The Federal Reserve is leaving its key interest rate unchanged. However, the Fed's Wednesday announcement signaled that it's prepared to start cutting rates if needed to protect the U.S. economy from trade conflicts and other threats.
A Canadian man has been sentenced to 26 years in U.S. prison for supporting a group of jihadists who committed an attack that killed five American soldiers in Iraq. The man pleaded guilty to sending the attackers money and providing them logistical support.
A Republican Wisconsin state senator says he will vote against the budget that was written by fellow Republicans. The declaration by Sen. Steve Nass leaves the GOP with only one vote to spare in the Senate.
Groups backing two anti-abortion ballot drives in Michigan are poised to begin gathering signatures after clearing procedural steps. The Board of State Canvassers approved wording for the petitions this week.
Gov. Tim Walz is criticizing a Minnesota Democratic party official for describing a Navy ship as a "murder boat." DFL Deputy Communications Director William Davis made the comment on Twitter over the weekend and later deleted it.
Target is offering same-day delivery on thousands of items for $9.99 per order through a delivery startup it purchased nearly two years ago. Until now, Target shoppers looking to receive same-day delivery through Shipt had to go to the startup's website and pay for a membership.
Prince Harry has offered his support to a new initiative to clear land mines from a wilderness area in Angola, a cause championed by his late mother, Princess Diana. She drew attention to the African nation's dangerous minefields by stepping onto one.
This weekend at the Box Office: the Universal Pictures and Illumination's animated movie, "The Secret Life of Pets 2" finished in the number one spot. X-Men's "Dark Phoenix" and "Aladdin" rounded out the top three.
President Donald Trump is lashing out at The New York Times, saying it engaged in a "virtual act of treason" for a story that said the U.S. was ramping up its cyber-intrusions into Russia's power grid.
President Donald Trump is now saying he may contact the FBI if a foreign power presented him with negative information about a political opponent. The president still said he would look at the information in order to determine whether or not it was "incorrect."
Research crews are conducting fish population surveys on Michigan's Great Lakes waters this summer and fall. The research vessel Tanner focuses on Lake Huron, Saginaw Bay and the St. Marys River and their lake trout, walleye and forage fish populations.
A Hermantown native is attempting to run the entire Superior Hiking Trail in record time to raise awareness and funds for the trail. 68-year-old Michael Koppy began his 310-mile early Saturday morning.
Grizzly bears are spreading into new areas of the U.S. Northern Rockies, expanding from remote wildernesses and into low-level farmland near Yellowstone National Park. The expansion comes amid a legal fight over proposed hunting.