Local School Earns “Blue Ribbon” Honor

A school receives this honor based on academic performance or closing achievement gaps. St. Anthony Park Elementary in St. Paul, Gordon Bailey Elementary in...

Yellen’s Comments Bolster Dollar

USA government bonds edged lower Tuesday as investors registered a muted reaction to Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s latest speech on inflation and monetary...

United Kingdom ‘bitterly disappointed’ as U.S. trade ruling threatens jobs

U.S. company Boeing, a key rival of Bombardier, had claimed that it was unfair that the latter received subsidies from the United Kingdom and...

Senate won’t vote on ObamaCare repeal bill

Senator Jeff Flake (R-Arizona) has reported that Senator Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) cancelled plans to vote on the latest legislative effort to repeal and replace...

Uber Apologises In London After Being Stripped Of Their Licence

“I appreciate Uber has an army of PR experts, I appreciate Uber has an army of lawyers – they’ve also made aggressive threats about...

Iowa releases hype video for Penn State game

There was a moment, before all of Saquon Barkley’s joystick wizardry, when the running back silently rode a stationary bike on Penn State’s sideline. Some...

Google signs agreement with HTC’s Pixel team for $1.1 Billion

Google and HTC Corp. announced a $1.1 billion cooperation agreement Wednesday night, as the US tech giant moved to bolster its hardware offerings. Google...

USA stocks edge higher in early trading; global stocks flat

The Fed also kept its benchmark interest rate steady at its current range of one to one-and-a-quarter percent, while hinting at one more hike,...

Dollar weakens as Fed’s rate decision draws closer

Higher interest rates tend to boost the dollar and push bond yields up, putting pressure on greenback-denominated, non-yielding bullion. Jim Caron, a bond portfolio manager...

Gold hits 3-week low; Fed rate hike outlook weighs

The average is on a six-day streak of new highs. Financial shares added to gains following the statement, with the SP 500 bank index ending...