July 8, 2020

United will warn 36,000 workers they could be laid off

United Airlines is warning 36,000 employees – nearly half its U.S. staff – they could be furloughed in October, the clearest signal yet of how […]
July 8, 2020

Rust-fighter Northern Technologies saw one-third of its sales fall away this spring

Northern Technologies International, the Circle Pines-based maker of corrosion inhibitor products and services, said its latest quarterly revenue dropped significantly as key markets for its […]
July 8, 2020

Review: Lakes 12 roars back to life with ‘Jurassic Park’ franchise

Sure some things have changed — no reserved seating, social distancing reminder stickers on the floor, Plexiglas at registers, reduced $5 admission, etc. — but […]
July 8, 2020

Evers restarting plans to expand I-94 around Milwaukee

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers said Wednesday that he plans to seek federal approval to restart a long-stalled project to expand a 3.5-mile […]
July 8, 2020

Supreme Court sides with Catholic schools in employment suit

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is siding with two Catholic schools in a ruling that underscores that certain employees of religious schools, hospitals and social […]
July 8, 2020

EU bets on clean hydrogen to decarbonize and boost economy

The executive branch of the European Union unveiled plans Wednesday to boost the production of clean hydrogen as part of its goal to achieve climate […]
July 8, 2020

Renters face financial cliff ahead; limited help available

Renters are nearing the end of their financial rope. People who rent have largely been able to survive the initial months of the pandemic helped […]
July 8, 2020

How to organize important documents simply and safely

Tax filing deadlines inspire many of us to vow that we’re finally going to organize our papers. Start with understanding what should be kept, in […]
July 8, 2020

Allstate acquires National General for $4 billion in cash

SILVER SPRING, Md. — Allstate is buying National General Holdings for $4 billion in cash, expanding the scope of its insurance holdings. National General shareholders […]
July 8, 2020

Famed clothier Brooks Brothers files for bankruptcy

NEW YORK — The storied Manhattan clothier Brooks Brothers is filing for bankruptcy protection. The company that says it’s put 40 U.S. presidents in its […]