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Top News & Analysis Minnesota

  • CHICAGO, Nov 8- Unseasonably mild weather around the United States is keeping pastures green and slowing feed consumption rates by livestock, exacerbating an animal feed glut that has dragged grain prices in many areas to the lowest levels in years. The National Weather Service has forecast above-normal temperatures this month across the Plains and Midwest,...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 8- U.S. Treasury sell-off on early vote previews that suggest Clinton did well prior to today, "said Jim Vogel, interest rate strategist at FTN Financial in Memphis. "Markets also believe heavy turnout in selected states for Clinton will boost her party in hotly contested Senate races as well," he added.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 8- U.S. long-dated Treasury yields were slightly lower on Tuesday in quiet trading as investors awaited the results of the U.S. presidential election. The Treasury Department is selling $24 billion in three-year notes, as well as $20 billion in 52- week bills and $55 billion in 4- week bills. "There is some nervousness in a thin market, with people voting...

  • (L-R) Barack Obama, Chelsea Clinton, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Mark Margolies-Mezvinsky, Michelle Obama, and Jon Bon Jovi at Independence Hall on November 7, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

    Hillary Clinton shored up support in battleground states while Donald Trump crisscrossed the country, NBC News reports.

  • Nov 7- Three members of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, ahead of a planned hearing late this month, said Mylan NV appears to have greatly overcharged the military for its lifesaving allergy treatment EpiPen and asked the pharmaceutical company when it plans to reimburse the Department of Defense. The reimbursement demand came in a letter on Monday to Mylan...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 7- Facebook said on Monday it would partner with 50 broadcast stations, print and online publications for an Election Day live video blitz, as the social media company aims to build on the momentum of its popular Facebook Live video streaming service. While Facebook is not selling ads on the Election Day livestreams, it could generate more visits to...

  • MANCHESTER, N.H./ STERLING HEIGHTS, MICHIGAN, Nov 7- A s Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton criss-crossed the United States on Sunday in a final, frenzied burst of campaigning, the Republican said he was the "last chance" to fix a broken country while his Democratic rival said a "moment of reckoning" had arrived. Supporters near Pittsburgh booed a song by musician Bruce...

  • *Pound surges more than 1 percent as UK govt loses Brexit ruling. NEW YORK, Nov 3- Global equity prices, rattled by worries about the U.S. presidential election, steadied on Thursday after a UK court ruled that the British parliament must approve a government decision to trigger Brexit, lifting the pound to a three-week high. "The market is having a bit of a rethink...

  • Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota

    Mall of America has taken a stand against the growing trend of Thanksgiving shopping and will be closed on the turkey feast this year.

  • Target Corp. shopping baskets sit on the floor of a company store

    Target said Chief Digital Officer Jason Goldberger has left the retailer and his role will be taken over by two senior company executives.

  • Pres Obama: Bombing investigation is moving rapidly

    President Barack Obama delivers statements on the bombings that took place in NY and NJ as well as the stabbings in Minnesota.

  • Nine injured in Minnesota mall stabbing attack

    The suspect reportedly made references to Allah and asked victims if they were Muslim before attacking.

  • People stand near the entrance on the north side of Crossroads Center mall between Macy's and Target as officials investigate a reported multiple stabbing incident, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, in St. Cloud, Minn.

    A man in a private security uniform stabbed nine people at a Minnesota shopping mall, before an off-duty police officer shot him dead.

  • A child receives treatment with an EpiPen.

    Two senior lawmakers on the U.S. Senate's Judiciary Committee pushed for information regarding sharp price increases for EpiPens.

  • Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton

    Minnesota's investment in education is paying off, says Gov. Mark Dayton. The state has the highest labor participation rate in the US.

  • Top States To Live

    These places get high marks for their low crime rate, inclusiveness and the good health of their citizens.

  • Top States Best Infrastructure 2016

    Infrastructure pertains not only to roads and bridges but also airports, seaports and rail lines. Here are the states that rank at the top.

  • U.S. supporters celebrate after their loss to Germany after watching the match at FIFA Fan Fest on June 26, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    In its 10th annual ranking, CNBC unveils the top 10 states for business in America in 2016. Can you guess the state that leads the league?

  • Students react as they prepare to receive their diplomas at commencement at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., on May 26, 2016.

    The key to a strong workforce is solid education. CNBC grades the states on more than a dozen education metrics, from K-12 through college.

  • Top States Minnesota

    The North Star State again charts its own course to competitiveness, but rising costs prevent a repeat as Top State.