It was time for Muslims to gather at a north Minneapolis mosque, and Makram El-Amin had something more than weekly Friday prayers on his mind.
Updated: September 15, 2012, - 06:47 AM
A revelatory moment from last week's supersized naturalization ceremony in Minneapolis came when the judge read off the names of the countries of origin represented in the room and asked people to stand when they heard their native country called.
Updated: September 11, 2012, - 11:23 PM
A record number of Minnesotans took oath to become Americans, in part to vote in presidential election.
Updated: September 06, 2012, - 09:42 PM
McDonald's first Hmong language billboards -- erected last week in St. Paul -- lost meaning in the translation.
Updated: September 04, 2012, - 11:23 PM
For 19 years, the Neighborhood Development Center has been training people in poor neighborhoods in Minneapolis and St. Paul how to start their own businesses.
Updated: August 28, 2012, - 07:42 PM
The U.S. begins new two-year deportation reprieve process today.
Updated: August 14, 2012, - 11:23 PM
This has always been an arts lovin' place.
Updated: August 14, 2012, - 06:24 PM
The locals call it the "road of death," a bullet-pocked street in Mogadishu, Somalia, where warring factions exchange gunfire in the country's decades-old civil war.
Updated: July 31, 2012, - 07:33 PM
Somalis flocking to southern Minnesota towns are the latest immigrants opening new businesses and transforming downtowns in outstate cities.
Updated: July 21, 2012, - 09:52 PM