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Target Reaches $67M Settlement With Visa Over Data Breach

Target plans to cover the expenses incurred by Visa card issuers after millions of customer’s personal data was stolen in 2013.

August 18, 2015


Two Local Restaurateurs Sentenced For Hiring, Harboring Undocumented Workers

The owner and manager of two Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet locations knowingly hired at least 17 illegal immigrants.

August 11, 2015

Charge: 71-year-old estate sales businesswoman stole $150K from clients

A Hopkins woman known for handling estate sales in the Twin Cities is in hot water, after being charged with stealing almost $150,000 from her clients. Through MJ & Associates, 71-year-old Mary...

July 30, 2015


Plaintiffs Allege Target Has Been Concealing Information

Allegedly, Target has blanketed all of its court filings under “confidential” status, making the documents especially difficult to access for the plaintiffs.

July 29, 2015

Medical cannabis firm hires lawmaker as a consultant

State Rep. Dan Schoen did a lot of legwork to help LeafLine Labs, one of the state’s two medical marijuana manufacturers, land in Cottage Grove. Now, the company has hired him as a security...

July 15, 2015


MN Man Sentenced 37 Months In Counterfeit Jersey Scam

The Inver Grove Heights man sold fake hats and jerseys from America’s five most-popular sports leagues.

July 09, 2015

Minnesota Attorney General: Loan assistance firm defrauded students

If you do some digging on the website of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, you’ll see a warning to college students about so-called “Loan Assistance Companies” who charge...

July 01, 2015

Piper Jaffray, Dougherty To Pay SEC Penalties

Settlements stem from violations on municipal bond sales.

June 25, 2015

2 charged in Twin Cities credit card cloning scam

Two people are charged in Dakota County with using dozens of “cloned” credit cards to make thousands of dollars worth of fraudulent purchases across the Twin Cities metro area. Emile...

June 17, 2015

Jury awards more than $2 million to dairy farmers in stray voltage suit

A jury has awarded nearly $2.5 million to compensate Wright County dairy farmers for losses caused by stray voltage from their local power company’s equipment, the Associated Press reports...

June 01, 2015

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