October 7, 2020

Audit likely gave congressional staff glimpse of Trump taxes

WASHINGTON — It’s one of the most obscure functions of Congress, little known or understood even by most lawmakers. But it may have once put […]
October 7, 2020

Boil-water notice lifted from Texas city where microbe found

LAKE JACKSON, Texas — A boil-water notice was lifted Tuesday from the drinking-water system of a Houston-area city where water tainted with a deadly, microscopic […]
October 7, 2020

IDS Center's Crystal Court to get $5 million makeover

The Crystal Court space in the iconic IDS Center is getting a major makeover. Accesso Partners, the owner of the 57-story building, said it will […]
October 7, 2020

Company wants to take Minnesota county's frac sand ban to U.S. Supreme Court

A mining company plans to take its fight to overturn the Winona County ban on frac sand mining to the U.S. Supreme Court, a company […]
October 7, 2020

Minnesota Supreme Court weighs whether new natural gas plant in Wisconsin needs further review

DULUTH – The Minnesota Supreme Court will decide if state regulators must pursue a lengthy environmental review for a natural gas plant proposed in Wisconsin […]
October 7, 2020

Legal squabbling marks campaign over proposed rent controls

LOS ANGELES — State regulators are investigating a claim by supporters of a ballot proposal to let cities expand rent control that opponents have accepted […]
October 7, 2020

Crews working to recover 3 dead in Houston building collapse

HOUSTON — Dozens of workers worked with structural engineers Tuesday to stabilize the collapsed portion of a Houston office building so it can be lifted […]
October 6, 2020

Former Medtronic CEO stepping down from company's board

Omar Ishrak has decided not to stand for re-election to Medtronic’s board of directors, which means the former CEO will separate from the medical device […]
October 6, 2020

Despite boost by Trump administration, coal industry continues to fade

PAGE, Ariz. – For decades, waves of electricity poured from this behemoth of a power plant on the high desert plateau of the Navajo reservation […]
October 6, 2020

Government probes Microsoft's effort to boost diversity

Microsoft says the U.S. Labor Department is scrutinizing its efforts to boost Black employment and leadership at the tech company. Microsoft disclosed in a blog […]