Minnesota Public Radio Stories
Target may go against history and look outside company for next CEO As Target searches for a new leader, a key question will be whether the company looks for someone who fits its corporate culture or brings in a different kind of executive, one who embodies change. 6:20 a.m.
Analyst: Target bungled Canada expansion The next CEO of Target will face a number of challenges and one of the biggest is turning things around in Canada. 7:20 a.m.
Former Minnesota Boy Scout's abuse lawsuit settled Peter Stibal was sentenced to more than 21 years in prison in 2011 for abusing four boys while leading a Boy Scout troop in Burnsville. 7:25 a.m.
New Atmosphere album celebrates Minneapolis roots The new Atmosphere album "Southsiders" is released today. The title of Atmosphere's 8th studio album refers to the south side of Minneapolis where Ant and Slug, the group's creative team, grew up. 8:49 a.m.
National Public Radio Stories
Ukrainian Troops Battle Pro-Russian Insurgents
In Ukraine, there's been renewed fighting between government forces and pro-Russian separatists. The Ukrainian military is working to retake cities near the border with Russia.
Fleeing War At Home, Syrians Reach State Of Limbo In Greece
The Greek government made grandiose promises to house Syrian refugees in empty resorts on Greek islands. It didn't work out that way. These days, Syrians have no hope for asylum or benefits there.
Chemist Turns Software Developer After Son's Cancer Diagnosis
The parents of a young boy made a terrible discovery while looking through photographs they had taken of him as a baby. They noticed a white dot where a black pupil should have been.
Lost Dog Reunited With New Jersey Family
After Superstorm Sandy, the James family searched for Reckless for months. They went to the dog shelter last week to adopt a new pet, and there was Reckless in the first cage.
Richmond, Va., Wrangling Over Future Of Historic Slave Trade Site
More than 300,000 African and African-American slaves were sold in Shockoe Bottom. Today, residents and city officials are debating how to preserve the area: Memorial or stadium and museum?
The Pizza Connection: Fighting The Mafia Through Food
In the first installment of the new season of Hidden Kitchens, The Kitchen Sisters explore how Sicilians are reclaiming farmland and providing Mafia-free jobs in a region gripped by corruption.
Coca-Cola To Phase Out BVO
Several of Coca-Cola's fruity drinks contain BVO. In 2012, a teenager started a petition to remove BVO for health reasons, because it contains a chemical used in some flame retardants.
Target CEO Out After Data Breach, Canadian Expansion Misstep
After 35 years with the company, Greg Steinhafel is stepping down. His career will be marred by a huge breach of customer data. The hacking scandal wasn't the only factor that led to the shakeup.
Fiat Chrysler To Outline 5-Year Strategic Plan
The automaker reached most of the last targets which were set shortly after Fiat took over Chrysler in 2009. Fiat Chrysler's CEO will again answer questions about the company's long-term viability.
Amazon Makes Online Shopping Even Easier
The online retailer is introducing a service that lets Twitter users add Amazon.com products to their carts without leaving the social media site.
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