Target's first-quarter profits fell 29 percent, as cool spring weather and worries about the economy curbed shoppers' spending.
Best Buy Co. on Tuesday reported a loss in its fiscal first quarter as it sold its stake in Best Buy Europe and works on a turnaround plan that includes cutting costs and closing some stores.
Imagine you're accused of illegally downloading a pornographic video. Whether you actually did or not, you now face a demand to pay several thousand dollars to settle the matter. Or you could pay the legal costs of a court battle and have the allegations made public.
Target is testing a video streaming service called Target Ticket. The service's website says it provides 15,000 titles, including new releases, classic movies and next-day TV shows.
A detention hearing has been postponed again for a man accused in what the FBI has called a thwarted terror plot in western Minnesota.
A new lawyer for Tom Petters said the disgraced businessman's prison sentence should be shortened because the original defense lawyer never told Petters about a plea bargain offer.
The FBI believes "a terror attack was disrupted" when authorities arrested a man after they converged on a mobile home in western Minnesota that contained Molotov cocktails, suspected pipe bombs and firearms, the agency said Monday.
3M is spinning off two businesses that are highly respected by fly fishing fans.
Target is offering customers some shopping guidance for electronics from the editors of "Wired" magazine.
Ecolab announced plans to cut some 500 jobs nationwide, related to the company's recently finalized $2.2 billion acquisition of Champion Technologies.
Shares of Best Buy rose 7 percent Tuesday, following an announcement the retailer is selling its share of a European joint venture to its partner, Carphone Warehouse Group.
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Monday said she's optimistic a tax on medical devices will be overturned.
A high-tech lightbulb from 3M has won a national Edison award, which recognizes innovation.
Several law enforcement agencies in the metro area will be collecting unwanted prescription drugs.
First-quarter profits for Maplewood-based 3M barely rose, as the company posted net income of $1.1 billion. Sales for the first three months of the year grew two percent to $7.6 billion.