Twin Cities residents opposed to revised flight paths at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport have won a victory in their attempt to block changes that would have concentrated noise over some homes in South Minneapolis and Edina.
An MPR News investigation found the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has dealt with allegations and suspicions of child sexual abuse involving at least 70 clergy members since 1950 -- nearly double the church's official count.
An MPR News investigation found the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has dealt with allegations and suspicions of child sexual abuse involving at least 70 clergy members since 1950 -- nearly double the church's official count. Explore an interactive database with details of the allegations against those priests, deacons and monks, along with the locations of their service and their current status.
During an investment conference in Florida today, General Mills officials told reporters that the company will look for opportunities to expand its snack, ice cream and other businesses in fast-growing markets such as China, India and Indonesia.
Shares of Medtronic fell as much as 3 percent Tuesday after the company reported a big drop in its third-quarter profit.
The massive theft of customer information from Target is changing the landscape. That theft is producing more political, consumer and industry interest in making payment cards much more secure than they have been.
Both markets include hub airports for Delta Airlines, which captures about 80 percent of the travelers on the route and has offered the only nonstop service. Its one-way fares on the route averaged nearly $350 in the spring of last year.
The company provided no reason for the departure of chief executive John Gilbert, but investors seemed to like the news.
A federal source with knowledge of the investigation confirms authorities are trying to determine if hackers gained access to Target's computer systems by stealing log-in and password information from the contractor, Fazio Mechanical Services.
The hackers who stole data on millions of Target customers broke into the retailer's computers using information lifted from a Pennsylvania heating and cooling contractor, a prominent technology reporter said Wednesday.
An executive of Target Corp. says the retailer has taken actions to shore up security following the massive breach of millions of consumers' data during the holiday season. He urged banks, retailers and the government to work together to protect consumers.
One website that sells stolen credit and debit card information is clean and user friendly, but it's run by a sophisticated criminal who could harm naive users.
The institutions aren't happy about the costs they're incurring -- an estimated $25 million to $30 million -- because of the massive data breach at Target, said Bill Hampel, chief economist for the Credit Union National Association.
The consumer electronics retailer is consolidating sales departments and reducing the number of managers in Canadian stores.
The nation's biggest banks have replaced 15 million credit and debit cards involved in the massive data theft at Target stores, according to the Consumer Bankers Association, a trade group.