Laura Yuen Feature Archive

Prosecutors say Papa Faal and about a dozen co-conspirators entered their tiny West African homeland in late December, planning to seize the president's home and overthrow the government. (01/05/2015)
One year after a fire killed three, injured 14, and displaced a mosque, a community is still recovering. (01/01/2015)
Travelers on New Year's Eve have options for getting around safely and responsibly. (12/31/2014)
Experts say the experiences described by Twin Cities women are common, especially among the poor. (12/22/2014)
Mall officials want to stop a protest against police brutality planned at the mall on Saturday. Organizers say they expect 2,000 people. (12/17/2014)
A settlement in a federal lawsuit allows a mosque to worship in part of the former Medtronic headquarters. Mayor Jerry Faust said the worshipers "will be accepted by this community." (12/16/2014)
In one case, a single mother said her former landlord subjected her to repeated sexual advances. Another tenant has accused her landlord of installing a secret camera in her bathroom. (12/11/2014)
The Hennepin County Attorney's Office charged 25-year-old Anthony Bowker, of Minneapolis, with second-degree murder Wednesday. (12/10/2014)
Some motorists think the multicolored noise barrier on Interstate 94 between Minneapolis and St. Paul looks like a throwback to the 1970s. (12/10/2014)
The city of Minneapolis has launched a new open-data portal, allowing the public to access raw government data online. (12/08/2014)
A Facebook exchange led a multi-racial coalition of young activists to shut down I-35W in the fight for racial justice. They said they "can't be quiet anymore." (12/05/2014)
A man is being treated for injuries after a confrontation Thursday with Medina police officers at a hotel in the far west metro. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating. (12/04/2014)
Federal prosecutors on Tuesday charged a third person as part of an investigation into a possible pipeline between Minnesota and radical groups in Syria. (12/02/2014)
With a ruthless winter under way, the latest arrivals in Minnesota are learning to survive the arctic sting - from how to bundle up to using a thermostat. (12/02/2014)
U.S. Attorney Andy Luger said the 18-year-old and another man conspired to join the Islamic State "to engage in a campaign of terror in support of a violent ideology." (11/26/2014)