March 23, 2021

Duluth-area home inventory drops in half, but buyers keep looking

DULUTH – With an offer pending on their house after a weekend of showings, a Duluth couple answered a knock on their door Sunday to […]
March 22, 2021

Technology companies lead stocks higher on Wall Street

Technology companies led stocks higher on Wall Street Monday, reversing some of the market’s losses from last week, as investors welcomed some easing in long-term […]
March 22, 2021

Great Lakes shipping season poised for rebound

“It happened because industry partners requested to open early in order to accelerate the resupply of iron ore to steel mills on the lower lakes,” […]
March 22, 2021

Tech leads stocks higher as bond yields ease; banks fall

Stocks rose on Wall Street in afternoon trading Monday as a modest drop in bond yields helped the market recoup some of its losses after […]
March 22, 2021

L.A. developer now envisions lower-priced condos for Mill District project

Developers want to build something rare in downtown Minneapolis: Condominiums that will be affordable to low-income buyers. A team that includes Los Angeles-based AECOM is […]
March 22, 2021

Canary Islands: 2-year-old rescued from migrant boat dies

BARCELONA, Spain — A 2-year-old girl from Mali who was rescued from a boat carrying migrants near Spain’s Canary Islands and hospitalized in critical condition […]
March 22, 2021

CEO Paywatch: Ameriprise CEO's pay more than triples to $59M after taking stock options in 2020

James Cracchiolo Ameriprise Financial Chairman, chief executive Total compensation: $59,368,661 for the year ended Dec. 31 Salary: $1,025,000 Non-equity incentive pay: $5,612,000 Other compensation: $526,151 […]
March 22, 2021

Canadian Pacific to buy Kansas City Southern in $25B railway bet on trade

It would be the largest ever combination of North American railways by transaction value. It comes amid a recovery in supply chains that were disrupted […]
March 22, 2021

Stocks rise slightly as investors closely watch bond market

Stocks were slightly higher in morning trading Monday as a modest drop in bond yields was helping lift the broader market. Technology stocks were among […]
March 22, 2021

Turkish lira plummets after Erdogan fires central bank chief

ANKARA, Turkey — The Turkish currency plummeted against the U.S. dollar on Monday after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan fired his third central bank head in […]