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Target Warns Of Soft Sales As Data Breach Costs Reach $236M

Target revealed more details about the continuing costs of its data breach and is seeing uninspiring sales in both the United States and Canada.

August 05, 2014

Pay raise: Minimum wage goes up Friday, companies divided on impact

Hundreds of thousands of Minnesotans will get a pay raise Friday as the state’s minimum wage increases for the first time in a decade. As of midnight Friday, the state’s minimum wage...

July 31, 2014

MAP: A snapshot of Americans in the most debt

Just over 20 percent of Twin Cities adults with a credit file have debt in collections, meaning their non-mortgage debts, such as medical bills, credit card bills, car or student loans, are so late...

July 29, 2014

Law

Investment Advisor Fined For Alleged $2M Ponzi Scheme

Mark Holt, who is also an attorney, is being fined $300,000 for allegedly defrauding investment clients, many of whom were elderly.

July 24, 2014

Sales Surge To Record Highs At Multiple MN Companies

3M, Tennant Company, Graco, Proto Labs, Piper Jaffray, and Deluxe Corporation experienced particularly strong growth in their latest quarters.

July 24, 2014

Gov. Dayton earned $352,000 last year, gave $10K to charity

Gov. Mark Dayton earned $352,601 last year, according to his 2013 tax return which he released to the public Wednesday.  His income came from three sources: – Salary as governor: $116,092 – Capital...

July 23, 2014

Polaris headquarters in Medina

Polaris Reports Record Profits And Sales, Again

The motorcycle and off-road vehicle maker increased its earnings forecast for 2014; it now expects its full-year profits to jump 20 percent over 2013.

July 22, 2014

Congressional Fundraising: Franken Raises And Spends A Lot, Mills Self-Funds

Here are some key numbers from the campaign finance reports filed with the Federal Election Commission on Tuesday.

July 16, 2014

Debt dip: Minnesota college students carry slightly less debt

The debt hole that Minnesota college students have been digging themselves into has stopped getting deeper. The Minnesota Office of Higher Education reported that ­Minnesota college graduates...

July 15, 2014

State Sen. Sean Nienow files for bankruptcy; owes $900K

A Republican state senator who has more than $900,000 in debts has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, MPR News reports. State Sen. Sean Nienow, R-Cambridge, and his wife, Cynthia, filed for bankruptcy...

July 12, 2014

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