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What to know about the Minnesota shooting that killed 2 police officers and a firefighter

Feb. 21, 2024 18:38 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Investigators are still piecing together what happened when two police officers and a firefighter were slain while responding to a domestic incident at home in suburban Minneapolis. The three were killed early Sunday by a man who began shooting from the home...

Labor board: Home Depot violated labor law by firing an employee who drew 'BLM' on work apron

Feb. 21, 2024 18:16 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's labor board ruled on Wednesday that Home Depot violated federal labor law when it fired an employee for refusing to remove the hand-drawn “BLM” acronym for “Black Lives Matter” from a work apron. The National Labor Relations Act said it protects...

Winmark: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 21, 2024 11:38 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Winmark Corp. (WINA) on Wednesday reported net income of $9.7 million in its fourth quarter. The Minneapolis-based company said it had net income of $2.64 per share. The store concept franchisor posted revenue of $20 million in...

Executive is convicted of insider trading related to medical device firm acquisition

Feb. 20, 2024 19:57 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An executive at a medical device company has been convicted in Minnesota of insider trading for a scheme involving negotiations for the acquisition of the firm that was valued at $1.6 billion, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. Doron Tavlin was a vice...

Three slain Minnesota first responders remembered for their commitment to service

Feb. 20, 2024 17:09 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two young police officers and a firefighter-paramedic were killed in a burst of gunfire Sunday as they responded to a domestic disturbance call in the Minneapolis suburb of Burnsville. Another officer also was injured, and the man identified as the shooter fatally shot himself,...

Minnesota man who shot 2 officers and a firefighter wasn't allowed to have guns

Feb. 20, 2024 11:32 AM EST

A man who killed himself after fatally shooting two police officers and a firefighter in a wooded Minneapolis-area neighborhood wasn't legally allowed to have guns after a previous assault conviction and was entangled in a yearslong dispute over the custody and financial support of his three oldest...

A shaken Minnesota community gets some answers on the killings of 2 officers and 1 firefighter

Feb. 20, 2024 11:25 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It started out as a 911 call about a domestic incident. It ended with two police officers, a firefighter and the suspect dead, a third officer wounded, and a suburb of Minneapolis badly shaken and waiting for answers. Agents with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal...

Tactile Systems Technology: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 20, 2024 07:46 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tactile Systems Technology Inc. (TCMD) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $8.2 million. On a per-share basis, the Minneapolis-based company said it had profit of 35 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 38...

2 officers, 1 first responder killed at the scene of a domestic call in Minnesota; suspect dead

Feb. 18, 2024 22:20 PM EST

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) — A man armed with multiple guns and large amounts of ammunition shot at police officers from inside a suburban Minneapolis home that was filled with children on Sunday, killing two officers and a firefighter who was providing medical aid to one of the wounded, authorities...

Feds charge Minnesota man who they say trained with ISIS and threatened violence against New York

Feb. 16, 2024 17:53 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A naturalized U.S. citizen who rapped about flying to “shoot New York up” after training with ISIS in his native Somalia has been charged with supporting a terrorist organization, federal prosecutors said Friday. Harafa Hussein Abdi, 41, of Minneapolis was...