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    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey announced Friday he will nominate Jim Rowader to serve as the next Minneapolis City Attorney. “Jim Rowader has built his career on a commitment to workers’ rights and a constant push for racial and economic justice,” said Frey. Rowader currently serves as the Vice President of the General Counsel Employee and Labor Relations at Target. SinAce 2015, when he was nominated by then-mayor Betsy Hodges, Rowader has served as the vice chair for the...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two leaders. Both elected into the same job as the mayor of Minneapolis, but decades apart. A city under scrutiny for disparity and lack of opportunity for people of color. WCCO’s Jennifer Mayerle asked the question of how we move forward and create change to both current Mayor Jacob Frey and the city’s first Black and female mayor, Sharon Sayles Belton. “I can’t breathe.” It’s a rally cry heard around the country, as video circulated of a...
    Minneapolis mayor Jacob Frey is standing by his decision not to support defunding and disbanding the Minneapolis Police Department, even after a veto-proof majority of the Minneapolis City Council voted to abolish the city’s police force and replace it with community outreach programs. Frey was booed by anti-racism protesters on Sunday, according to CNN, after refusing to commit to defunding the Minneapolis Police. “Multiple videos on social media show the confrontation, which took place when protesters marched to Frey’s home...
    Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey was kicked out of a protest against police violence on Saturday. One of the organizers asked him to answer “yes or no” to whether he would commit to defunding the Minneapolis Police Department. “It’s important that we hear this, because if y’all don’t know, he’s up for reelection next year,” the organizer told the crowd. “And if he says ‘no,’ guess what the f*ck we’re going to do next year.” Frey shook his head from side-to-side....
    (CNN)While protests on Saturday were mostly peaceful, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey was met with a chorus of boos after telling a group of demonstrators he did not support abolishing the city police department. Multiple videos on social media show the confrontation, which took place when protesters marched to Freys home and called for him to come out, according to CNN affiliate WCCO-TV. Protesters asked Frey directly if he supported defunding the Minneapolis Police Department. When Frey replied that he did...
    Protesters booed Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey on Saturday after he wouldn’t commit to abolishing the city’s police department. Frey, a Democrat, showed up at an anti-police protest in Minnesota where organizers demanded he commit to defunding the police department, a proposal that is gaining steam among left-wingers. “Jacob Frey, we have a yes or no question for you,” an organizer said into the microphone. “Yes or no, will you commit to defunding Minneapolis’s police department?” she asked. (RELATED: Attorneys Accused...
    The mayor of Minneapolis sobbed as he knelt beside George Floyd’s casket ahead of a somber memorial in the city on Thursday. Mayor Jacob Frey was seen breaking down in tears, his body heaving, as he knelt with one hand on the casket of Floyd, 46, whose death at the hands of a white Minneapolis police officer last week has sparked widespread protests. The emotional moment took place in the minutes leading up to the service at North Central University,...
    As the Twin Cities braced for a potential fifth night of rioting — which officials pin on possible outside agitators — the Minnesota Republican Party during its virtual convention took aim at Democrats in power for what they call a “failure of leadership” in the state. In order to avoid a large gathering amid the coronavirus pandemic, the GOP held its convention virtually on Saturday, a rescheduled date since the first was postponed due to technological issues and suspected cyberattacks....
    Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey lashed back early Friday at President Trump, who accused him of being a “very weak” leader amid the protests roiling the city over George Floyd’s death. “Weakness is refusing to take responsibility for your own actions. Weakness is pointing your finger at somebody else during a time of crisis,” Frey said at a press conference, later striking the lectern, the Star Tribune reported. “Donald Trump knows nothing about the strength of Minneapolis. We are strong as...
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey announced Friday that a new task force has been formed to help guide the city as it considers changes to its Police Department, a priority for city leaders and some community members after the May 25 death of George Floyd. The public safety transformation task force will include national and local leaders. Members of a local group will focus on increased accountability, safety beyond policing, community and police relations and proactive measures. Frey...
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey announced Friday that a new task force has been formed to help guide the city as it considers changes to its Police Department, a priority for city leaders and some community members after the May 25 death of George Floyd. The public safety transformation task force will include national and local leaders. Members of a local group will focus on increased accountability, safety beyond policing, community and police relations and proactive measures. Frey...
    Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey presented a plan to patch a more than $155 million revenue gap using furloughs, cash reserves and spending freezes. The deficit followed the COVID-19 pandemic and riots in the wake of George Floyd’s death in police custody, which combined brought a steep drop in parking, utilities and general revenue. “This unprecedented time calls for an unprecedented approach to our budget,” Frey told the City Council Thursday. The city saved $58 million from a...
    LITTLE People, Big World mom Amy Roloff invited her son Zach and his wife Tori to her home for a barbecue, but missing from the family gathering was Jeremy and Audrey amid the sibling feud. Zach, 30, and Tori, 29, have been feuding with Jeremy, 30, and Audrey, 28, in recent months. 5 Amy Roloff only had Zach and Tori over for a family BBQ about the sibling feudCredit: Instagram On Thursday, Amy, 55, posted a photo with Zach and...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey presented his plan Thursday to address the remaining $97.8 million budget deficit the city is facing due to COVID-19. The mayor already made cuts earlier in the year due to the pandemic in phase 1 of his plan. Hiring and wage freezes were put in place, but those are simply not enough to keep things going. Frey said more cuts need to be made — and layoffs are a possibility. During...
