May 12, 2021

Schafer: Commerce in the home is the newest 'New Era in Retailing'

It might seem as if the pandemic era really cemented e-commerce as mainstream form of retailing. But e-commerce is not so new anymore and we […]
May 12, 2021

Law to police doping in horse races not in play 'til 2022

For five years, a bill that would place the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency in charge of fighting illicit drug use in horse racing went nowhere in […]
May 12, 2021

The Latest: Israeli jets flatten 14-story building in Gaza

JERUSALEM — The Latest on confrontations between Israelis and Palestinians as Israel signals a widening military campaign: GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Israeli fighter jets […]
May 12, 2021

Former investment executive gets 3 months in college scam

BOSTON — A former private equity executive who cofounded an investment fund with U2′s Bono was sentenced Wednesday to three months in prison for his […]
May 12, 2021

Judge rejects plea deal for darknet child porn purveyor

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — A federal judge rejected a plea agreement on Wednesday that called for 15 to 21 years in prison for a man […]
May 12, 2021

Walmart sales soared, essential workers got scant protection

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Sandra Kunz had been worried for her safety while working as a cashier at a Walmart in Aurora, Colorado, during the […]
May 12, 2021

As chip shortage goes on, cars are scarce and prices are up

DETROIT — For the next few months, Charlie Gilchrist figures his 11 car dealerships in the Dallas-Fort Worth area will sell just about every new […]
May 12, 2021

Scramble on for new fuel routes after Colonial Pipeline hack

CHAMBLEE, Ga. — State and federal officials are scrambling to find alternate routes to deliver gasoline in the Southeast U.S. after a hack of the […]
May 12, 2021

Enbridge settlement could be ‘crippling’ for Carlton County taxpayers

Carlton County Assessor Kyle Holmes told county commissioners during their committee of the whole meeting Tuesday, May 4, he expects a decision setting how much […]
May 12, 2021

North Shore Mortgage Lender, Chana Stocke, Named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer

(Duluth, Minn.) – Chana Stocke of North Shore Mortgage was named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer at the Platinum Level for her single […]