October 28, 2020

'We need you': GOP hunts for new voters in Trump territory

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. — President Donald Trump’s campaign has a bold theory for how he will win reelection: It can tap a universe of millions […]
October 28, 2020

California utility slow to pull plug before wildfire erupted

LOS ANGELES — Facing extreme wildfire conditions this week that included hurricane-level winds, the main utility in Northern California cut power to nearly 1 million […]
October 28, 2020

Tennessee Senate nominee connects activism to election

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — When the Rev. Tondala Hayward learned about plans to build a landfill next to her church in a predominantly Black, working-class neighborhood […]
October 28, 2020

Zeta takes aim at a hurricane-weary Gulf Coast

NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana braced Wednesday for what is expected to be its third hurricane strike this year as Zeta, the 27th named storm of […]
October 27, 2020

Texas council outlaws social worker bias against clients

AUSTIN, Texas — A Texas council on Tuesday rescinded action that would have allowed social workers to turn away clients on the basis of their […]
October 27, 2020

Planning commission grants variances for storage condo site

A variance request to allow significantly smaller lot sizes on a parcel set for development into a storage condo facility received Crow Wing County Planning […]
October 27, 2020

Complaint says Enbridge's new $2.6 billion pipeline is no longer necessary

A Minnesota Indigenous environmental group told state utility regulators Tuesday that Enbridge has been adding considerable capacity to its existing oil pipelines in recent years, […]
October 27, 2020

N95s, other health care products continue to buoy 3M

3M’s strong sales to the health care industry — buoyed by its N95 masks — helped offset negative effects to other businesses because of the […]
October 27, 2020

Both newspapers in Utah's capital to cease daily publication

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City will go from two daily printed newspapers to none after both of its major publications cut print days […]
October 27, 2020

Craig Dahl suddenly retires as TCF's CEO, says Minnesota's No. 3 bank is in good hands

The retirement of Craig Dahl, the Minnesota banker who helped build and then reshape TCF Financial Corp., as its chief executive came suddenly, surprising investors […]