Klobuchar Adds Personal Touch To Political Profile In MemoirU.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar is burnishing her political profile with personal touches in a new memoir. The book is called "The Senator Next Door" and is set to go on sale Aug. 25. The two-term Minnesota senator tells stories of childhood trips from her home in Plymouth all the way to the Hennepin County Attorney's office and Washington.
Savers Agrees To Changes After Attorney General LawsuitThe Savers thrift store chain has agreed to improve transparency and compensate charities for non-clothing donations as part of a settlement with Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson. Swanson sued Savers last month, alleging it was misleading people who donate clothing and household items about how much their donations benefit charities.
Minnesota Attorney General Sues Savers Over Charity ClaimsThe Minnesota attorney general has filed a lawsuit against the Savers thrift store chain, claiming it's misleading people who donate clothing and household items about how much their donations benefit charities.
Minn. Attorney General Sues Credit Card Fee Processor Valley Lettering in North St. Paul is always looking for more business. So as convenience to customers, owner Don Buckentin takes credit or debit cards. But for each transaction, he pays a fee. "This was far more than pennies," Buckentin said. "This was hundreds of dollars."
Minn. AG Files Suit Against MN School Of Business, Globe UniversityThe Minnesota General Attorney has filed a lawsuit against two for-profit colleges, claiming they misrepresented the job opportunities that would be available to their criminal justice graduates. On Tuesday, Lori Swanson announced that a suit had been filed against the Minnesota School of Business and Globe University.
Newman Endorsed To Challenge Swanson For AG PostScott Newman has secured the Republican Party's backing for Minnesota attorney general a day after jumping into the race. The state senator from Hutchinson was the sole candidate seeking the endorsement Friday at the party's state convention in Rochester.
DNR Tries To Stop White Bear Lake Lawsuit A recent study found the reason for the shrinking of White Bear Lake is the growing use of ground water. A citizens' group is taking the DNR to court for allowing it to happen - and now the state is trying to stop that lawsuit.
Best Ways To Learn About Presidential And American History In MinnesotaWe observe President's Day on the third Monday of February, but we can get in touch with our leaders in many ways on many different days.
Minn. AG Sues Wind Power Developer, Alleging FraudA lawsuit by Minnesota's attorney general alleges farmers were duped by a South Dakota-chartered wind energy developer who didn't deliver on promises of equipment and financing.
Minn. AG: Debt Buyers Should Make Case In CourtMinnesota's attorney general is seeking legislation that would force companies that buy bad debts to prove in court that they're using reliable information when they target debtors for repayment.
Accretive Health 1Q Profit Soars, Forecast Falls Accretive Health Inc.'s first-quarter earnings soared, but the company, which helps hospitals manage their revenue cycles, cut its 2012 forecast due to business problems in Minnesota prompted by a lawsuit from that state's attorney general.
Parents Look For Help To Block Newborn Blood SharingMinnesota's Attorney General could get involved with the fight to protect the blood of newborns.