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Protester with 'pig-headed cop': Violence brings about change

Protester with 'pig-headed cop': Violence brings about change

Fox talked to protester livid with last week's police shooting of a black man in Minnesota who wants changes to 'institution of policing.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2021 12:20
Officer who killed 20-year old Daunte Wright resigns: "best interest of the community"

Officer who killed 20-year old Daunte Wright resigns: "best interest of the community"

Authorities identified Officer Kim Potter, a 26-year veteran, as the officer who fatally shot Wright. Details still being investigated.Akiva Spiegelman, 14/04/2021 00:46
Minnesota business owner willing to go to jail over massive Trump flag

Minnesota business owner willing to go to jail over massive Trump flag

“It looks small because it’s 150 feet in the air,” says construction company owner who is willing to face consequences to keep flag flying.Dan Verbin, 11/04/2021 18:14
No, you cannot "always undo" a stupid thing

No, you cannot "always undo" a stupid thing

Jewish liberals who voted for Ilhan Omar think they can vote her out if she is overtly antisemitic. They can't. Op-ed.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 14/08/2020 04:00
Minnesota Republican group posts meme comparing mask requirement to yellow Star of David

Minnesota Republican group posts meme comparing mask requirement to yellow Star of David

Wabasha County Republican Party's Facebook account posts meme comparing mask requirements to yellow Star of David, claims account was hackedMarcy Oster, JTA, 29/07/2020 07:35
Whistleblower State Senator/Physician investigated for 'misinformation', 'reckless advice'

Whistleblower State Senator/Physician investigated for 'misinformation', 'reckless advice'

'Is it okay for physicians to certify on death certificate that someone died of COVID-19 even if there was never a positive test obtained?'Mordechai Sones, 06/07/2020 10:22
Biden staff donate to group that bails out Minneapolis rioters

Biden staff donate to group that bails out Minneapolis rioters

At least 13 Biden campaign staff members donate to 'Minnesota Freedom Fund'.Mordechai Sones, 02/06/2020 17:21
Black man dies after Minneapolis policeman pins him to ground

Black man dies after Minneapolis policeman pins him to ground

Two Minneapolis police officers on paid administrative leave pending investigation into disturbing video.Mordechai Sones, 26/05/2020 19:36
Minnesota high school students mock Jews being sent to Auschwitz in TikTok video

Minnesota high school students mock Jews being sent to Auschwitz in TikTok video

Two high school students from Minnesota release TikTok video mocking Jews sent to Auschwitz.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/04/2020 07:09
Man sentenced to jail for setting Minnesota synagogue on fire

Man sentenced to jail for setting Minnesota synagogue on fire

36-year-old sentenced to three months in jail and 192 hours of community service for starting fire that destroyed 117-year old synagogue.Ben Ariel, 27/10/2019 06:24
Homeless man pleads guilty to burning down Minnesota synagogue

Homeless man pleads guilty to burning down Minnesota synagogue

Prosecutors signal they will seek probation for man who burned down 120-year-old synagogue.Sam Sokol/JTA, 25/09/2019 21:53
'Negligent fires' charges against man who torched synagogue

'Negligent fires' charges against man who torched synagogue

Homeless man who started fire which destroyed century-old Minnesota synagogue charged with 'negligent fires'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 17/09/2019 15:03
Minnesota synagogue fire doesn't appear to be a hate crime

Minnesota synagogue fire doesn't appear to be a hate crime

Police in Duluth, Minnesota, say fire at historic Adas Israel Congregation doesn't appear to be a hate crime but investigation ongoing.Elad Benari, 16/09/2019 03:00
Suspect charged with burning down Minnesota synagogue

Suspect charged with burning down Minnesota synagogue

36-year-old man charged with first-degree arson for burning down century-old synagogue in Duluth, Minnesota.Marcy Oster, JTA, 15/09/2019 21:24
Suspect arrested in fire in Minnesota synagogue

