November 3, 2020

Minnesota firms join the rush to hire seasonal workers for holidays

Seasonal workers are in high demand in Minnesota and across the country as retailers try to fill positions that can help with distribution and contactless […]
November 3, 2020

Cruise industry throws in the towel on 2020, looks to 2021

SILVER SPRING, Md. — The cruise industry has jettisoned hopes of restarting operations this year. Days after both Carnival and Norwegian extended a halt on […]
November 3, 2020

Stocks rally again worldwide as Election Day finally arrives

NEW YORK — Stocks are rallying Tuesday as Election Day finally arrives following a punishing campaign that created enough uncertainty to help send markets spinning. […]
November 3, 2020

Market debut of Chinese e-finance giant Ant Group postponed

HONG KONG — The planned stock market debut of the world’s biggest online finance company, Ant Group, was suspended in Shanghai and Hong Kong on […]
November 3, 2020

Conviction and 10-year sentence upheld in payday loan scam

NEW YORK — An appeals court on Tuesday upheld the conviction and 10-year sentence for a man who ran a $220 million predatory payday lending […]
November 3, 2020

Kentucky police head resigns after report on old training

FRANKFORT, Ky. — The head of Kentucky State Police is stepping down days after a report surfaced about old training materials the agency used that […]
November 3, 2020

Busiest October in 15 years for Twin Cities homebuilders

Election jitters normally put a lid on home buying. Not this year. Record low mortgage rates and a flurry of buyers on the hunt for […]
November 3, 2020

Minnesota firms join the rush to hire part-time workers for holidays

Seasonal workers are in high demand in Minnesota and across the country as retailers try to fill positions that can help with distribution and contactless […]
November 3, 2020

Millennial Money: Minimalist tips to maximize the holidays

After spending nearly $2,000 in gifts for her daughter’s first Christmas in 2017, Meg Nordmann knew her holiday strategy had to change. “I totally blew […]
November 3, 2020

Nation by nation, the world watches Election Day in the US

For four years, the world’s nations have watched as a very different American president engages with the international community — or doesn’t. Longtime alliances have […]