Pentagon press secretary John Kirby is joining the White House, according to a person familiar with the matter. He is expected to take on strategic communications as President Biden navigates foreign policy challenges.
Wisconsin Gov. Evers has issued an executive order barring price gouging on baby formula. It prohibits wholesalers and retailers from charging prices that are more than 15% higher than over the last two months.
Ford Motor Company to pay $19.2 million to the states for misleading claims about the fuel economy and payload capacity of some of its vehicles. Minnesota and Wisconsin are two of the 40 states in the settlement.
Two Duluth educators were named Goldfine Gold Star Teachers Thursday night. Alison Wood, who teaches at Denfeld, won for the high school level. And Cindy Sutherland, an instructor at Piedmont, was honored among elementary teachers.