June 18, 2021

Russian tall ship returns to Lake Superior

The 18th-century tall ship replica from Duluth’s sister city of Petrovadosk, Russia, was launched back into the water May 30, according to the boat’s Facebook […]
June 18, 2021

Biden objects to raising gas tax to pay for infrastructure

WASHINGTON — The White House made clear Friday that President Joe Biden was opposed to letting the federal gasoline tax rise at the rate of […]
June 18, 2021

Boeing's newest version of the 737 Max makes first flight

SEATTLE — Boeing’s newest version of the 737 Max jetliner completed its first test flight Friday in a move that the company hopes will signal […]
June 18, 2021

US stocks slump; S&P 500 has its worst week since February

NEW YORK — Stocks sank again on Wall Street Friday, knocking the S&P 500 to its worst weekly loss since February, as more steam comes […]
June 18, 2021

Biden promotes milestone of 300M vaccine shots in 150 days

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden took a cautious victory lap Friday in his quest to bring the COVID-19 pandemic under control, announcing that 300 million […]
June 18, 2021

Tech Savvy: Amazon Prime Day tips can save time and money

But for longtime Prime members who believe they know everything there is about the online retail giant’s two-day annual event, there are even more tricks […]
June 18, 2021

Stocks slump again, S&P 500 heading for worst loss in month

NEW YORK — Stocks are slumping on Wall Street Friday, and the S&P 500 is on track for its first losing week in four, as […]
June 18, 2021

US Coast Guard Cutter Alder leaving Twin Ports for Bay Area

After spending over 16 years homeported in the Twin Ports, Alder and its crew will move to Baltimore for a year of maintenance, before the […]
June 18, 2021

Iowa's high court stops lawsuit over farm runoff pollution

DES MOINES, Iowa — A sharply divided Iowa Supreme Court on Friday stopped a lawsuit aimed at reducing the flow of fertilizer and hog farm […]
June 18, 2021

Minneapolis device company moves into diabetic testing market

A Minneapolis direct-to-consumer medical device and wellness management company is developing a product that could potentially support millions of Americans dealing with diabetes. AmVentureX is […]