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September 26, 2018 - 2:20 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is set Wednesday to raise interest rates for a third time this year and possibly modify the likely direction of rates in the months ahead. The big question is whether the strong U.S. economy, which has been fueled this year by tax cuts and increased government...
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The WCCO Morning News with Dave Lee
September 19, 2018 - 11:31 am
The Mayo Clinic in Rocherster could be expanding. That expansion is going up however. The healthcare giant is getting taller, literally. Mayo Clinic is partnering with a Singapore real estate developer to expand downtown Rochester's Gonda Building, adding 11 stories and a 200-room "premier hotel"...
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August 28, 2018 - 8:16 am
NEW YORK (AP) - Best Buy Co. reported its largest second-quarter sales boost in 15 years on Tuesday, helping to push revenue and profit beyond Wall Street expectations. Same-store sales, a key measure for retailers, jumped 6 percent during the quarter. But investors shrugged off the results and...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland. Facebook says it has taken down four pages belonging to conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for violating its hate speech and bullying policies. The social media giant said in a statement Monday, Aug. 6, 2018 that it also blocked Jones' account for 30 days because he repeatedly posted content that broke its rules. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
August 08, 2018 - 6:18 am
LONDON (AP) — Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company's decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show, as many other social media platforms have done, saying he did not break any rules. Facebook, Apple, YouTube and Spotify took down over the past week...
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