Japan will soon hold more U.S. Treasuries than China – Businessweek
Politics, the economy and Americana at a diner in Elyria, Ohio – NY Times
Sounds like Obama got the better of Romney last night – Washington Post
Theory: Income inequality hurts economic growth – NY Times
Selling a stolen painting is very difficult – The Atlantic 
Mining company buys old Ainsworth lumber plant – Grand Rapids Herald-Review
The locus of the Mesabi Range is shifting westward – Minnesota Brown
Hennepin County approves bonds for A-Mill Artist lofts – Finance & Commerce
Dakota Electric proposes special rates for charging vehicles – StarTribune
Citigroup stock is down 90% since Pandit took over in 2007 – Reuters
The death of the American hobo – Vice
Despite its myriad problems, Bank of America posts a profit – Reuters