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December 3, 2021

Buying Minnesota-made for the holidays 

A lot of us want to shop local for the holidays, but it can be hard work to find those small brands and out-of-the-way shops. […]
December 3, 2021

Hiring was a bust in November, even before omicron, with 210,000 jobs added

Restaurants, like this McDonald's in Miami Beach, Fla., have been big engines of job growth. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Hiring slowed dramatically last month […]
December 2, 2021

Christmas tree buyers face reduced supplies, higher prices

Even Christmas trees aren't immune to the pandemic-induced shortages and inflation plaguing the economy. Extreme weather and supply chain disruptions have reduced supplies of both […]
December 2, 2021

If you want your holiday package to arrive on time, here are the deadlines to know

Parcels jam a conveyor belt at the United States Postal Service sorting and processing facility in Boston. Charles Krupa | AP It's the most wonderful […]
December 2, 2021

Debt collectors can now text, email and DM you on social media

In this photo illustration, the Facebook and Instagram apps are seen on the screen of an iPhone. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images The next time […]