July 27, 2020

The Latest: India adding testing facilities to track virus

NEW DELHI — As India recorded nearly 50,000 fresh cases of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi prepared to launch facilities in three major cities […]
July 27, 2020

This Week: Fed meeting, Apple earns, consumer spending

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: THE FED SPEAKS The Federal Reserve delivers an update on […]
July 27, 2020

U's School of Architecture works to address racial justice

MINNEAPOLIS — Less than two weeks into her position as a new professor and head of the University of Minnesota’s School of Architecture, Jennifer Yoos […]
July 27, 2020

Ice cream sales, boat repair boom on Lake Wisconsin

MERRIMAC, Wis. — Adam Gallus was prepared for the worst when in April he forged ahead with a more than $20,000 remodeling project on his […]
July 27, 2020

Jobless workers worry about end of federal pandemic aid

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — For Liz Carey, the additional $600 unemployment payment every week during the COVID-19 pandemic at least has eased the financial stress […]
July 27, 2020

A new way to see grain movements in port of Duluth-Superior

So, the News Tribune looked into the situation. The first thing the Duluth Seaway Port Authority said, via spokesperson Jayson Hron, was that it was […]
July 27, 2020

Software giant SAP to spin off Qualtrics and take it public

NEW YORK — SAP says it plans to spin off Qualtrics and take it public less than two years after acquiring the survey-software provider. SAP […]
July 26, 2020

Trump to discuss energy, tour oil rig, raise money in Texas

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump will shift his focus to American energy dominance during a stop in Texas later this week that will include his […]
July 26, 2020

Minnesota ad agencies pledge to post racial employment data, make more diverse hires

In the wake of George Floyd’s killing and nationwide protests that followed, 32 Minnesota ad agencies have promised to disclose their racial employment data and […]
July 26, 2020

Making deposits will pay off with great interest

A group of 50 people was attending a seminar. For a group activity, the leader gave each attendee one balloon and asked each person to […]