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Jim Schultz: Minnesota’s government is now just weird

Most Minnesotans are now familiar with the story of Sen. Nicole Mitchell, the state senator who was arrested in her stepmother’s home, charged with...

Minneapolis City Council votes to delay new pay standards for Uber,...

The Minneapolis City Council voted to delay the enforcement date for new minimum compensation standards for drivers with transportation network companies such as Uber...

Republicans introduce bill to save Uber and Lyft after Minneapolis vote

Minnesota Republicans have introduced a bill that would prohibit local governments from regulating rideshare companies after Uber and Lyft said they plan to leave...

Uber says it will suspend services in metro area after Minneapolis...

Uber and Lyft announced their eventual suspension of services in Minneapolis following the City Council's authorization of a new city ordinance. Specifically, the ordinance...

3 sentenced to federal prison for violent carjacking spree targeting Uber,...

Three of four Minneapolis men who terrorized Uber and Lyft drivers during a violent carjacking and armed robbery spree in the fall of 2021...

Frey vetoes rideshare minimum wage, announces deal with Uber

(The Center Square) -- Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey vetoed an ordinance passed by the City Council to enact a minimum compensation of $1.40 per...

Minneapolis passes minimum wage for rideshare drivers after Uber threatens to...

(The Center Square) -- The Minneapolis City Council passed an ordinance starting Jan. 1, 2024, that rideshare companies say will force them out of...

Repeat offender pleads guilty to role in carjacking ring targeting rideshare...

A repeat offender who made the news last year when he went on the run for nearly a month pleaded guilty last week to...

Walz’s first veto divides DFL

Not long after the state House and Senate passed the “Uber” bill in the final days of the legislative session, Gov. Tim Walz told media — when asked —...

Maple Grove rideshare driver charged with indecent exposure involving teen rider

Warning: This report contains graphic language and details that some may find disturbing. A Maple Grove rideshare driver is accused of accosting a teenage rider...