Sodden spring spells uncertainty for Minnesota crop prices Minnesota farmers may be looking at a financial squeeze this year. The wet spring has eliminated drought in much of the corn belt, suggesting a big crop could be on the way. That's helping drive down prices below the break even level for a lot of producers.8:25 a.m.
Timberwolves coaching search takes odd turn The Minnesota Timberwolves are still looking for a new head coach after their first choice decided he did not want the job. MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Howard Sinker, a digital sports editor for the Star Tribune, about how the search has gone so far, and where the team could look next.8:45 a.m.
Steve Perry surprises audience at the Fitzgerald Today's Morning Edition music is for Twin Cities music fans who are still buzzing about a surprise guest appearance over the weekend. The Eels played a show Sunday night at the Fitzgerald Theater. During their second encore, former Journey singer Steve Perry joined the Eels for a few songs. Perry has performed rarely over the last 20 years. Here's what he sounded like singing the Journey hit "Lovin, Touchin' Squeezin" on a recording made by a member of the audience.8:49 a.m.
Pfizer Drops $119 Billion Bid For AstraZeneca
Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has been circling its smaller rival for months. AstraZeneca has rejected every offer saying Pfizer undervalues the company, and that it wants to remain independent.
Manchester United's Brand Is Devalued
According to a study by Brand Finance, a brand valuation consultancy, Manchester United is no longer the sporting world's most valuable brand. The team didn't bring home any trophies this year.