April 23, 2021

The Latest: Biden envisions clean energy jobs as summit ends

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Joe Biden’s global climate summit (all times local): 11:55 a.m. President Joe Biden has wrapped up his two-day climate […]
April 23, 2021

Duluth artisan reclaims history by turning heirloom wood into furniture

He held pieces up close, angling and matching tiny grooves on the ends, ensuring the correct fit in the large wooden puzzle that would become […]
April 23, 2021

St. Anthony: LISC Twin Cities and partners deliver first of two riot-recovery funds

In January 2020, Maya Santamaria sold her Odd Fellows building at 2709 E. Lake St. to Adenal Investment of Woodbury for $2.8 million. In May, […]
April 23, 2021

The Latest: World leaders pledge climate action at summit

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Joe Biden’s global climate summit (all times local): 10:40 a.m. World leaders are pledging action on climate change on […]
April 23, 2021

The Latest: Biden sees economic opportunity in climate fight

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Joe Biden’s global climate summit (all times local): 10:10 a.m. Opening the final session of the two-day virtual global […]
April 23, 2021

New home sales surged 20.7% in March to 1.02 million

WASHINGTON — Sales of new homes surged 20.7% in March, rebounding from the previous month when severe winter storms wreaked havoc in many parts of […]
April 23, 2021

Indian hospitals plead for oxygen, country sets virus record

NEW DELHI — India put oxygen tankers on special express trains as major hospitals in New Delhi begged on social media on Friday for more […]
April 23, 2021

EU agency says people should get 2nd dose of AstraZeneca too

LONDON — The European Medicines Agency said Friday that people who have received a first dose of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine should get the second one […]
April 23, 2021

The Latest: European agency OKs more Pfizer, Moderna batches

LONDON — The European Medicines Agency says it has approved new measures to boost production of coronavirus vaccines made by Pfizer and Moderna. In a […]
April 23, 2021

Results soar at Minnesota's seven big health insurers as claims fall amid pandemic

Legal settlements and delayed care amid the pandemic drove a surge in operating income last year for Minnesota’s nonprofit health insurers. The COVID-19 impact was […]