    MinnPost file photo by Tiffany BuiMinneapolis Mayor Jacob FreyFixing a hole. The Star Tribune’s Liz Navratil reports: “Minneapolis would rely on furloughs, up to 40 layoffs and cash savings to help fill an estimated $156 million budget hole left by the coronavirus pandemic, under a plan presented Thursday by Mayor Jacob Frey. … Frey’s proposal is far from final and must ultimately be approved by City Council. Tense, fast-paced negotiations are expected to unfold over the next two-and-a-half weeks. …...
    LITTLE Peoples Jacob Roloff showed off the tricked-out van he lives in with his wife, Isabel. Meanwhile, Jacobs brother and sister-in-law, Jeremy and Audrey, have come under fire for the state of their blue Volkswagen Bus. 10 Little Peoples Jacob Roloff showed off the tricked-out van he lives in with his wife, IsabelCredit: Instagram / @roamingroloffs 10 Their van is 1987 van is named RubyCredit: Instagram 10 Meanwhile, Jacobs brother and sister-in-law, Jeremy and Audrey, have come under fire for...
    New York Mets: Ryley Gilliam Added to Player Pool By: Daniel Marcillo July 9, 2020 Follow ESM On Social Facebook Twitter Youtube Flipboard Instagram ShareTweet0 SharesAfter the Los Angeles Angels claimed Jacob Rhame, the New York Mets added another young arm to their 60-man player pool. 23-year old Ryley Gilliam is the newest Met to join the team in Flushing as another insurance piece should injuries or COVID-19 take out someone on the...
    FOLLOWERS slammed Little People’s Audrey Roloff for riding in a van without her 2-year-old daughter, Ember, in a car seat. They couldnt believe the mom of two would not practice car safety with their child. 10 Followers slammed Little People’s Audrey Roloff for riding in a van without her 2-year-old daughter, Ember, in a car seatCredit: Instagram 10 They couldnt believe the mom of two would not practice car safety with their child.Credit: Instagram Reddit users wrote: They were saying...
    LITTLE People, Big World’s Jacob Roloff and his wife, Isabel, plan to start a Patreon account to charge people who want a “deeper insight” into their lives. The 23-year-old reality star revealed that they wanted to give fans a more “intimate” glimpse into their lives… but added that it would cost them. 10 Jacob and Isabel want to begin charging fan for a deeper insight into their livesCredit: Instagram / @Jacobroloff45 10 The reality TV alums plan to create a...
    LITTLE People, Big World star Jacob Roloff and his wife, Isabel, have given a never-before-seen glimpse into their adventures living out of a traveling van. The 23-year-old TLC alum said the “crazy stories” from driving around the California and Oregon coast in their “trusty gal” could fill a book. 9 Jacob Roloff shared new photos of his adventures living in a vanCredit: Instagram / @jacobroloff45 9 The reality star, his wife and their two dogs have lived in the van...
    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Police have released the name of the fourth victim of a fiery single-vehicle crash southwest of downtown Des Moines. Des Moines police said Tuesday that the Polk County Medical Examiners Office has identified the victim as 23-year-old Zachary McBride, of Weaver. Police previously identified the other victims as the car’s driver, 22-year-old Ross Jacob Welsher, and passengers 22-year-old Jordan Van Gundy and 24-year-old Jacob Lee Van Gundy, all of Des Moines. Investigators said the crash...
    MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow pulled out a stunning excerpt from a new book on the Trump administration’s border policy, noting how Katie Miller, Trump White House advisor Stephen Miller’s wife, recalled a failed attempt to make her more emphatic about the family separation policy when she was a Department of Homeland Security spokesperson . On her Monday night show, Maddow interviews NBC News correspondent Jacob Soboroff about his new book, Separated, and previewed that segment with a moment where he interviewed Katie Miller,...
    In his attempt to become only the third pitcher to win as many as three straight Cy Young awards, Jacob deGrom has already considered the implications of accomplishing the feat in a 60-game season. “I would say there definitely has to be some difference there, 12 starts versus 32 or 33,” the Mets ace said Monday at Citi Field. “There is a lot that can happen in any given start, and you normally play 162 games and 200 innings. I...
    FANS slammed Little People, Big World star Audrey Roloff for posting a graphic photo of her baby Bodes diaper blowout on her Instagram Story. She shared a number of TMI photos that showed the aftermath of her infant sons accident. 12 Audrey documented the aftermath of the accident on InstagramCredit: Instagram 12 Bode made a mess in and out of his diaperCredit: Instagram 12 A social media user said that Audrey lacks integrityCredit: Instagram She posted a number of TMI...
    RHOC star Braunwyn Windham-Burke wished her “beautiful boy,” Jacob, a happy 15th birthday by sharing stunning photos of her son in drag. The 41-year-old Bravo star gushed how “honored” she was to be the birthday boy’s mother in a series of snapshots that featured the teenager glammed up. 9 Braunwyn proudly showed off pictures of her son, Jacob, dressed in dragCredit: Instagram 9 The reality star said she was honored to be the teenagers motherCredit: Instagram 9 The birthday boy...