Suspect arrested in fire in Minnesota synagogue

Police arrest 36-year-old in connection with fire that destroyed 119-year-old synagogue in Duluth, Minnesota.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2019 05:58
New evidence recovered in Minnesota synagogue fire

New evidence recovered in Minnesota synagogue fire

Authorities in Minnesota say they have recovered “new evidence” in fire that destroyed historic synagogue.Ben Ariel, 11/09/2019 06:40
Minnesota synagogue burns down

Minnesota synagogue burns down

Synagogue in Duluth, Minnesota mostly destroyed after going up in flames.Ben Sales/JTA, 09/09/2019 18:53
Anti-Semitic graffiti painted on door of Minneapolis school

Anti-Semitic graffiti painted on door of Minneapolis school

'Kikes must die!' and a swastika scrawled on door of Minneapolis school, 17th anti-Semitic incident reported in the city in 2019.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/08/2019 19:37
Minnesota gay bar owner's anti-Semitic rants spark protest

Minnesota gay bar owner's anti-Semitic rants spark protest

'Jews cause of world's problems, Hitler should have finished them all,' says Minneapolis gay bar's owner, leading to protest against bar.David Rosenberg, 06/06/2019 21:39
The Omar Stain: Mom, baseball, and anti-Semitism

The Omar Stain: Mom, baseball, and anti-Semitism

Every time she opens her mouth, Ilhan Omar leaves the entire country with a taste of bad breath. Jack Engelhard, 05/03/2019 23:57
Minnesota senator blasts Otzma Yehudit - Jewish Home alliance

Minnesota senator blasts Otzma Yehudit - Jewish Home alliance

Senator running for Democratic nomination for president slams alliance between Jewish Home and Otzma Yehudit. 'This is wrong.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 27/02/2019 08:27
Chelsea Clinton slams Ilhan Omar for peddling anti-Semitism

Chelsea Clinton slams Ilhan Omar for peddling anti-Semitism

Democratic congresswoman mocks senior Republican lawmaker who vowed 'action' against her over her anti-Israel positions.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 11/02/2019 07:37
Ilhan Omar now supports BDS after elections

Ilhan Omar now supports BDS after elections

Newly elected Somali Muslim Congresswoman now says she supports BDS after telling synagogue BDS 'ineffective' before elections.JTA, 14/11/2018 18:02
Despite abuse claims, Farrakhan ties, Ellison wins AG race

Despite abuse claims, Farrakhan ties, Ellison wins AG race

Dep. DNC chair Keith Ellison elected Minnesota AG despite domestic abuse allegations and past ties to anti-Semitic Nation of Islam.David Rosenberg, 07/11/2018 13:43
US: Woman who called Israel ‘apartheid’ wins local primaries

US: Woman who called Israel ‘apartheid’ wins local primaries

Ilhan Omar, who once called Israel an ‘apartheid regime,’ wins congressional primary in Minnesota.JTA, 15/08/2018 07:55
Minnesota rabbi charged in child sex sting operation

Minnesota rabbi charged in child sex sting operation

Kollel rabbi one of 17 people arrested in opreation against child sex offenders.JTA, 02/08/2018 18:10
Minnesota dressing room stabbing was act of terror, says suspect

Minnesota dressing room stabbing was act of terror, says suspect

Initially reported as attempted theft, perpetrator confirms to court stabbing was in fact an 'act of Jihad'.Mordechai Sones, 29/01/2018 22:36
Al Franken to resign from the Senate in January

Al Franken to resign from the Senate in January

Democratic senator and comedian accused of sexual harassment sets date for resignation from US Senate.David Rosenberg, 22/12/2017 08:51
2 more women accuse Senator Al Franken of sexual harassment

2 more women accuse Senator Al Franken of sexual harassment

After senator refuses to resign, new accusations bring the total number of women charging Minnesota Democrat with sexual abuse to six.JTA, 30/11/2017 20:31
Alleged Nazi war criminal identified as Republican donor

