STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational PriorityInnovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.
Some At Obama's Minnesota Speech Not On His Side The crowd at President Barack Obama's economic policy speech isn't made up entirely of his supporters. Some say they showed up Friday because they couldn't pass up a chance to see a sitting president in person even if they don't share his views.
‘Things Are Going In The Wrong Direction’: Obama Critic At Union Depot President Barack Obama’s speech Wednesday was open to the public, but there was a limited number of tickets available.
Shutdown To End, Default Averted With less than two hours to spare, Congress averted a crisis that could have sent the United States into default. On Wednesday night, the House passed the Senate's bill to end the government shutdown.
Minn. To Review Offer For Reopening National Parks Minnesota officials say they'll review an offer from the Obama administration to let states use their own money to reopen national parks that have been closed by the federal government shutdown.
Resentment On Day 2 Of Shutdown; Politicians Respond Wednesday marked day two of the federal government shutdown, and there's growing anger about it. Congress and the President still haven't come to an agreement, and there are no signs the end will be anytime soon. Meanwhile in Minnesota, top leaders are scrambling to adjust to possible impacts at home.
Protesters To Rally Against US-Led Attack On SyriaPeace and anti-war groups are holding a rally in Minneapolis to speak out against a possible U.S.-led attack on Syria. The demonstrators are holding the rally in advance of a congressional vote on President Barack Obama's war resolution.
New Cause For Ex-Radical Olson Sara Jane Olson, the Minnesota woman who served seven years in prison for her involvement in high-profile 1970s radicalism, is edging back into public life — this time voluntarily — as she and a friend petition the Obama administration to reduce disparities in prison sentences for crack and powder cocaine.
Good Question: Are Gas Prices Dropping Because Of The Election?Remember a month ago when people were wondering if voters would take out their frustration with high gas prices on the president?
Big Bird Backlash: Obama Ad Turns Controversy Into OpportunityIn last week's presidential debate, Mitt Romney went after PBS -- and Big Bird. Now, the President Barack Obama's campaign is using it in a new TV ad.
Obama Team Aims To Harness Energy In Minn.Minnesota Democrats far from the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., still got into the action for President Barack Obama's nomination acceptance speech.