The investment banker who helped salvage Select Comfort said its founder almost ran the company into bankruptcy.
Updated: January 17, 2014, - 08:57 AM
Walker wrote one investor: “It appears this is going to be a one-in-a-million stock like Microsoft.”
Updated: January 15, 2014, - 09:06 PM
Businessman Robert Walker was trying to change the world — or deceiving people into thinking he could.Jurors heard those contradictory...
Updated: January 14, 2014, - 08:48 PM
About 1,400 residents were evacuated when an oil train hit a derailed grain train and caught fire and exploded.
Updated: January 13, 2014, - 09:08 PM
Bixby Energy Systems of Ramsey promised investors that it would convert coal to clean-burning gas, but prosecutors contend it was...
Updated: January 11, 2014, - 08:02 PM
After last week’s oil train wreck, the state’s senators and congressman met with the U.S. transportation secretary.
Updated: January 09, 2014, - 09:09 PM
Three disasters in the past six months in the U.S. and Canada have demonstrated the risks of carrying crude oil by rail. Oil tankers now carry more than 10% of U.S. oil, up 40-fold in five years.
Updated: January 09, 2014, - 01:29 PM
A judge’s ruling notably said the renewable energy proposal would be a better deal for ratepayers.
Updated: January 02, 2014, - 11:51 AM
The two sides faced a midnight strike deadline at Northern Tier Energy, but a mediator helped them reach a deal.
Updated: December 31, 2013, - 11:01 PM