November’s 3.7 percent rate kept growth on a roll.
Updated: December 18, 2014, - 10:52 PM
The Pohlad family is getting out of banking, selling the financial arm of a business portfolio for $182.5 million.
Updated: December 16, 2014, - 03:53 PM
Weary or wary of corporate America, a number of people under age 35 are rejecting the perceived stability of an office job for something more flexible.
Updated: December 14, 2014, - 06:13 AM
Stronger job market, lower gas prices help fuel burst of year-end shopping.
Updated: December 13, 2014, - 10:03 PM
In a surprise move, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Narayana Kocherlakota, announced Friday that he will not seek a second term as leader of the bank.
Updated: December 13, 2014, - 03:19 PM
An Ohio company signed an agreement with the union that is trying to organize janitors.
Updated: December 11, 2014, - 09:36 PM
A five-year dearth of babies, also reflected in national numbers released this past week, is likely the result of continued economic uncertainty and cultural assimilation by minority groups, which saw their fertility rates fall surprisingly fast in the past four years.
Updated: December 09, 2014, - 12:01 PM
Workers protesting wages at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport briefly shut down access to Terminal 1 on Friday afternoon. The group of about 100 people, representing several local labor organizations, blocked the road to the departure access road, causing traffic to back up for about 20 minutes.
Updated: December 05, 2014, - 03:22 PM
The unemployment rate among blacks has been cut in half since 2011 and is now even a little lower than pre-recession levels. Estimates of black unemployment fell from 15 percent in October 2013 to 10.8 percent last month, according to census data.
Updated: December 01, 2014, - 03:35 PM