A Minnesota woman was trying to boil maple syrup over a fire when the wind picked up, police said.
Chauvin, 45, is charged with murder and manslaughter in Floyd's death May 25.
Floyd, a Black man who was handcuffed, died May 25 after Chauvin, who is white, pressed his knee against Floyd's neck as Floyd said he couldn't breathe.
The lawsuit seeks unspecified damages, including damages arising from loss of past and future income and benefits and damages for mental anguish and suffering.
Two Minnesota Ojibwe bands and two environmental groups filed a lawsuit that asks for a preliminary injunction to stop work on the Enbridge Energy Line 3 pipeline.
Town leaders in Murdock, Min., are defending their move to allow an explicitly whites-only church in the community.
Violent crime rates have surged since the death of Floyd, a Black man who was handcuffed pleaded for air for several minutes while a white police officer dug his knee in his neck.
A small aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing on a highway in Minnesota, where it was spotted on traffic cameras.
Donald Trump's lawyers botched a legal filing in a failed bid to claim widespread fraud in Georgia.
The legal notice filed by Attorney General Dana Nessel cites Enbridge’s “violation of the public trust doctrine” and noncompliance with easement conditions as reasons for the revocation.
The Aug. 10 storm hit Iowa hard but also caused damage in Illinois, Ohio, Minnesota and Indiana.