Frank Vennes, Jr., the born-again ex-convict, who helped Tom Petters raise more than $1 billion for a fraudulent Ponzi scheme, was sentenced Friday to 15 years in prison.
Updated: October 18, 2013, - 11:17 PM
The born-again ex-convict pleaded guilty to aiding and abetting fraud in 2012.
Updated: October 18, 2013, - 01:49 PM
With a closing quote of $40.62, stock in the Richfield-based retailer has basically doubled since Hubert Joly took over as CEO of the beleaguered company in September 2012.
Updated: October 15, 2013, - 08:37 PM
Ad buyers handicap the new TV season's shows and then choose a portfolio of spots that they hope delivers for clients.
Updated: October 13, 2013, - 07:34 PM
The Bureau of Prisons can’t get Ponzi schemer Tom Petters to St. Paul next week, which will delay his sentence...
Updated: October 10, 2013, - 09:09 PM
Hedge fund manager James Fry was convicted in June of fraud after being accused of steering investors into Tom Petters’ Ponzi scheme.
Updated: October 09, 2013, - 08:21 PM
The former hedge fund money-raiser’s attorney suggests only six years, saying his client wasn’t “a core member” of the Ponzi scheme.
Updated: October 07, 2013, - 09:49 PM
Some question the wisdom of using lumberjack Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox to pitch health care insurance to...
Updated: October 05, 2013, - 07:05 AM
Robert “Bob” Odegard was a man of many hats — farmer, naval officer, public official, businessman — but it was...
Updated: October 03, 2013, - 09:01 PM