Macy's to close 150 stores as sales slip as it pivots to luxury

Macy's will close 150 stores over the next three years and 50 by the end of 2024, the department store said Tuesday, as it focuses on its higher-end Bloomingdale's stores.

Group encourages Minnesota Democrats to vote 'anything but Biden' on Super Tuesday

They hope to push him toward supporting a cease-fire in Gaza.

From Lake Minnetonka to downtown Minneapolis, Twin Cities sauna culture heats up

Minnesota has become the epicenter of the sauna revival in the U.S., with new sauna experiences popping up in the Twin Cities.

St. Paul Superintendent Joe Gothard named new Madison, Wis., schools chief

Gothard, who recently was named the 2024 National Superintendent of the Year, grew up in Madison and began his career as an educator there.

Defenders of fired Minneapolis civil rights director speak out

Alberder Gillespie again declined to comment, but several current and former officials praised her integrity.




St. Paul Superintendent Joe Gothard named new Madison, Wis., schools chief

University of Minnesota regents pick new president
Mitchell Hamline School of Law names its next president and dean
As a young prof teaching night school, he launched the Mitchell law review. He's still at it, 50 years later.

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Every great team has a glaring issue — the Timberwolves know theirs

'Never seen anything like that': How Jax built his awe-inducing slider
Buxton's back in center field today after 554 days away
Souhan: Hockey fights and court storming. Make them go away!

Macy's to close 150 stores as sales slip as it pivots to luxury

Minnesota losing public company in $366M deal as Agiliti's biggest shareholder takes it private
First came smart thermostats. Now Marvin has windows, doors that you can open and close remotely.
NASA to use Rochester company's eye drop device


Gun laws in light of Burnsville's tragedy

A Gaza resolution deserves the airing it can't get in St. Paul
St. Louis Park case affirms: Religious freedom is for all Minnesotans
What is Christian nationalism, exactly?


Minnesota's first bar dedicated to women's sports opens this week

High-flying Pink will touch down a second night in St. Paul on fall 2024 tour
Lee Valsvik says farewell to KARE 11
The 5 best things our food writers ate in the Twin Cities area this week

Souhan: Hockey fights and court storming. Make them go away!

Why do we need to wait until after someone -- a college basketball player, a hockey 'enforcer' -- gets seriously hurt before changes are made?

Minnesotans have moved past ketchup onto bona fide hot sauce. So what's our fave?

And what's with South Dakota's love for Heinz?

Souhan: Three-time state champion coach finds new joy as youth referee

Former Apple Valley coach Zach Goring won state titles with future NBA stars, but he's happiest these days adjudicating third-graders.

Scoggins: Are Twins strikeouts a problem? Or am I the problem?

Are we going to have to sit through another summer of K after K after K? Derek Falvey calmed Chip Scoggins down (a little).



Nikki Haley rallies supporters in Bloomington

Minnesota colleges could host on-campus early voting under proposal at Capitol
Group encourages Minnesota Democrats to vote 'anything but Biden' on Super Tuesday
Gov. Tim Walz signs fix for $350 million error in last year's tax bill

Donald Trump appeals $454 million judgment in New York civil fraud case

Facing backlash over IVF ruling, Alabama lawmakers look for a fix
US airman dies after setting himself ablaze outside Israeli Embassy in Israel-Hamas war protest
Supreme Court casts doubt on GOP-led states' efforts to regulate social media platforms

Navalny aides say the Russian opposition leader was close to being freed before his death

Ukrainian troops pull back again as Russia's onslaught pushes ahead in eastern Ukraine
US and British strikes on Houthi sites in Yemen answer militants' surge in Red Sea attacks on ships
Israel's air force strikes deep inside Lebanon, killing 2 people, after Hezbollah downs a drone

What roles did Minnesota's Native American chiefs play? And who were some notable ones?

What's the story behind the Minnesota communities in Arizona and Florida?
How did Northfield become home to St. Olaf and Carleton colleges?
What caused the 'horrific' deformities of Minnesota frogs in the 1990s?

Music producer latest to accuse Sean 'Diddy' Combs of sexual misconduct

French actor Gérard Depardieu faces another sexual assault complaint over alleged groping
'Past Lives,' 'American Fiction' and 'The Holdovers' are big winners at Independent Spirit Awards
Former NFL MVP Cam Newton involved in scuffle at 7-on-7 youth football tournament in Atlanta

University of Minnesota researcher studies health effects of sit-stand desks

Finding a sense of purpose and community helps combat loneliness
'It's his golden talent': Minnesota Capitol staffer finds joy in boxing, training youth
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