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Wells Fargo chief gets chewed out on Capitol Hill over account scandal

How much anger have Wells Fargo and its CEO stirred up? Enough to get Democrats and Republicans at the U.S. Capitol to agree on something. A rare dose of bipartisanship was displayed by the Senate...

September 20, 2016

After internet and cable, now Comcast wants to be your cellphone provider

You know how much you love having Comcast as your pay-TV provider? Well starting next year they could be your cellphone provider as well. Comcast Corp. CEO Brian Roberts announced Tuesday the...

September 20, 2016

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Tactile Medical Founder Launches $500K Round For New Massage Device

Irene Waldridge began work on her latest business, Eva Medtec, in 2012, shortly after leaving her role as Tactile Medical’s vice president and chief technologist.

September 20, 2016

'Get out Muslims' sign: Muslim leaders reach out to the restaurant's owner

A restaurant and ice cream store in a quiet Minnesota town is the center of controversy after the owner put up a sign that reads “MUSLIMS GET OUT.” The sign outside Treats Family...

September 20, 2016

Andrew Zimmern Partners With The Big Know For Cooking Course

The celebrity television star and chef is teaching the basics of cooking on a Minneapolis-based education platform.

September 20, 2016

2 Minnesota Kmart stores are closing, and liquidation sales start this week

Two of Minnesota’s Kmart stores will be closing. The stores in Moorhead and West St. Paul will shut down later this year, Howard Riefs of Sears Holdings (which owns Sears and Kmart) confirmed...

September 20, 2016

That premium gas you're buying is a waste of money, AAA says

If the manufacturer doesn’t require premium gas, don’t put it in your car. That’s according to a AAA study, which found drivers in the United States wasted more than $2.1 billion...

September 20, 2016

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Boston Scientific Granted European Approval For “Highly Anticipated” Heart Device

The company is still looking for market approval of its Lotus Edge Valve System in the U.S. and Japan.

September 19, 2016

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Prevent Biometrics Launches Beta Test For Concussion-Monitoring Mouth Guard

The company’s CEO said its device is the “most accurate head sensor product on the market” compared to the competition, which places sensors on the skin or inside the helmet.

September 19, 2016

Two Twin Cities suburbs among '50 Best Places to Live' in America

The Twin Cities is home to two of the best places to live in America, according to Time Money, with Eden Prairie in second place. The southwest suburb was number one on the list – which ranks small...

September 19, 2016

Walk through Minneapolis raises $1.25M for Alzheimer's research

An annual Alzheimer’s fundraiser in the Twin Cities has become one of the nation’s biggest – and this year’s event was no exception. More than 11,000 walkers joined with the...

September 18, 2016

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Artificial Intelligence Co. Jvion Selected As Winner Of Mayo’s Think Big Challenge

The national competition, which opened in July, resulted in Jvion taking home $50,000 and moving into Mayo’s Rochester headquarters as an “entrepreneur in residence.”

September 16, 2016

The brand new Unmapped Brewery has found its place on the map

Another brewery has found its place on Minnesota’s brewery map. Unmapped Brewery Co. signed a lease for a 9,000-square-foot facility in Minnetonka, with the hope of opening the taproom by May...

September 16, 2016

More people are biking to work in Minneapolis than ever before, city says

More people are getting to work on two wheels. The latest U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey shows 5 percent of Minneapolis residents are biking to work. That’s the highest...

September 16, 2016

St. Paul Swine Vaccine Maker ProtaTek To Be Acquired By Pharmgate

The president of Pharmgate said its purchase of ProtaTek would likely improve its international sales, particularly in China.

September 15, 2016

Minnesota Receives Federal Grant To Boost Job Opportunities For The Disabled

State officials hope the funding will help provide training and employment outreach to those with disability issues.

September 15, 2016

Tommy Hilfiger Among New EVINE Investors

Company touts $10 million “strategic investment” from designer, others.

September 15, 2016

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CoCo Expanding Its Grain Exchange Space

The new space at the company's flagship location will accommodate 250 more people.

September 15, 2016

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Family Business Service Firms Hubler, Platinum Group Merge

Both companies have been working within the Minnesota business scene since the early 1980s.

September 15, 2016

2015 was a good year for household incomes in MN – unless you're black

Most Minnesotans saw a generous bump in their household incomes last year – but that didn’t stop the inequality gap from getting even wider, with black residents getting left behind. Census...

September 15, 2016

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