National News

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

May 28, 2020

Protests rocked Minneapolis for the second straight night Wednesday after a man's death in police custody

Minnesota man regrets questioning black tenants in building

May 28, 2020

A Minnesota venture capitalist says it was a mistake to question a group of black businessmen about being tenants in a building after the incident went viral on social media, and he lost his office lease

Officer, woman shot and killed in Grand Forks incident

May 28, 2020

A Grand Forks police officer died and a woman was shot dead as law officers attempted to serve eviction papers on a man in the North Dakota city

Red Cross says 208 COVID-related attacks on health workers

May 28, 2020

The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross says it has recorded 208 COVID-19-related attacks against health workers and installations in 13 countries since March

Protesters stop LA freeway traffic, smash patrol car windows

May 27, 2020

Hundreds of people protesting the death of a black man in police custody in Minneapolis blocked a Los Angeles freeway, damaging California Highway Patrol cars and possibly injuring a demonstrator

College student wanted in 2 Connecticut slayings is captured

May 27, 2020

Connecticut State Police say a college student wanted for two slayings in Connecticut has been captured in Maryland

Mayor: Officer who put knee on man's neck should be charged

May 27, 2020

The mayor of Minneapolis says criminal charges should be filed against the white police officer seen on video kneeling against the neck of a handcuffed black man who died in police custody

A fugitive University of Connecticut student wanted in 2 slayings has been captured after a multi-state search

May 27, 2020

A fugitive University of Connecticut student wanted in 2 slayings has been captured after a multi-state search

FBI: Florida man scouted terror targets and attack weapons

May 27, 2020

A Florida man is charged with providing material support to the Islamic State extremist group, including attempting to buy multiple weapons and scouting potential targets for an attack in the Tampa Bay area

False news swirls around Minneapolis officer in fatal arrest

May 27, 2020

A Minneapolis police officer videotaped holding a black man to the ground with his knee during an arrest became the target of social media posts that attempted to tie him to political agendas and racist ideologies

Tropical Storm Bertha forms, hits South Carolina coast

May 27, 2020

Tropical Storm Bertha surprised the South Carolina coast, forming and making landfall within two hours, bringing a poor beach day of rain and gusty winds, but no major problems

Texas woman arrested for confronting couple with hammer

May 27, 2020

A Texas woman accused of using a hammer to threaten a vacationing couple who she mistakenly referred to as Mexican during a profanity-laced tirade in southwest Houston has been arrested

Victim in police encounter had started new life in Minnesota

May 27, 2020

A black man who died after a Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck for several minutes was a former Texas high school football star who was carving out a living in his adopted state

Governor orders probe of failed dams that caused flooding

May 27, 2020

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has demanded an investigation to determine what caused two dams in central Michigan to fail last week, leading to devastating floods in several communities and forcing about 11,000 people to evacuate their homes

Police: Soldier saved lives by stopping shooter on bridge

May 27, 2020

A Fort Leavenworth soldier is being credited with saving lives after he stopped a person who was randomly shooting on a bridge that connects Kansas and Missouri