July 16, 2020

California salons say new closures threaten their survival

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — At the start of the year, Luis Lopez moved his barbershop to a bigger location with three more chairs and more […]
July 16, 2020

Four more years? Trump struggles to outline second term plan

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump is adamant that he wants another four years in office. It’s less clear what he would do with them. […]
July 16, 2020

Jewish leaders condemn 'hurtful' words by Nick Cannon

The Anti-Defamation League and other Jewish leaders on Wednesday condemned what they called “hurtful words” and anti-Semitic theories expressed by Nick Cannon, a day after […]
July 16, 2020

Pequot Lakes Bean Hole Days

× Along with the normal bowls of beans, volunteers get beans ready for to-go orders Wednesday, July 15, during Pequot Lakes Bean Hole Days. The […]
July 16, 2020

Longtime St. Paul Foundation leader Paul Verret dies at 79

A story in the Star Tribune in April 2003 reported that Paul Verret was stepping down after nearly three decades as the head of the […]
July 16, 2020

Minneapolis-based M Health Fairview offers retail antibody test for COVID-19

A retail COVID-19 antibody test is now available through M Health Fairview that promotes 99% accuracy and offers an answer to all who believe they […]
July 15, 2020

Esper order aims to expand diversity, skirts major decisions

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Mark Esper took steps Wednesday to expand diversity within the military and reduce prejudice, but he skirted several major decisions, including […]
July 15, 2020

North Dakota tribe sues over ruling giving minerals to state

BISMARCK, N.D. — Leaders of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation in North Dakota sued the federal government Wednesday due to a Department of Interior […]
July 15, 2020

Climate change makes freak Siberian heat 600 times likelier

Nearly impossible without man-made global warming, this year’s freak Siberian heat wave is producing climate change’s most flagrant footprint of extreme weather, a new flash […]
July 15, 2020

Colombia relocates village of ex-rebels as killings surge

A village of former guerrilla fighters who laid down their arms in a historic 2016 peace deal was relocated by Colombian authorities Wednesday after 11 […]