Johns Hopkins University has filed a lawsuit seeking to block the Trump administration’s decision to make international students leave the U.S. if they intend to take classes entirely online starting this fall.
The head of the CDC says the agency is not revising federal guidelines for reopening schools, but will issue additional references for parents and schools. Pres. Trump criticized the agency, saying the guidelines are too tough and expensive.
Michigan's U.S. Senators are asking the federal officials to clarify restrictions on travel across the U.S.-Canada border. They want to know how restrictions will affect families split by the border, college students, and people who have to cross the border to get to their property.
The Minnesota Nurses Association said St. Luke's asked them to delay raises that are written into the labor contract, to help out financially during the COVID-19 pandemic. But the two sides did not come to an agreement about this, so the raises will go into effect.
Construction of Duluth's first Costco Wholesale store is expected to begin this fall, according to a document submitted to the St. Louis County Board. City and county officials are considering a combined $2 million in tax abatement for the project.
A white woman has been charged with filing a false report after a widely-reported racist confrontation in New York's Central Park. The woman had claimed that she was being threatened by an African-American birdwatcher.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has turned down a White House invitation to celebrate the new regional free trade agreement in Washington. A U.S. official said Trudeau had scheduling conflicts as well as issues with Canadian quarantine rules.
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled unanimously that states can require presidential electors to back their states’ popular vote winner in the Electoral College. So-called faithless electors have not been critical to the outcome of previous presidential elections.
A senior Russian diplomat says Moscow is keeping all options open following the U.S. decision to withdraw from an international treaty allowing observation flights over military facilities. President Donald Trump announced in May Washington’s intention to pull out of the treaty.
Week 5: Giants Ridge is working toward adding 20 miles of bike trail by the end of the 2020 summer season. This week we take a look at how they are expanding mountain biking opportunities on the Iron Range.