Consumers offset the corporate cutbacks in the April-June by spending at fastest pace in 6 quarters.
Union representing about 4,800 nurses at five Allina hospitals in the Twin Cities plans 2nd walkout.
A man in North Carolina has been sentenced to serve at least 18 years in prison
Brings experiments, gear from International Space Station.
Automakers say cars that wirelessly talk to each other are finally ready for the road.
Demand increases as children head to school.
Persky had been criticized for ordering 6-month jail sentence in case.
Company doesn't budge on price, though, despite condemnation.
Hopes populist message will endure through organization.
2011 accident killed 1 driver, injured another in Texas.