September 27, 2020

The Latest: Melbourne eases lockdown, reopens schools, work

MELBOURNE, Australia — Australia’s second-largest city, Melbourne, has further eased lockdown restrictions imposed after a surge in coronavirus cases, allowing most children to return to […]
September 26, 2020

Minnesota nonprofits worry about 'donor fatigue' during COVID-19 as they kick off year-end fundraising

Angela Gaare opened up her wallet when a nonprofit sent an urgent request last spring for help as the COVID-19 pandemic began. When Clare Housing […]
September 26, 2020

As workers wait for more federal aid, Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport's long-term fate rests with Delta

The fate of workers at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport could be shaped this week by decisions in Washington. The fate of the airport may hinge […]
September 26, 2020

Her words: Amy Coney Barrett on faith, precedent, abortion

Some notable quotes from Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, a former Notre Dame law professor and current judge on the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit […]
September 26, 2020

New trial ordered for NY millionaire in autistic son's death

NEW YORK — A federal judge has ordered a new trial for a self-made health care millionaire who was convicted six years ago of fatally […]
September 26, 2020

Minnesota solar developers fault Xcel for delays in their projects

Minnesota solar-energy developers said their proposed projects — from rooftop arrays to community solar gardens — are suffering long delays at the hands of Xcel […]
September 26, 2020

Puckett comes back from shooting, revives Wendy's House of Soul amid pandemic

Wendy Puckett, a veteran Minneapolis cook and caterer, is resilient. She survived being shot with a pellet gun last fall, which put her in the […]
September 26, 2020

Running a tighter Shipt: Target-owned delivery service aims for growth

As shoppers shifted habits toward online purchases in the midst of stay-at-home orders in the spring, the Target-owned Shipt same-day delivery business grew its orders, […]
September 26, 2020

Q&A: How to handle technology issues with online school

NEW YORK — Across the U.S., the pandemic has forced students to attend virtual school to prevent spread of the coronavirus. But the more we […]
September 26, 2020

Kansas City weighs another bid to honor Martin Luther King

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A year after a divisive debate that ended with Kansas City residents voting to remove the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s […]