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How Twin Cities’ New Chase Community Manager Can Empower Your Financial Journey

How Twin Cities’ New Chase Community Manager Can Empower Your Financial Journey

Tessa Eddy, Community Manager, JP Morgan Chase

Have you ever worked with your local bank branch team, virtually or in person? From opening a bank account or line of credit to exploring mortgage financing options and small business loans, Chase’s Community Manager at the Ventura Village branch on 1100 E Franklin Ave, is tuned in to the community’s financial wellness needs and ready to help you achieve your next milestone. … Read more

Hennepin sheriff hit 126 mph drunk before the crash; Walz calls on him to resign

Peter Cox and Brian BakstSt. PaulJanuary 20, 2022 10:20 AM

Updated 3:09 p.m.

Hennepin County Sheriff David Hutchinson was driving drunk at extremely high speeds in a county-owned vehicle, topping 126 mph before rolling it over on Interstate 94 last month near Alexandria, Minn., according to a newly released Minnesota State Patrol report

Thursday’s disclosure later led Gov. Tim Walz, a fellow Democrat, to say Hutchinson should step down from his elected post.

The sheriff has previously resisted growing calls for him to resign, saying he’ll let voters decide his fate.… Read more

Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige & Kendrick Lamar Star in Epic Super Bowl Halftime Trailer

Friday and Straight Outta Compton, F. Gary Gray directs 3-minute trailer hyping the Feb. 13 all-star performance.

Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Eminem and Kendrick Lamar answer Dr. Dre’s “call” to join him at the Super Bowl LVI in Trailer for Pepsi

Jay-Z’s produced halftime show recruited Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, Mary J. Blige, Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre — who are slated to perform during Pepsi’s halftime show at Super Bowl LVI released a 3-minute trailer on Thursday.… Read more

Minnesota, Wisconsin release unemployment rates for December

Photo: KSTP-TV.

Krystal Frasier
Updated: January 20, 2022 01:38 PM
Created: January 20, 2022 01:26 PM

New data shows the unemployment rate has lowered in both Minnesota and Wisconsin. 

According to Minnesota’s Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), the rate decreased by two-tenths of a percentage since November to 3.1%, a seasonally adjusted rate. The not seasonally adjusted rate stands at 2.7%.   

Meanwhile, Wisconsin’s Department of Workforce Development (DWD) says the state’s unemployment rate lowered to 2.8% in December, down from 3.0% in November.… Read more

Investigative File, Squad Cam Footage Released In Hennepin Co. Sheriff DWI Crash

Sheriff Hasn’t Consented To Body Cam ReleaseBy WCCO-TV StaffJanuary 20, 2022 at 9:10 amFiled Under:Dave HutchinsonHennepin CountyLocal TV

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Photographs and squad car camera footage taken on the scene of Hennepin County Sheriff David Hutchinson’s DWI crash in early December were released Thursday morning. Nobody’s camera footage was among the exhibits released.

State patrol officers were not issued body cameras at the time of the crash, so anybody’s camera footage would come from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.… Read more

Sounds About White: Ex-Cop Who Murdered Laquan McDonald To Leave Prison Early After Serving Less Than Half His Sentence

Former Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke and his attorney Daniel Herbert attend Van Dyke’s sentencing hearing at the Leighton Criminal Court Building January 18, 2019, in Chicago. | Source: Pool / Getty

There’s really no need to fear that Black people will become complacent in the fight against systemic racism and racism in policing. Anytime there’s even a chance we might become comfortable in thinking our lives are beginning to matter in America or that the tide is turning and brutal police officers are being brought to justice (e.g.… Read more

Is Pete Davidson Running Scared After Kanye’s Threatening ‘Eazy’ Diss, Or Nah?

Last week, we reported that Kanye West and The Game collaborated on their new track, “Eazy,” which included a not-so-subtle diss directed towards comedian and Kim Kardashian’s new boo, Pete Davidson. https://twitter.com/DFigTheTruth/status/1482223283219091462 “God saved me from that crash/ just so I can beat Pete Davidson’s a**,” Yeezus rapped. So now there’s the question of how serious […]

Source: The Urban Daily