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Prominent Republican couple joins conservative Facebook group discussing possibility of civil war

DETROIT – Michigan state Rep. Matt Maddock, R-Milford, and his wife, Meshawn Maddock, who is poised to become the next co-chair of the Michigan Republican…

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Wolves preying on beavers in Minnesota reshape wetlands

When a lone beaver dies, its dam soon collapses Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/wolves-preying-on-beavers-in-minnesota-reshape-wetlands-minnesota-beavers-wolves-wetlands-wolf-b1722702.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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Trump campaign events linked to new coronavirus cases in Minnesota

<p>State officials connect Trump campaign events to new coronavirus cases, as new one-high day recorded on Saturday</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-election/trump-rally-minnesota-coronavirus-cases-b1035219.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Federal judge upholds Minnesota’s extended ballot counting

A federal judge has upheld a state court agreement that extends the deadline for counting absentee ballots in Minnesota by seven days Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/federal-judge-upholds-minnesotas-extended-ballot-counting-minnesota-republicans-deadline-judge-absentee-ballots-b989262.html Droolin’…

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Weed candidates upend bid for state Senate control in Minnesota

The outcome of Minnesota’s elections could be influenced by a new and unlikely phenomenon: third-party candidates running as champions of marijuana legalization. A pair of…

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Hundreds of homeless people found sanctuary in Minneapolis parks. Now winter is on its way.

“What’s happening in Minneapolis and in our community, it’s a microcosm of what’s happening across the country. We’re just a snapshot,” one advocate said. Source:…

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George Floyd case: Court considers allowing cameras to film police officers’ trial

The trial of four former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd will generate massive public interest when it begins in March…

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Early voting begins in Minnesota, other states ahead of November elections

Voters in Minnesota, Virginia, South Dakota and Wyoming on Friday began casting their ballots for the November elections as the early voting periods began in…

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Minneapolis city councilors: Residents are feeling ‘terrorized,’ say police ‘nowhere to be seen’

Minneapolis city councilors told the city police chief on Tuesday that their residents are feeling “terrorized” and say police are “nowhere to be seen” months…

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Minneapolis protests: New unrest erupts three months after George Floyd killing over false police shooting report, as National Guard helps enact curfew

‘It’s time to heal. We must rebuild and recover,’ Minnesota governor Tim Walz tells city’s residents Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/minneapolis-protests-looting-police-death-shooting-george-floyd-jacob-blake-a9691516.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Minneapolis officer's bodycam footage shows emotional crowd during George Floyd's arrest

‘You gonna let him kill that man in front of you?’ one onlooker asks police Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/george-floyd-arrest-minneapolis-police-tou-thao-bodycam-footage-a9670736.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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New George Floyd videos show medics waited three minutes before performing chest compressions

Footage comes from body cameras worn by Alexander Kueng and Thomas Lane Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/george-floyd-death-police-brutality-video-cpr-medics-a9664671.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Charred body found in pawnshop that was set alight during George Floyd protests

Authorities investigated tip from public nearly two months after fire Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/george-floyd-protests-minneapolis-body-pawnshop-fire-a9630356.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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Probe into former police officer's drug cases raises questions about George Floyd's 2004 arrest

‘Floyd’s interactions with at least two policemen were quite negative – one likely led to a wrongful conviction, the other to his death in custody,’…

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Majority of Minneapolis City Council commits to dismantling city’s police department

Councilwoman Alondra Cano tweeted that the department isn’t “reformable.” Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/majority-minneapolis-city-council-commits-dismantling-city-s-police-department-n1227116 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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Minneapolis will ban police chokeholds following George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis has agreed to ban the use of police chokeholds and will require nearby officers to act to stop them in the wake of George…

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George Floyd memorial: Loved ones say goodbye

He died outside a corner store in Minneapolis last week and became a symbol for the crusade against police brutality. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/george-floyd-memorial-loved-ones-say-goodbye-man-whose-death-n1224701 Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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They wanted to protest peacefully. Police responded with force. On the ground in Minneapolis.

“We cannot back down now. We have come way too far. We are literally in the midst of history.” Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/exhausting-traumatizing-minneapolis-protests-push-peace-amid-police-confrontations-n1222196 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Officer who knelt on Floyd’s neck to have charge upgraded, three others to be charged: report

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison (D) is expected to upgrade the charge against Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck…

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Tanker truck appears to plow into Minneapolis protesters

A tanker truck appears to have driven toward protesters during a peaceful demonstration in Minneapolis, video from the scene shows. Details: The incident happened as…

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‘Light em up!’ WATCH National Guard patrol residential area in Minneapolis & shoot paint at people on their OWN FRONT PORCHES

Police and National Guard have been sweeping residential streets in Minneapolis, ordering the residents to obey the curfew – and marking those who refuse to…

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