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October 16, 2017
he Chicago Board of Trade, whose futures trading pits are scheduled to close by July, in downtown Chicago, March 16, 2015. (Taylor Glascock/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Two Chinese bidders for Chicago Exchange are said to drop out
October 16, 2017 - 8:08am
October 13, 2017
Jared Siegel (left) of New Jersey and Charlie Kawas of New York are owners of construction businesses. They took part in the Oct. 13 forum for high school students to learn about career options in the skilled trades. Michael Brun /Forum News Service
Trades workers talk to Minn. students about career options
October 13, 2017 - 10:35pm
Sandy Lacoss of Woodstock, Vt., lives on less than $700 a month for Social Security and a $200 pension.  Carolyn Y. Johnson/The Washington Post.
Social Security checks to rise 2 percent in 2018, the biggest increase in years
October 13, 2017 - 6:17pm
October 12, 2017
From left, Magnum Bemidji Terminal Manager Rod Hocking, Magnum Less Than Truckload Vice President James Johannesson, Zetah Construction Project Superintendent Doug Pearson, Magnum President and CEO Wayne Gadberry, Zetah Construction owner Howie Zetah, Magnum Vice President of Truckload Matt Gadberry, Magnum Business Development Manager Stan Wiens, Magnum North Region Manager Craig Mahan, and Zetah Construction Manager Tim Larson. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Trucking into town: Magnum Trucking breaks ground in Industrial Park
October 12, 2017 - 7:59pm
A damaged orange tree lays on its side at the Alico Inc. Bereah Grove in Frostproof, Florida, on Sept. 11, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Florida orange crop seen plunging to 71-year low after Irma
October 12, 2017 - 1:35pm
October 9, 2017
St. Louis County pubs want early booze for Vikings game in England
October 9, 2017 - 10:01pm
The Rub My Rack BBQ team from Fort Ripley Township is all smiles after making it to the finals Saturday of the Sam's Club National Pro BBQ Tour in Bentonville, Ark., where the family placed 29th overall -- but seventh in the pork ribs category -- among the 50 teams in the cook-off. Photo by Patty Blankenship
In national BBQ competition, Minn. family takes 7th in pork ribs, 29th overall
October 9, 2017 - 1:21pm
Unilever's Dove soap apologizes after some see racism in ad
October 9, 2017 - 12:49pm
Dove ad that shows a black woman turning herself white sparks consumer backlash
October 9, 2017 - 7:39am
October 8, 2017
BSU alumna Geisen named editor in Park Rapids
October 8, 2017 - 6:30am
October 6, 2017
Construction worker dies after falling 150 feet from a Minn. elevator
October 6, 2017 - 9:18am
October 5, 2017
Jesus "Chuy" Medrano, owner of CoCal Landscape, gives a safety orientation to new workers, many of whom arrived days earlier from Mexico, in Denver Photo by Nick Cote for The Washington Post.
Meet the Mexicans working the jobs Americans don't want
October 5, 2017 - 2:23pm
Amazon logo from Wikimedia Commons
Amazon said to test delivery service to rival FedEx, UPS
October 5, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 4, 2017
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Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
October 4, 2017 - 3:14pm
October 3, 2017
Americans are expected to spend an average of $1,189 this holiday season. MUST CREDIT: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg.
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
October 3, 2017 - 3:57pm