WASHINGTON - The giant Supervalu grocery chain became a key player in First Lady Michelle Obama's national battle against childhood obesity Wednesday with a promise to open 250 supermarkets in urban and rural areas that currently don't have easy access to fresh fruits, vegetables and meat.
Updated: July 20, 2011, - 09:13 PM
Division within Minnesota's delegation over how to avoid the impending U.S. default mirrors congressional gridlock at large.
Updated: July 17, 2011, - 10:32 PM
There's no sign of a "default dip" ahead of the debt ceiling deadline -- so far.
Updated: July 13, 2011, - 02:27 PM
Some of the money allocated for the credit will instead go toward renewable energy efforts. The measure now goes to the House.
Updated: July 08, 2011, - 04:32 PM
The U.S. House bill would let a patent go to the first inventor to file for one and limit what corporations said is unnecessary and costly litigation.
Updated: June 23, 2011, - 11:31 PM
$20 billion is at stake as Minnetonka firm goes after the federal Tricare business.
Updated: June 21, 2011, - 08:08 PM
Vote of 137-85 was labor's latest defeat in attempt to organize retail workers. Unions predict that such efforts will continue.
Updated: June 21, 2011, - 12:05 PM
Target's success vs. an organizing effort in New York could be a playbook for other big-box retailers seeking to do likewise.
Updated: June 20, 2011, - 11:07 PM
E.J. Ajax is among the leaders in a national program to create skilled industrial workers for a new age.
Updated: June 17, 2011, - 11:03 PM