Best Buy shares fall on word Joly might leave, but he says he's staying

Best Buy shares fall on word Joly might leave, but he says he's staying

Brazilian newspaper says Carrefour, French retail giant, has Joly on a list of potential CEOs.

Rick Gomez will become Target's new chief marketer

January 19
Rick Gomez will become Target's new chief marketer
Rick Gomez has pushed some of the retailer's flashier initiatives.

Feds' suit says TCF tricked customers on overdraft fees

January 19
Feds' suit says TCF tricked customers on overdraft fees
Lawsuit cites $35 service fee to cover each overdraft. The bank said it has treated customers fairly and will defend itself against the allegations.
Business
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Trump administration overturns Obama's mortgage-fee cut

Republicans have argued that reductions put taxpayers at risk by lowering the money available to deal with mortgage defaults.
Blogs
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Ken Abdo's entertainment team joins Fox Rothschild

Philadelphia-based law firm Fox Rothschild, which entered the Twin Cities market last year by absorbing Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, has hired Ken Abdo, the Twin Cities premiere entertainment lawyer and four other attorneys who composed the entertainment-and-IP practice at Lommen Abdo.
Blogs
54 minutes ago

Black Rock Inc. bolsters its 3M holdings -

Black Rock Inc. bought more shares in 3M, pushing its ownership stake to above 5 percent.
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Thor Construction headquarters project gets Target backing

The $36 million project will include offices and retail on the north side of Minneapolis.
Minneapolis
January 19
When Minneapolis' sick-leave ordinance was unanimously approved in May, some City Council members stood to applaud. Now the rules are being challenged in court.

Court gives OK to Mpls. sick leave rule, but only for employers in city

The judge would not grant an injunction based on the argument that state law pre-empts the rule.
Business
January 19

Vacancies tight in Twin Cities industrial buildings

The vacancy rate for industrial buildings in the Twin Cities dropped last year to 6.9 percent, the lowest it has been in more than a…
Business
January 19

Hiring in Minnesota accelerated at the end of 2016

Strong finish to the state's market in 2016 isn't expected to remain in the near future
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Business
January 19

Minn. House passes $300M health premium rebate plan

GOP lawmakers say they've been talking with Dayton and are open to changes as the bill heads to a conference committee.
Business
January 19

Schafer: Bill tailored for Xcel cuts PUC out of the process

Nobody needed a deep knowledge of regulatory law to understand a bill introduced at the Legislature that allows Xcel Energy go ahead with an $800…
Business
January 19

As Donald Trump's presidency begins, financial leaders left grasping at straws

As Trump's presidency begins, financial leaders are grasping at straws.
Business
January 19

3M wins early injunction in patent lawsuit in Spain

A court in Spain ruled in 3M’s favor this week when it ordered a preliminary injunction against a company 3M accused of violating its patented…
Minneapolis
January 19

MPCA and Northern Metal could reach settlement by the end of January

The plant would leave the metro, pay settlement to Hawthorne community.
West Metro
January 19

AC Hotel set to open next month near Mall of America

The 148-room hotel will be just east of the megamall.
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West Metro
January 19

New hotels coming to Plymouth as part of 'urban-type village'

Project will be built on the old Four Seasons Mall site.
St. Paul
January 19

Near St. Paul's restored train depot, a new apartment rises

Oaks Union Depot will be area's first new residential construction in 5 years.
Business
January 19

Great Clips CEO stepping down at end of year

Long-term succession plan at hair salon chain results in promotions on leadership team.
Business
January 19

Just Listed: Two Prince properties sell

Two parcels of land in Chanhassen that used to belong to Prince have been sold. Deals closed in December for a 1.82-acre vacant lot at…
Business
January 19

Target makes big push into soccer marketing

Retailer will be a Major League Soccer partner as well as a major sponsor of Minnesota United.
Business
January 19

H.B. Fuller ends fiscal year on a strong note

The industrial adhesives company reported 56 percent increase in net income during fourth quarter.
Minneapolis
January 19

Metro Transit's police HQ will be moving into the North Loop

Address: 560 6th Ave. N., Minneapolis Type: Public Size: 62,552 square feet Cost: $27.5 million Developer: Metropolitan Council Architect: Snow Kreilich Architects Details: Work is…