The latest monthly survey of bankers in parts of 10 Plains and Midwestern states indicates a shrinking rural economy. Three-quarters of bankers said President Donald Trump's trade policies are having a negative effect on their local economies.
Police say a high-speed chase in Sioux Lookout, Ontario, ended when the driver got out of the car on an airport taxiway while it was still moving. The suspect, a 34-year-old woman from Winnipeg, faces 19 possible counts.
White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow is confirming that President Donald Trump "wants to take a look at" buying Greenland, although the semi-autonomous territory of Denmark has said it's not for sale.
Gov. Tony Evers says he believes Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes has been "truthful" about whether he graduated from college. Barnes' campaign filled out a questionaire stating he had earned a bachelor's degree from Alabama A&M University.
President Donald Trump is defending Israel's decision to bar two members of Congress from visiting the country. Israel barred a planned visit by Reps. Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, who have been critical of the country.
Wisconsin Republican legislators are re-introducing a bill that would punish students who interfere with campus speeches and presentations with suspension and expulsion. The punishment is already part of UW policy, but legislators want to cement the sanctions in state law.
The Minnesota Department of Commerce warns consumers of an increase in robocalls. One of the most popular prerecorded messages claim to be from the I.R.S. and a new trend includes fraudulent calls from Social Security Administration imposters.
CM&R Inc., of St. Paul is recalling approximately 25 pounds of ready-to-eat beef stick products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. The products were shipped to retail locations across Minnesota.
Ford is recalling over 108,000 midsize cars in North America to fix a problem that could stop the seat belts from holding people in a crash. The recall covers certain Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ cars from the 2015 model year.