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Employers around the state added an estimated 11,200 jobs last month, and the state's unemployment rate fell slightly to an 18-year low of 3 percent.
Consumers will have a new generic alternative to the widely used -- and pricey -- device to counter life-threatening allergic reactions.
Claims that Mayo held a young patient against her will? A family sneaking their daughter out to move her to another hospital? That's a story that bears follow-up, especially if it's happening in our backyard. Here is how MPR News reported that story
Staff members of the editorial page at The Boston Globe coordinated a campaign for hundreds of papers to simultaneously publish opinion pieces defending the role of the free press.
Frustrated Frontier Communications customers in Minnesota have gotten the attention of the Public Utilities Commission about slow internet and poor customer service. Many of the company's 100,000 Minnesota customers have few other options for internet. And they are not happy.
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey's proposed 2019 budget calls for $40 million for affordable housing.
Employees at the company can now work from home to take care of their new pets.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters that Obama created only 195,000 jobs for African-Americans during his tenure compared to Trump's 700,000 new jobs in two years. The U.S. economy added about 3 million jobs for black workers under Obama.
How can newsrooms better reflect the communities that they serve?
As a trade war brews between the U.S. and its major trading partners, we looked into the carts of back-to-school shoppers to see how global trade might show up in their baskets
Documents obtained by NPR show proposed changes that critics say would leave service members vulnerable to getting ripped off when they buy cars.
President Donald Trump's call for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles forced Gov. Scott Walker and other Republicans to either criticize the president or stick with the Milwaukee-based company just ahead of Tuesday's primary where Trump allegiance has been a central focus.
The Tesla CEO, reportedly under scrutiny by federal regulators for earlier statements, says the Saudi fund is looking to diversify away from oil with a bigger investment in the electric car company.
text Climate One: Wall Street and Climate Change
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:39:57 -0500
Host Greg Dalton interviews three experts on the ways corporations, and their shareholders, can make an impact on climate change and environmental sustainability.
In the age of fast-paced social media, the pressure to perform has reached new heights. Like many entertainers who dream of reaching the top, YouTube stars are discovering it's not all fun and games.
Documents obtained by MPR News detail the rising number of businesses being audited to find unauthorized immigrants. The shutdown of St. Agnes Baking Co. earlier this year shows the cascading effects of the federal crackdown.
Some cities in the Bay Area want to stop tech companies from offering free or discounted food in their cafeterias. The idea is to make employees go to local businesses for their meals.
Laser beams that sweep erratically across crops have shown promise in protecting harvests from loss caused by birds. But researchers are still studying whether the beams may harm the animals' retinas.
Retaliatory tariffs on dairy may put dairy farmers in Wisconsin, a state won by Donald Trump in 2016, up for political grabs in this year's midterm elections.
President Donald Trump boasts that his trade policies are bringing back the steel industry, but corporate earnings reports suggest they're also hurting the bottom line at some manufacturing companies.