St. Thomas Names Julie Sullivan New PresidentThe University of St. Thomas made it official Thursday, naming Julie Sullivan the new president of the St. Paul institution.
Somalia Leader Heads For Minn. Amid U.S. RecognitionA day after the U.S. recognized Somalia's government for the first time in two decades, President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud is coming to visit the diaspora in Minnesota.
Frank Vascellaro To Interview The PresidentWCCO-TV's Frank Vascellaro is going to Washington to talk one-on-one with President Obama Thursday.
Reality Check: What Would Romney Do With FEMA?Gov. Mitt Romney returned to the campaign trail today, but refrained again from criticizing President Obama in light of the disaster on the East Coast.
Esme's Blog: The Presidential Race TightensWith a lackluster debate performance Wednesday, President Barack Obama is seeing a slide in his poll numbers. According to the website RealClearPolitics an average of national polls shows the president ahead by 1.4 percent.
Pawlenty Resigns From Romney Campaign To LobbyFormer Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty is resigning as a national co-chairman of Republican Mitt Romney's presidential campaign to lobby for the financial services industry.
U Proposes Tuition Freeze; Asks State For More MoneySome Minnesota college students might get a break on their next tuition bill, but there's a big catch. The University of Minnesota's President wants the state to pitch in more money.
Opinion: Obama's Campaign Speech 'Press Conference' In The White HouseThe White House Press Corps members finally got the White House Press Conference they’ve been shouting for. And they only have themselves to blame for letting Obama turn much of it into a campaign speech by the questions they did and didn’t ask.
Carlson Travel And Hospitality Names New CEOGlobal hospitality and travel company Carlson on Sunday named Trudy Rautio as its new president and CEO. She's the fifth CEO in the 74-year history of the family-owned company.
Opinion: Joe Biden’s Asinine Comments Aren’t Cute AnymoreThe fact that Joe Biden is only a heartbeat away from the presidency should not only scare the hell out of every American, it should be reason enough for the Romney-Ryan ticket to win the 2012 election by a landslide.
Opinion: Obama Avoids The Issues With Negative CampaignBeing president does not give a person license to disrespect opponents, and the disrespect and intolerance from Obama when a different opinion is expressed has been atrocious.
Supervalu Fires CEO Herkert, Names Sales To PostSupervalu is ousting CEO Craig Herkert as the grocery chain looks to right its business following disappointing quarterly results and plans to possibly put itself up for sale.
Talking Points: The President's Health Reform Care ActSometime in the next two weeks the U.S. Supreme Court will come out with one of its most important decision in recent memory.
Minn. Dems Say Clinton To Keynote Summer Dinner Former President Bill Clinton will be the headline speaker for a Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party dinner in August.
Kennedy Named MSCTC presidentThe interim president of Minnesota State Community and Technical College has been named to the permanent position.