February 21, 2021

Alexander: Why you can't play streaming video while driving

Q: My Samsung Galaxy phone won’t play the sound on YouTube videos when it’s connected by Bluetooth to my car, a 2016 Fiat 500. I […]
February 21, 2021

SciTech interns boost future of Minnesota economy

Khalique Rogers and Tatem Rios are the embodiment of the Minnesota SciTech internship program that’s expanding the essential pool of talented young interns and employees […]
February 21, 2021

Minnesota businesses are paying too much for electricity

Minnesota’s electricity-generation system is in transition. Coal-fired generators are being replaced with wind and solar technology backed up by natural gas-powered generation, one of many […]
February 21, 2021

Debris falls from plane during emergency landing near Denver

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — Debris from a United Airlines plane fell onto Denver suburbs during an emergency landing Saturday after one of its engines suffered a […]
February 20, 2021

Space station launch honors 'Hidden Figures' mathematician

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A space station supply ship named after the Black NASA mathematician featured in the movie “Hidden Figures” rocketed into orbit Saturday, […]
February 20, 2021

Frozen pipes, electric woes remain as cold snap eases grip

DALLAS — Warmer temperatures spread across the southern United States on Saturday, bringing relief to a winter-weary region that faces a challenging clean-up and expensive […]
February 20, 2021

Bankruptcy judge refuses to halt Weinstein Co. plan

WILMINGTON, Del. — The Delaware judge presiding over the Weinstein Co. bankruptcy has rejected a request by four women who have accused disgraced film mogul […]
February 20, 2021

Hospitality workers on edge, wondering if jobs will come back

For much of the last year, Claudia Sandoval worried she might lose her house. In the early days of the pandemic, when travel and group […]
February 20, 2021

Kroger is latest victim of third-party software data breach

BOSTON — Kroger Co. says it was among the multiple victims of a data breach involving a third-party vendor’s file-transfer service and is notifying potentially […]
February 20, 2021

Senator seeks probe of natural gas price spikes during storm

WASHINGTON — A Democratic senator is calling for federal investigations into possible price gouging of natural gas in the Midwest and other regions following severe […]