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Sleep Number: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 16:22 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Sleep Number Corp. (SNBR) on Thursday reported a loss of $25.2 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Minneapolis-based company said it had a loss of $1.12. Losses, adjusted for restructuring costs, came to 58 cents per...

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...