After being outside the top 10 last year, Minneapolis and St. Paul both crack NerdWallet's 2014 list of America's most LGBT-friendly cities.Asked to explain why Minnesota's two largest cities rose up the ranks, study author Sreekar Jasthi tells us it had to do, in part, with a marriage equality law ... More >>
Seven young adults are charged with crimes in connection with a drunken brawl at a Duluth-area gravel pit on May 26, but none have been charged with an anti-gay hate crime.Max Pelofske, a 21-year-old gay Duluth man, alleged he was brutally beaten at a graduation party in an abandoned gravel pit by a ... More >>
WTMJ MilwaukeePaul Captain faces a hate crime charge for his e-mails.Paul Captain has been charged with a hate crime for threatening, racist e-mails he sent to Wisconsin State Fair spokeswoman Patrice Harris. Captain saw Harris, who is black, speaking on television about the violent, racial ... More >>
Photo: dmax3270Another day, another act of bigotry in St. Cloud?The Minnesota Council on American Islamic Relations is calling yesterdays vandalism at a Somali-owned market in St. Cloud a hate crime, and it has asked the FBI to look into the matter. "Law enforcement officials must send a str ... More >>
Words are exchanged outside the U Otter Spot Inn and a "dog pile" fight ensues.
Bachmann lists pedophiles and gays in her examples of who would now be protected under hate crime laws while grandmas and veterans wouldn't have their lives valued by U.S. law.
Everyone applauded when the attorney general took a neo-Nazi letter writer to court. But is he pushing the constitutional envelope?
Minnesota's gubernatorial candidates explain their positions
In the wake of a Wyoming man's murder, the Twin Cities and the nation respond
A jury finds that a gay man's killer may have taken "reasonable" action
Scott Paulson was sick of his stepson's complaints about a white posse beating up his black friends. Then the phalanx of trucks pulled up on his lawn.
Advertising execs say Vance and Dwight Opperman's purchase of a share of Channel 4000 suggests that publishers are still struggling to make money on the Net.