MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – From the one year anniversary of the San Bernardino attacks to Minnesota’s state budget being announced, here is a look at the top four stories from Dec. 2, 2016.
Friday marks the one year anniversary of the San Bernardino workplace shootings.
Fourteen people were killed and 22 injured during a holiday party at a center for people with developmental disabilities.
Authorities still have little information about the motive behind the attack carried out by Syed Farook and Tashfeen Malik. The FBI believes the couple was radicalized by ISIS.
The football world is mourning the loss of a former NFL player killed in a road rage incident in Louisiana.
Joe McKnight was shot dead by a 54-year-old man Thursday after an argument at an intersection in a New Orleans suburb.
The 28-year-old played for the New York Jets and the Kansas City Chiefs during his NFL career.
State Budget To Be Announced
Minnesota budget officials are set to release the yearly economic forecast Friday.
It will be our first look at whether the Republican-controlled House and Senate will have a budget surplus or deficit.
Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton said he’s expecting a smaller surplus than the $1.2 billion in 2016.
The number sets the stage for negotiations on a two-year budget.
The longtime CEO of Starbucks is stepping down.
Howard Schultz joined the coffee chain more than 30 years ago and transformed it into a globally known brand.
But he’s not leaving.
Instead, he’ll become executive chairman, focused on social impact and innovation.
The company said he’s being replaced by the current Chief Operating Officer. There are more than 24,000 Starbucks stores in 70 countries.