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  1. Miss Navajo Nation contest is parting ways with fry breadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this undated photo Miss Navajo Pageant hopeful Lailauni Moore prepares fry bread after the sheep butchering competition at the Navajo Nation Fairgrounds in Window Rock, Ariz. The Miss Navajo Nation pageant is parting ways with fry bread, the fluffy, golden brown delicacy that's become a symbol of Native American culture but is rooted in oppression.

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  2. Arrested Vikings fan cleared, alleges excessive forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A football fan arrested during a Minnesota Vikings game in December said he is focusing on his excessive-force lawsuit against police after being acquitted this week of criminal charges. Anastacio Lopez, a lifelong Vikings fan who lives in Texas, was charged after allegedly trying to grab an officer's stun gun while being escorted from the stadium during the Dec. 1 game against the Dallas Cowboys.

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  3. The Latest: Classes delayed in school explosion, collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Administrators at a private Minneapolis school where an explosion and partial building collapse killed two people say the start of classes for some students will be delayed about two weeks. In a memo to parents, Minnehaha Academy President Donna Harris says the start date for the damaged Upper School will be postponed from Aug. 23 to Sept.

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  4. Man still in critical condition after Minnesota school blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Workers may have been moving a gas meter when an explosion tore through a Minneapolis school building this week, killing two people and injuring at least nine others, according to federal investigators. A team from the National Transportation Safety Board arrived in Minneapolis Thursday to begin the painstaking task of determining what caused Wednesday's natural gas explosion at Minnehaha Academy.

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  5. NTSB investigating blast that killed 2 at Minneapolis schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board arrived at a Minneapolis school on Thursday to begin the painstaking task of determining what caused an apparent natural gas explosion that killed two people and injured at least nine others, including one critically. The explosion at Minnehaha Academy caused part of a school building to collapse Wednesday.

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  6. The Latest: Vigil held at campus where building collapsedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Hundreds of people packed a campus chapel to pray and comfort each other at the Minneapolis school where two people were killed and more than a-half dozen others were hurt in an explosion and partial building collapse. Minnehaha Academy President Donna Harris, who was injured in Wednesday's explosion and collapse, encouraged those gathered at the campus of the Christian school Wednesday night to trust God and they will get through the ordeal.

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  7. The Latest: Contract workers injured in school collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A contractor that was issued a permit for gas piping and meter work at a Minneapolis school where an explosion and partial collapse killed two people and injured at least seven others says its employees were among the injured. A statement early Thursday from Master Mechanical Inc. says the company is grateful to first responders and bystanders who came to the aid of the injured, including its employees.

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  8. Cleanup begins after 2 killed in blast at Minnesota schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A second body was found in the rubble of a partially collapsed school building in Minneapolis after an explosion killed a school employee and injured several others, fire officials said. City Fire Chief John Fruetel said the body was recovered around 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Minnehaha Academy.

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  9. The Latest: 3 unaccounted for after building collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Minneapolis Fire Department initially tweeted that one fatality was reported in Wednesday's collapse at Minnehaha Academy . But fire officials haven't been able to confirm that report, and Assistant Fire Chief Bryan Tyner says they are backing off that statement.

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  10. The Latest: Minneapolis police shooting witness emergesRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Latest on the resignation of Minneapolis' police chief amid the investigation into the fatal shooting of an Australian woman by an officer : State investigators say they've interviewed a witness who was near the alley where a Minneapolis police officer shot and killed an unarmed Australian woman last weekend. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said in a news release Friday that the person was bicycling nearby just before the shooting and stopped and watched officers perform CPR Justine Damond late on July 15. The Star Tribune reports that an unnamed source with direct knowledge of the investigation said the witness filmed part of the encounter.

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  11. Minneapolis chief resigns after shooting of Australian womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau says she is "willing to step aside to let a fresh set of leadership eyes" be in charge of the department, which has been criticized in the wake of last weekend's fatal police shooting of an unarmed Australian woman who had called 911. Harteau's resignation Friday came at the request of Mayor Betsy Hodges , who said she lost confidence in the chief's "ability to lead us further."

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  12. The Latest: Australian woman's family hires Castile attorneyRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Latest on the fatal police shooting of an unarmed woman who called 911 to report a sexual assault in Minneapolis : The family of an Australian woman fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer has hired the attorney who represented the family of black motorist Philando Castile, who was also gunned down by an area officer. Minneapolis attorney Bob Bennett told The Associated Press in an email Thursday that he is representing Justine Damond 's family.

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  13. Minneapolis officer doesn't have to talk to state agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot a woman who had called 911 to report a possible rape still hasn't spoken with investigators and doesn't have to, but he will be compelled to give a statement to his department as part of an internal investigation. Officer Mohamed Noor hasn't provided his explanation for what happened Saturday when he fired a shot from the passenger seat of a squad car, past his partner in the driver's seat and killed Justine Damond , 40, who was standing outside the vehicle.

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  14. US restoring asset seizures - with safeguardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions addresses the summer meeting of the nation's district attorneys from around the country at the Hilton in Minneapolis, Minn., Monday, July, 17 2017. Sessions said the Justice Department will soon make it easier for local law enforcement to seize cash and property from crime suspects and reap the proceeds. 7 comments

  15. Officer: Partner fired fatal shot moments after loud soundRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The partner of a Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman who had called 911 told investigators he was startled by a loud sound near their squad car seconds before his partner fired his weapon. Officer Matthew Harrity 's account, as given by state investigators, is the first to emerge of the moments leading up to the death of Justine Damond , a 40-year-old meditation teacher and life coach who was due to be married in August.

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  16. Officer who shot Australian woman felt called to police workRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 2016 image provided by the City of Minneapolis, police officer Mohamed Noor poses for a photo at a community event welcoming him to the Minneapolis police force. Noor, a Somali-American, has been identified by his attorney as the officer who fatally shot Justine Damond, of Australia, late Saturday, July 15, 2017, after she called 911 to report what she believed to be an active sexual assault.

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  17. The Latest: Minneapolis officer felt called to police workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman in an alley is a young Somali-American who felt called to work in law enforcement after getting a college degree in business. Thirty-two-year-old Mohamed Noor joined the police force two years ago.

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  18. Questions remain surrounding fatal Minnesota police shootingRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    An Australian woman who called 911 to report what she believed to be an active sexual assault was shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer in a case that has left many relatives and neighbors searching for answers. Authorities have released no details about what led to the shooting of Justine Damond , a meditation teacher and bride-to-be who was killed late Saturday by an officer who reportedly fired his weapon from the passenger seat of a squad car.

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  19. Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The mother of Philando Castile , a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last year, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement in his death, according to an announcement Monday by her attorneys and the Minneapolis suburb that employed the officer. The settlement to be paid to Valerie Castile will avoid a federal wrongful death lawsuit stemming from Philando Castile's death.

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  20. Canceled wedding reception turns into party for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A canceled wedding with a nonrefundable reception became a celebration for families and volunteers for a Ronald McDonald House in Minneapolis. Jenna Yorkovich called off the wedding seven weeks before the big day, but the money paid for the venue and food at Nicollet Island Pavilion could not be returned.

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