The Good Life For Less: 5 Tips To Save On Travel (Tip 4)

If summer travel budgeting drives you crazy then a gas finding app or website may help! We continue our trip down money-saving lane with Mary Song, founder of discount travel site


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Added Pain In Minnesota Shutdown: It Costs Millions

A six-day-old government shutdown in Minnesota is costing taxpayers millions — a toll that will only rise the longer it lasts.


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NBA Lockout Looms After Sides Fail To Reach Deal

Union chief Billy Hunter says “it’s obvious the lockout will happen tonight” after players and owners failed to reach a new collective bargaining agreement, potentially putting the 2011-12 season in jeopardy.


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Minn. Shutdown Threat Grows As Dayton, GOP Meet

Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican legislative leaders are back in budget talks with less than two days until a state government shutdown.


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Toro Reaches Deal For Lawn Solutions

Toro Co. said Monday it acquired Lawn Solutions Commercial Products Inc., which makes lawn care equipment for the landscape, rental, municipal and golf markets.


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Mondale Weighs In On Stadium Deadline

It’s crunch time for the big time players in the Minnesota Vikings stadium deal.


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Dayton, GOP Leaders To Meet For More Budget Talks

Gov. Mark Dayton and GOP legislative leaders met for another unproductive budget negotiation as hopes fade for heading off a state government shutdown on July 1.


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Dayton, GOP Lawmakers Meeting Amid Budget Deadlock

In an effort to break a budget impasse and avert a government shutdown July 1, Minnesota Republican leaders made a budget counteroffer to Gov. Mark Dayton Monday. Dayton characterized the meeting as constructive, but said the two sides remain far apart.


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Dayton, GOP Lawmakers Take Another Crack At Budget

Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican legislative leaders are meeting for private budget talks after more than a week of public posturing.


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Legislative Budget Panel Meets As Impasse Drags

A bipartisan panel of state lawmakers is meeting to examine competing budget proposals from Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican legislative majorities.


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No Budget Deal With Legislature As Last Day Looms

The next-to-last day of Minnesota’s legislative session trickled away Sunday with no evident movement on a budget impasse between Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican legislative leaders.


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Lady Gaga, Target End Deal To Sell CD In Stores

Lady Gaga’s deal to sell a special edition of her upcoming album at Target is now out of range.


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Packers Sign Coach McCarthy To New Multi-Year Deal

Mike McCarthy embraced Green Bay’s culture from the first day he arrived as coach of the Packers. After his first Super Bowl championship, he’ll stay in the NFL’s smallest market for years to come.


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AFSCME Members OK Tentative Deal With Duluth

Members of the largest single union representing Duluth city workers have ratified a tentative labor contract with the city.



Dell Near $876M Deal For Eden Prairie Company

Dell Inc. is close to acquiring data storage provider Compellent Technologies Inc. for about $876 million, the computer maker said Thursday.