MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – From Donald Trump visiting Minnesota to Best Buy turning 50 years old, here is a look at the top four stories from Aug. 19, 2016.
Donald Trump will make his first visit to Minnesota since announcing his campaign.
According to the Star Tribune, Trump will be at a fundraising dinner at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
The local Somali community is planning a protest at 5 p.m. outside the convention center over remarks he made about refugees.
Two American swimmers, detained in Brazil, are finally headed home amid the armed robbery investigation in Rio.
The men, along with teammates Ryan Lochte and James Feigen, said they were robbed at gunpoint at a gas station.
But Brazilian police said that’s not true and have surveillance video that shows them being confronted by security after vandalizing the gas station.
Gawker.com is shutting down next week according to an article on the website.
Its parent company filed for bankruptcy after losing a $140 million judgment in the Hulk Hogan invasion of privacy case.
Univision is buying Gawker Media and is expected to maintain some of its other sites.
Best Buy Turns 50
Best Buy will turn 50 years old on Monday.
To celebrate, the Richfield-based retailer will offer 50 deals on tech items, for 50 hours only. The deals started Thursday night and run until midnight Sunday.
They include $400 off a 65-inch Samsung TV and $180 off Beats Studio wireless in-ear headphones.