The Minnesota Lynx raise the Championship trophy after defeating the Los Angeles Sparks in Game Five of the 2017 WNBA Finals  in Minneapolis. Photograph: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

When they tell you sport and politics don’t mix, what they mean to say is the politics I don’t agree with do not mix with the sport I love. While in r(...)

Minneapolis Mayor Betsey Hodges  tries to hold a press conference to announce the resignation of Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau as protesters shout. Photograph: Craig Lassig/EPA

Minneapolis police chief Janee Harteau resigned on Friday at the request of the city’s mayor, who said that she and the community had lost confidence (...)

Mohamed Noor poses for a photo at a community event welcoming him to the Minneapolis police force in 2016. Photograph: City of Minneapolis/AP

Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull called the fatal shooting of an Australian woman by a Minneapolis police officer over the weekend “shockin(...)

Justine Damond called the police to report a suspected sexual assault near her home. Photograph: Stephen Govel/AP

The father of an Australian woman fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer over the weekend called for justice on Tuesday hours after a local medi(...)