September 22, 2020

Dozens protest at General Mills HQ over company's plant on West Bank

Several dozen people gathered outside General Mills’ headquarters Monday evening to protest the company’s business ties in the Israel-occupied West Bank. The rally was in […]
September 22, 2020

Carvana, GameStop rise; Tesla, Peloton Interactive fall

NEW YORK — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Tuesday: Carvana Co., up $53.16 to $226.83. The online car dealer gave investors an encouraging […]
September 22, 2020

Farm prices rally on Chinese demand, disaster in Iowa

Things are looking up for farmers in Minnesota as harvest gets underway, thanks to a mix of increased demand from China and the misfortune of […]
September 22, 2020

Close call with storm renews debate over Houston barrier

GALVESTON, Texas — Houston, a Gulf Coast city that barely rises above sea level, has long worried about a worst-case weather scenario — a direct […]
September 22, 2020

Wisconsin state agencies cutting $300 million

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin state agencies are cutting $300 million, including $45 million at the University of Wisconsin System, under the most recent round of […]
September 22, 2020

New Ohio House speaker's sterling narrative has detractors

COLUMBUS, Ohio — There were some whispers among members of the Republican caucus that Bob Cupp should be the person to lead the Ohio House. […]
September 22, 2020

Minneapolis-based health insurance company raises another $500M, bringing total to $1.5B

Minneapolis-based Bright Health has raised $500 million in another round of venture capital fundraising that will help expand its geographic reach and add additional services, […]
September 22, 2020

Expert: Loads left cargo ship unstable when it overturned

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A U.S. Coast Guard analysis found that a cargo ship overturned after departing a Georgia seaport because of unstable loading that left […]
September 22, 2020

White House lawyer in running for seat on the Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump didn’t have to look very far for one of the contenders on his short list to replace the late Ruth […]
September 22, 2020

Minnetonka-based health insurance company raises another $500M, bringing total to $1.5B

Minneapolis-based Bright Health has raised $500 million in another round of venture capital fundraising that will help expand its geographic reach and add additional services, […]