August 6, 2020

3M cuts 1,700 more jobs after selling a business and grappling with virus slowdown

After announcing in January that it would cut about 1,500 jobs in another restructuring, 3M has since moved to eliminate an additional 1,700 positions due […]
August 6, 2020

SBA offers financial aid to fix riot damages; businesses and individuals can apply

The Small Business Administration is offering disaster loans of up to $2 million to businesses and residents in the Twin Cities who incurred financial damage […]
August 6, 2020

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tests positive ahead of Trump visit

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested positive Thursday for the coronavirus just ahead a planned meeting with President Donald Trump. The Republican governor’s […]
August 6, 2020

New York attorney general seeks to dissolve NRA

New York’s attorney general sued the National Rifle Association on Thursday, seeking to put the powerful gun advocacy organization out of business over allegations that […]
August 6, 2020

US average mortgage rates fall; 30-year loan at 2.88%

WASHINGTON — U.S. average rates on long-term mortgages fell this week, pushing the key 30-year loan to a record low for the eighth time this […]
August 6, 2020

Playing electoral defense, Trump to promote recovery in Ohio

WASHINGTON — Forced to play defense in states he led comfortably months ago, President Donald Trump set his sights on Ohio on Thursday in an […]
August 6, 2020

GOP senators clash on proposal to force open-market beef deals

Two senior Republican U.S. senators from top farm states have locked horns over legislation intended to make cattle markets more transparent, after the COVID-19 pandemic […]
August 6, 2020

Joe Biden launches new national ad aimed at Black Americans

DETROIT — Joe Biden’s Democratic presidential campaign has launched a new national ad focused on Black Americans, urging them to stand up to President Donald […]
August 6, 2020

Hearing set for 5 indicted in $60M Ohio bribery probe

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A court hearing was scheduled Thursday for five members of what one defendant called an “unholy alliance” aimed at bailing out two […]
August 6, 2020

Many more likely sought jobless aid amid resurgence of virus

WASHINGTON — With the nation still gripped by an alarming resurgence of coronavirus cases, the U.S. government will provide its latest snapshot Thursday of the […]