"Somebody please help me, please," said the father of the nine-year-old boy who sneaked a plane to Las Vegas last week and made national headlines. SEE ALSO: Boy bypasses Minneapolis Airport Security, boards plane to Las VegasShielded by a black hoodie and a baseball cap, the father tearfully explai ... More >>
-- Updates at bottom of post -- Around 3 a.m. this morning, two people were killed and a third was wounded in a shooting that took place at a north Minneapolis "after hours club," to use the words of MPD Sergeant Stephen McCarthy.SEE ALSO: Ashanti Watson and boyfriend allegedly shot at while walking ... More >>
Fifteen-year-old Gary Parker was the 26th of Minneapolis's 49 homicides last year—and one of the 54 percent of black male victims whose killings went unsolved.
Overwhelmed activists, embattled police, and perplexed politicians brace for a long, hot summer in South Minneapolis
V.J. Smith traded his gun for a Bible a decade ago. Now he runs the night watch on Central's troubled streets. The payoff? Amazing grace and a good night's sleep.