October 6, 2020

White House nixes tougher FDA guidelines on vaccine approval

WASHINGTON — The White House has blocked new Food and Drug Administration guidelines on bringing potential vaccines for COVID-19 to market that would almost certainly […]
October 6, 2020

St. Paul stadium fund has become a lifeline for small businesses

After the COVID-19 pandemic closed her St. Paul art studio and storefront in March, Lori Greene started applying for every grant she could find. Months […]
October 5, 2020

With COVID-19 diagnosis, Trump says 'I get it.' He doesn't.

WASHNGTON — Now that he has contracted COVID-19, President Donald Trump says he does “get it.” That revelation comes seven months — and almost 210,000 […]
October 5, 2020

Los Angeles Times executive editor to resign

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Times Executive Editor Norman Pearlstine plans to resign after two years heading a newspaper battered by layoffs, mismanagement and questions […]
October 5, 2020

Officials: Carbon capture project would be largest in world

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — One of the largest coal-fired power plants in the U.S. Southwest would undergo a $1.4 billion overhaul as part of a proposal […]
October 5, 2020

3M's efforts on N95 crackdown leads to raids in Vietnam, U.A.E.

3M continues to crack down on counterfeit N95 respirators, working with law enforcement agencies on more than 1,200 seizures and raids worldwide. Those actions include […]
October 5, 2020

Americans on hunt for 'trophy' Clorox wipes

For six months, May Vanegas hunted her prey. She scoured grocery stores. She arrived at Target and Walmart early in the morning, hoping to catch […]
October 5, 2020

Trump's doctor leans on health privacy law to duck questions

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s doctor leaned on a federal health privacy law Monday to duck certain questions about the president’s treatment for COVID-19, while […]
October 5, 2020

NovuHealth and Revel Health merge to create formidable wellness platform for insurers

Two Twin Cities tech companies that specialize in helping health insurers run wellness programs and communicate with their members have merged, forming what they say […]
October 5, 2020

Group sues to block California boardroom diversity law

LOS ANGELES — A conservative legal group announced Monday that it sued to block California’s first-in-the-nation law that requires hundreds of corporations based in the […]