ASIAN STOCKS RISE AFTER WALL ST SLIPS CLOSER TO BEAR MARKET

Asian stock markets rose Friday after Wall Street fell closer to bear territory, China cut a key interest rate and Japanese inflation...

FORMULA SHORTAGE COULD EASE BY LATE JUNE, BUT FEELS FAR OFF TO MANY MINNESOTA CAREGIVERS

 
 
 

CARBON REMOVAL TECHNOLOGIES TO GET $3.5B FEDERAL INVESTMENT

The federal government is investing in machines that suck giant amounts of carbon dioxide out of the air in the hopes of reducing damage...

SENATE SHIPS $40B UKRAINE AID BILL TO BIDEN FOR SIGNATURE

The Senate whisked a $40 billion package of military, economic and food aid for Ukraine and U.S. allies to final congressional approval...

 
 
 

CISCO, MONRO FALL; BJ'S WHOLESALE CLUB, SYNOPSIS RISE

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Thursday:

CANADA BANS CHINA'S HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES FROM 5G NETWORKS

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government has decided to ban China's Huawei Technologies from Canada's next-generation mobile...

 
 
 

UKRAINIAN TROOPS SURRENDERING AT MARIUPOL REGISTERED AS POWS

The fate of hundreds of Ukrainian fighters who surrendered after holding out against punishing attacks on Mariupol's steel factory...

NAVALNY'S TEAM URGES MORE RUSSIAN SANCTIONS TO HELP UKRAINE

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny's team hit Capitol Hill on Thursday, urging a fresh round of sanctions over the war in Ukraine...

 
 
 

JAN. 6 PANEL ASKS GOP LAWMAKER TO TESTIFY ABOUT CAPITOL TOUR

The congressional committee investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection is asking a House Republican for more information about a tour...

CENSUS OVERCOUNT OF MINNESOTA'S POPULATION AIDED POLITICAL WIN

 
 
 

MINNESOTA LEGISLATURE STRIKES DEAL ALLOWING GROWLER SALES FOR STATE'S LARGEST BREWERIES

STOCKS END LOWER, NEARING BUT NOT QUITE IN A BEAR MARKET

Stocks ended another volatile day lower on Wall Street Thursday, bringing the market closer to its first bear market since the beginning...

 
 
 

REBUTTING TURKEY, BIDEN LAUDS NATO BIDS OF SWEDEN, FINLAND

Flanked by the leaders of Finland and Sweden, President Joe Biden forcefully supported their applications to join NATO on Thursday...

SACRAMENTO GOES DARK IN POWER OUTAGE, LEGISLATURE DELAYED

A power outage in Sacramento on Thursday that left much of the city's downtown area in the dark delayed the start of California's Legislature.

 
 
 

EX-INTERIM MAYOR IN PUERTO RICO PLEADS GUILTY TO CORRUPTION

A former interim mayor in Puerto Rico pleaded guilty Thursday to participating in a bribery conspiracy just weeks after the ex-mayor...

OZ, MCCORMICK TIED IN PA. WITH THOUSANDS OF BALLOTS TO COUNT

Vote counting in Pennsylvania's Republican primary for the U.S. Senate dragged into a third day as Dr. Mehmet Oz and former hedge fund...

 
 
 

MINNESOTA DFLERS WORK TO BUILD MOMENTUM IN TOUGH ELECTION YEAR

CONGRESS OKS LATEST $40B TO HELP UKRAINE REPULSE RUSSIA

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a $40 billion infusion of military and economic aid for Ukraine and its allies on Thursday as both...

 
 
 

BIDEN HAILS SWEDEN, FINLAND NATO BIDS AS LEADERS VISIT US

President Joe Biden on Thursday hailed the "momentous" applications of once-neutral Sweden and Finland to join the North Atlantic Treaty...

FILING: CHICAGO 'TWO-FACED' ON ACKNOWLEDGING POLICE ABUSE

The city of Chicago pursues a "two-faced" strategy of acknowledging an ugly history of police brutality in public while directing its...

 
 
 



Crews battle house fire in Oxford

Crews battle house fire in Oxford

Five people including a police officer were injured in a fire in Oxford overnight. Read more ...

A Russian businessman has agreed to hire and pay all 62,000 of McDonald's...

McDonald's announced on Monday that it is exiting Russia. Alexander Nemenov/Getty Images McDonald's has sold all of its restaurants in Russia to a local businessman, it said... Read more ...

Report: G7 countries set to approve $18 billion for Ukraine

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - The Group of Seven leading economies are set to agree on more than $18 billion in aid for Ukrainian defense efforts as meetings of finance ministers... Read more ...

In a first, women are in line to referee at the men's World Cup

FIFA announced Thursday that its field of 129 referees and video match officials for this year's event in Qatar will include six women. Read more ...

Apple confirms end to debit and credit card payments in India

Apple confirms end to debit and credit card payments in India

Unified Payments Interface and net banking transactions are now customers' only options. What you need to know Apple has confirmed an end to credit and debit card payments for... Read more ...

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Encalife's Smart Galaxy Star Projector boasts plenty of features to create the perfect night-sky inspired mood. Read more ...

10 shot, 2 fatally, at State and Chicago on Near North Side, CPD says

Ten people were shot, two fatally, in a shooting outside a McDonald's on the Near North Side Thursday night, Chicago police said. Read more ...

After a discrediting campaign, DHS pauses a board created to combat...

A disinformation expert looks back on how disinformation killed a new government board she was hired to lead to help coordinate the Biden administration's efforts to address... Read more ...

Belarus charges dissident with organising ‘terrorist' group

Telegram channel Nexta's co-founder Stepan Putilo is accused of 'directing the activities of a terrorist organisation'. Read more ...

Nikhat Zareen becomes fifth Indian woman to win world boxing gold

The 25-year-old boxer from Telangana state beat Thailand's Jitpong Jutamas at the Women's World Boxing Championships. Read more ...