October 7, 2020

Ruby Tuesday, hit by COVID closures, files for bankruptcy

Ruby Tuesday is filing for bankruptcy protection, the latest casual restaurant chain to suffer from coronavirus-related closures and changing consumer habits. The Maryville, Tennessee-based company, […]
October 7, 2020

Shipt plans to add another 100k workers for holidays

Target-owned delivery service company Shipt says it wants to add 100,000 additional workers to help shop orders during the busy holiday season. The move comes […]
October 7, 2020

'Ghost kitchens' and 'virtual food halls' might be the next frontier in Twin Cities dining

Sandwiches had been on Carrie McCabe-Johnston’s mind for two years. Ever since a family vacation to Florence, Italy, where labyrinth stone streets teem with purveyors […]
October 7, 2020

In about-face, Trump seeks to salvage parts of virus aid

WASHINGTON — The White House on Wednesday tried to salvage its favorite items lost in the rubble of COVID-19 relief talks that President Donald Trump […]
October 7, 2020

LeBron James latest athlete to be on Wheaties boxes

General Mills is putting LeBron James on the cover of its Wheaties cereal box, a move that not only celebrates his status as an all-time […]
October 7, 2020

Companies interested in buying Coal Creek power station

At least two companies are interested in acquiring the McLean County power plant and the transmission line that runs to Minnesota, according to the director […]
October 7, 2020

US court denies bid to force expanded Indiana mail-in voting

INDIANAPOLIS — A federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit that aimed to make mail-in ballots available to all Indiana voters for this fall’s election […]
October 7, 2020

Stocks rise as Trump tweets on stimulus keep market spinning

NEW YORK — Stocks are recovering on Wall Street Wednesday after President Donald Trump appeared to backtrack on his decision to halt talks on another […]
October 7, 2020

Appeals court: Trump must turn over taxes to prosecutor

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump’s accountant must turn over his tax records to a New York state prosecutor, an appeals court ruled Wednesday in […]
October 7, 2020

EU official touts extra billions for Western Balkans

SKOPJE, North Macedonia — The European Union’s enlargement commissioner said Wednesday that the bloc is seeking to secure another 20 billion euros ($24 billion) of […]