Alleged Nazi war criminal identified as Republican donor

98-year-old Ukrainian man accused of being Nazi mass-murderer donated thousands of dollars to Republican party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2017 15:11
Two more women accuse Senator Al Franken of sexual harassment

Two more women accuse Senator Al Franken of sexual harassment

Four women now claim Democratic senator touched them inappropriately.JTA, 23/11/2017 16:38
2nd woman accuses Senator Al Franken of sexual harassment

2nd woman accuses Senator Al Franken of sexual harassment

Days after TV anchor said Minnesota Democrat sexually harassed her, 2nd accuser claims Franken molested her - while he was senator.JTA, 20/11/2017 18:07
Minnesota Jewish community stands with firebombed mosque

Minnesota Jewish community stands with firebombed mosque

Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota stands with Muslim community after firebomb attack on local Mosque.JTA, 08/08/2017 18:31
88-year old Holocaust survivor receives high school diploma

88-year old Holocaust survivor receives high school diploma

Holocaust survivor in Minnesota receives high school diploma 71 years after Nazis denied her the opportunity.JTA, 21/05/2017 21:17
Nearly half of US states oppose BDS – thanks to Bal Harbour?

Nearly half of US states oppose BDS – thanks to Bal Harbour?

Minnesota became 19th state to ban BDS, with 3 more on the way. Florida village Bal Harbour was the first town to oppose BDS, 18 months ago.Sarah A. Gordon, Hillel Fendel, 04/05/2017 21:14
Minnesota legislature approves anti-BDS measure

Minnesota legislature approves anti-BDS measure

Minnesota becomes 19th state to ban dealings with BDS-compliant businesses.JTA, 26/04/2017 15:04
Leader of Minnesota ISIS group gets 35-year sentence

Leader of Minnesota ISIS group gets 35-year sentence

Minnesota man described as a leader of a group of people who plotted to join ISIS sentenced to 35 years in prison.Ben Ariel, 17/11/2016 04:42
Two Somali-American men sent to prison for supporting ISIS

Two Somali-American men sent to prison for supporting ISIS

Two Somali-American men in Minnesota sentenced for conspiring to support ISIS.Ben Ariel, 16/11/2016 06:44
No evidence Minnesota stabber had ties to terror

No evidence Minnesota stabber had ties to terror

Investigators have uncovered no evidence that man who carried out stabbing rampage in Minnesota is connected to ISIS.Ben Ariel, 21/09/2016 06:45
ISIS claims stabbing attack in Minnesota

ISIS claims stabbing attack in Minnesota

ISIS claims a man who stabbed nine people in a Minnesota mall was its "soldier".Ben Ariel, 19/09/2016 01:15
Kidnapped boy's body found 27 years later

Kidnapped boy's body found 27 years later

Remains of child whose abduction 27 years ago captured national attention found, but statute of limitations may help killer evade justice.David Rosenberg, 04/09/2016 11:30
Minnesota erupts in violence; 50 arrested

Minnesota erupts in violence; 50 arrested

In the aftermath of the Sterling and Castile shootings, public outcry intensifies as police struggle to bring order.Rachel Kaplan, 10/07/2016 16:04
Rude awakening for an Israeli peace activist

Rude awakening for an Israeli peace activist

Welcome to the real world, Moshe Halbertal. Benyamin Korn, 10/11/2015 09:16
Man Joins Jihad to Escape Child Support

Man Joins Jihad to Escape Child Support

Secular Muslim reportedly flees Minneapolis to escape paying $700 per month to two ex-wives, only to be killed.Tova Dvorin, 22/05/2015 12:36
Minnesota Nazi-Themed Party Provokes Outrage

Minnesota Nazi-Themed Party Provokes Outrage

Organizer of a World War II-themed party apologizes after a photo of the event provoked outrage on the Internet.Elad Benari, 20/03/2014 04:44