Canadians Traveling To U.S. Border To Buy Powerball TicketsAt $1.5 billion, Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot is the largest ever seen in the world. But not everyone in the U.S. can take part, forcing some to go to great lengths.
Forbes Ranks 50 Most Valuable Sports FranchisesOne thing is for sure, it's good to be the owner of a sports franchise.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (April 25)This week on WCCO Saturday Morning, it's all about sports, burgers and robots. There are all sorts of things going on around the Twin Cities this weekend, and we've got everything you need to know in one place.
PODCAST PAGE: 10-9-14 The WCCO Morning News With Dave LeeSteve Forbes drops by to visit with Dave Lee....listen to their chat and other highlights by clicking the link above!
5 Minnesotans Make Forbes' 400 Wealthiest ListFive Minnesotans have made the list for wealthiest people in the country. The top 400 richest Americans are reported by Forbes magazine every year. And the highest ranking from Minnesota at number 133 is Whitney MacMillan.
Study: Mpls. 6th Most Liberal City In USIn what's likely to generate plenty of discussion, the City of Minneapolis has been ranked as the sixth most liberal city in America, <a href="http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2014/08/daily-chart-0" target="_blank">according to The Economist</a>.
Forbes: 'U Of M' Tops List Of Most Improved Colleges Since 2009 The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is the top college to watch, according to a recent Forbes ranking. The University of Minnesota tops the list of most improved schools since 2009 in its America's Best Colleges rankings.
Mankato Ranks 3rd On Forbes List For Business LocationsForbes has ranked Mankato third on its list of the Best Small Places for Business in America, just behind Fargo, North Dakota, and College Station, Texas. A chamber of commerce member says Mankato had previously ranked 10th, 11th and 25th. He says the town's greatest strength is the diversity of its economy.
Beyoncé Tops Forbes Celebrity 100 ListBeyoncé's empire is getting a boost from Forbes.
Reality Check: Minn. Remains A High Tax State Other people might call April 15 "Tax Day," but Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has another name for it.
Forbes: Eagan Among 25 Best Suburbs For RetirementEagan, Minn. was listed as one of 25 best suburbs to retire in in 2014 by Forbes.com. The business magazine put together a list of 25 suburbs that they think are ideal for retirement based on location, economic value and other amenities such as health care and mass transit.
Forbes: Minn. Ranks No. 8 In 'Best States For Business'Minnesota has been ranked eighth on the "Forbes 2013 List of the Best States for Business," which is a jump of 12 spots from last year, <a href="http://www.forbes.com/sites/kurtbadenhausen/2013/09/25/virginia-tops-2013-list-of-the-best-states-for-business/?utm_source=business+take&utm_campaign=82a1095bd6-am_take_9_7_10&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_cba53ba725-82a1095bd6-378083581" target="_blank">according to the publication</a>.