2 December, 2017

A US plan to reduce domestic violence and murder may be rolled out in Clare

“There are women alive today that would otherwise have died as a result of domestic violence.”

# minnesota - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Two dead and several injured after school explosion in Minneapolis

A gas explosion led to the collapse of the school building.

# minnesota - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

US police officer who shot dead Australian woman was startled by a 'loud sound', investigators say

Justine Damond called Minneapolis police on Saturday at around 11:30pm to report a possible assault occurring near her home.

# minnesota - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Relatives want answers after Australian woman who called 911 killed by US officer

Reports say that Justine Damond had called to report a sexual assault when she was shot.

# minnesota - Monday 26 June, 2017

Philando Castile's family reaches $3m settlement over his death

The 32-year-old was several times by police officer Jeronimo Yanez in Minnesota.

# minnesota - Friday 30 September, 2016

From The42 Clarke insists Danny Willett still has a big role to play, despite opening match omission HAZELTINE

Clarke insists Danny Willett still has a big role to play, despite opening match omission

The Masters champion was at the heart of this week’s controversy.

# minnesota - Sunday 18 September, 2016

IS claims responsibility after man stabs 8 people in shopping mall before being shot dead

An organisation with links to IS said the attacker was “a soldier of the Islamic State”.

# minnesota - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

US man admits abducting and killing 11-year-old boy in 1989

Danny Heinrich donned a mask and confronted Jacob Wetterling and his two friends before abducting him.

# minnesota - Sunday 4 September, 2016

The remains of an 11-year-old boy abducted in 1989 have finally been found Minnesota This post contains videos

The remains of an 11-year-old boy abducted in 1989 have finally been found

Jacob Wetterling was with his brother and friend when taken by a masked gunman.

# minnesota - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Two more people have come forward claiming to be heirs to Prince

Prince died suddenly on April 21 and had no recognised children or will even though his estate may be worth hundreds of millions of dollars.

# minnesota - Sunday 6 March, 2016

A dog 'drove' its owner's truck over a tree and into a car

It appears the Labrador put the idling truck into gear.

# minnesota - Thursday 21 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge It's so cold in this US city that everyone is quite literally freezing their pants off Frozen Pants

# minnesota - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Five Black Lives Matter protesters shot by "three white men"

None suffered life-threatening injuries.

# minnesota - Friday 23 October, 2015

Woman arrested for telling neighbour "your children look delicious"

She says the children were leaving things on her porch.

# minnesota - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Couple sent bill after bailing on friend's wedding at the last minute

“Reimbursement and explanation for no show, card, call or text would be appreciated.”

# minnesota - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work amid angry protest scenes

A group of protesters gathered outside his office.

# minnesota - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge A weatherman found a coat hanger still in his suit jacket live on air Hung Up On You

A weatherman found a coat hanger still in his suit jacket live on air

It could happen to the best of us. Probably.

# minnesota - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge This entire wedding party fell into a lake, and it was all caught on slow-mo video Altared States

# minnesota - Monday 2 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Man arrested for flinging money from 4th floor of shopping centre Season Of Giving

Man arrested for flinging money from 4th floor of shopping centre

The Black Friday shoppers were treated to a snowstorm of cash.

# minnesota - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Irish priest accused of child sex abuse in US

The allegations relate to 81-year-old Father Cornelius Kelleher’s time as a Catholic pastor in Minnesota between 1975 and 1986.

# minnesota - Friday 13 September, 2013

"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.

# minnesota - Sunday 1 September, 2013

Student makes inventive use of a school bus to take a holiday

Why didn’t we think of that?

# minnesota - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Former Nazi commander found living in Minnesota

Michael Karkoc was commander of a Nazi SS led-unit, and now lives in Minnesota, according to a new investigation.

# minnesota - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Scientists control helicopter - using only their minds Brain Power This post contains videos

Scientists control helicopter - using only their minds

Next stop: hoverboards (possibly).

# minnesota - Thursday 2 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Man pretends to be member of Pink Floyd to get free health care Uncomfortably Numb

Man pretends to be member of Pink Floyd to get free health care

He would have got away with it too, if it wasn’t for those pesky… er… cops.

# minnesota - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge PIC: St Patrick's Day delivery to a single Irish pub St Patrick's Day

PIC: St Patrick's Day delivery to a single Irish pub

Guess how many pints these barrels in Minneapolis contain?

# minnesota - Sunday 25 November, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: No look baskets and rookie dunks in the Golden State Ballin' This post contains videos

VIDEO: No look baskets and rookie dunks in the Golden State

The Warriors were making basketball look easy in Oakland last night.

# minnesota - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Two states vote to legalise gay marriage - while two more say Yes to marijuana

Maine and Maryland became the first US states to approve gay marriage by popular vote.

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