July 6, 2021

European powers decry latest nuclear move by Iran

BERLIN — Germany, France and Britain are voicing “grave concern” over a further move by Iran that they say is a serious violation of its […]
July 6, 2021

New US rules to protect animal farmers expected soon

OMAHA, Neb. — The Biden administration plans to issue a new rule to protect the rights of farmers who raise cows, chickens and hogs against […]
July 6, 2021

Mayo Clinic licenses technology for vaccine development

An Oklahoma company has licensed technology from Mayo Clinic that’s meant to boost the protective capacity of new vaccines, including a COVID-19 vaccine that’s being […]
July 6, 2021

UW budget includes no undergraduate tuition increases

MADISON, Wis. — University of Wisconsin System leaders have decided not to raise tuition for in-state undergraduates even though they could have the power to […]
July 6, 2021

New operator chosen for NYC ice rink formerly run by Trump

NEW YORK — A consortium of businesses and nonprofits will run Central Park’s Wollman rink, one of four recreational concessions that were operated by Donald […]
July 6, 2021

Eden Prairie's C.H. Robinson sees big opportunity in green energy

The green energy economy is providing a big growth opportunity for Eden Prairie-based C.H. Robinson. C.H. Robinson says all the signs point to growth in […]
July 6, 2021

911 callers urge help for hockey player killed by fireworks

A woman told a 911 dispatcher that Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks was “getting ready to go into convulsions” after he was struck in […]
July 6, 2021

Ocugen, Welbilt rise; Talos Energy, Hess fall

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: Weibo Corp., up $3.43 to $57.74. The China-based social media company is reportedly in talks […]
July 6, 2021

S&P 500 sees 1st decline after 7 straight gains; oil falls

Stocks are closing mostly lower Tuesday, with the S&P 500 posting its first decline after seven consecutive gains. The benchmark index slipped 0.2% and the […]
July 6, 2021

Lebanon caretaker premier pleads for aid as crisis worsens

BEIRUT — Lebanon’s caretaker prime minister warned Tuesday that the country is hurtling toward a “social explosion” and appealed on the international community for assistance […]