Minneapolis housing would usually be in a freeze by now, but buyers signed nearly 16 percent more contracts to buy homes in November vs. last year.
A couple dropped a big check into a red kettle in suburban Minneapolis.
A new winter storm was plowing toward the Plains and the Great Lakes, threatening to pile as much as a foot of new snow Monday.
Research shows that a pro football team's on-field performance affects the stock returns of their stadium's corporate sponsor.
Target reached a deal to pay up to $67 million to settle Visa claims related to a 2013 data breach that resulted in the debit and credit card theft.
Wheaties, the breakfast of champions, has partnered with a craft brewery to create a limited-edition Hefeweizen beer named HefeWheaties.
Farmland values grew at the slowest clip in six years, according to a new USDA report but don't blame the drought.
US carrier has a major change of heart, announcing it would no longer accept lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies.
News that the lion's ally Jericho was killed has been denied by researchers, as the hunter who admitted he killed Cecil is in touch with feds.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has been trying to find the man who shot a lion in Zimbabwe, but he is not responding.
If the EU were a fiscal union like the U.S., then what state would Greece be most like? Which of us take more from the government than they give back?
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the top five workforces in America.
Locales that have the lowest crime rates, good health systems and an inclusive society ranked highest in CNBC's annual survey.
Advances in education, innovation and quality of life, catapulted this state to 1st place in CNBC's annual Top States for Business ranking.
The North Star State navigates to the top with superb education, a strong economy and great quality of life. But costs are high.
In 2011 Minnesota had high unemployment, a deficit and a massive bill owed to schools. Since then, there's been an economic turnaround.
These 10 states lead the nation in tech investment, patents and research, which has helped reinvigorate their local economies.
This year the states are touting their workforces to woo business, the CNBC Top States for Business ranking shows. Dems are making strides.
Here are the states that get the highest marks for access to capital, skilled labor and the best incentives for businesses of all sizes.
Despite contending with drought, bird flu and flooding in the last year, agribusiness giant Cargill is seen weathering the storm.