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Ag, iron-ore shipments lead to a strong month at Port of Duluth-Superior

5 monthes ago   |   By Star Tribune

The Chamber of Marine Commerce said the volume is welcome after worries from spring floods and trade tariffs.
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Google's parent company is shutting down power-generating kite subsidiary...

Google's parent company is shutting down power-generating kite subsidiary Makani: 'The road to commercialization is longer and riskier than hoped'

Alphabet is shutting down Makani, its power-generating kite subsidiary, a blog post from Makani CEO Fort Felker announced Tuesday. "This doesn't mean the end of the road for... Read more ...

US court shuts down Huawei lawsuit challenging ban on sales to federal agencies

US court shuts down Huawei lawsuit challenging ban on sales to federal agencies

A US district court has rejected a lawsuit brought by Chinese tech giant Huawei, who sought to sue the government over a law barring it from doing business with federal... Read more ...

Boeing found debris from manufacturing in stored 737 Max jets, a problem...

Boeing found debris from manufacturing in stored 737 Max jets, a problem that has plagued the company on a different plane

Boeing has found debris, likely left over from manufacturing, in several stored 737 Max aircraft, Leeham News reported. The items, known as foreign-object debris, or FOD, were... Read more ...

Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman ramps up his criticism of Bernie...

Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman ramps up his criticism of Bernie Sanders, calling him a 'bigger threat' to the stock market than coronavirus

Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman ripped into Sanders, saying he was "a bigger threat" to the stock market compared to the coronavirus, which has killed over 1,875 people in... Read more ...

LeBron James says he would be 'f--ing irate!' if the Astros cheating scandal...

LeBron James says he would be 'f--ing irate!' if the Astros cheating scandal had cost him a championship, demands Rob Manfred fix it for all sports

LeBron James wants MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred to fix the sport's cheating problem. James said he would be 'f--ing irate' and 'uncontrollable' if something similar had... Read more ...

Bloomberg's plan to tax financial transactions slammed by critics

Bloomberg's plan to tax financial transactions slammed by critics

Michael Bloomberg just proposed a tax on all financial transactions - and Wall Street is yawning. The former New York mayor said he would work with Congress to impose a... Read more ...

Ex-San Francisco Giant Aubrey Huff claims he's being punished for 'political...

Ex-San Francisco Giant Aubrey Huff claims he's being punished for 'political support of Donald Trump' after being excluded from 2010 World Series reunion over 'unacceptable tweets'

Former San Francisco Giants player Aubrey Huff has been told he's not welcome at the team's 2010 World Series reunion. "Aubrey has made multiple comments on social media that... Read more ...

Here are the top stocks Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway bought and sold...

Here are the top stocks Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway bought and sold at the end of 2019

Berkshire Hathaway, which is led by famed value investor Warren Buffett, released on Friday SEC filings showing which company stocks it bought, sold, and held in the fourth... Read more ...

Elon Musk took a shot at Bill Gates after the Microsoft founder said he...

Elon Musk took a shot at Bill Gates after the Microsoft founder said he bought Porsche's electric sports car instead of a Tesla - here are the details on Gates' new car

Microsoft founder Bill Gates bought Porsche's Taycan electric sports car. In response, Tesla CEO Elon Musk called his conversations with Gates "underwhelming." Porsche released... Read more ...

Trump administration targets Russian oil company for helping Venezuela skirt...

Trump administration targets Russian oil company for helping Venezuela skirt sanctions

The Trump administration on Tuesday announced new sanctions on Russian oil company Rosneft for helping Venezuela skirt sanctions on oil exports meant to pressure the Maduro... Read more ...