The suit claims a digital thermostat made by Nest Labs - and sold by Best Buy - infringes on seven patents held by Honeywell. Honeywell says it will not stand by while competitors "infringe on our intellectual property." Best Buy did not comment.
Anoka County Sheriff's Office searching for missing Columbus woman
The woman was last seen leaving her home.
Gallery: Behind the scenes of new and improved Duluth Haunted Ship
A hull lot of horror.
Explosion reported near Hastings; man airlifted to hospital
Authorities say the victim has serious injuries.
School faces uncertain future after land sold to Catholic nonprofit
The school near Marine on St. Croix sits on land that's just been sold.
Boy suffers 'life-threatening' injuries in car-bike collision in Minneapolis
Police said the driver is cooperating with the investigation.
Ellison sues Fleet Farm, alleging 'illegal and negligent' gun sales to straw buyers
The lawsuit claims Fleet Farm harmed Minnesotans.
Man dies from gunshot wounds after Minneapolis shooting
The death marked the 69th homicide of the year in the city.
Gallery: Island cabin is one of northernmost homes for sale in MN
Want to buy one of the northernmost homes on the market in Minnesota?
Charges: Houston men robbed Edina bank of $110,000
A third suspect has not yet been identified.
Re-opening of Minneapolis' Third Avenue Bridge delayed to next year
More frustration for travelers.
Medtronic loses appeal of patent infringement case
Medtronic says it is evaluating its next step after a court rejected the company's appeal of a $74 million patent infringement ruling. The ruling could eventually force Medtronic to stop making one of its heart valves if a competitor - Edwards Lifesciences - seeks an injunction.
Former Roxio/Napster CEO targets Best Buy in lawsuit
Former Roxio/Napster CEO Christopher Gorog has filed suit against Best Buy. Gorog, who was CEO of the digital music business when Best Buy purchased it in 2008, claims the Minneapolis-based electronics retailer did not honor a monetary agreement after he and the company parted ways.
Best Buy stock tumbles, Radio Shack troubles could be cause
A weak earnings report from Radio Shack fueled the belief that brick-and-mortar electronics stores - like Best Buy - are losing their fight with online competitors.
Experts look for 'bold step' from Best Buy Thursday
Store closings, layoffs, and downsized properties are some of the steps at least two analysts predict Richfield-based electronics retailer Best Buy to unveil. The company is struggling for market share against competitors such as Amazon.
Best Buy bid delayed?
Richard Schulze wants more time before making an offer for Best Buy, the company that he founded. Reuters reports Schulze, who has been working on his offer for months, is expected to take a 30-day extension to mid-December before submitting his final purchase proposal to Best Buy's board. Citing sources close to Schulze, the Star Tribune reported that his bid would come next week.
Even as CEO shrugs off 'showrooming,' Best Buy to match online prices
Minnesota-based Best Buy Co. is planning to match the prices of Internet competitors such as Amazon.com Inc. this holiday season, even as it plays down its concerns over shoppers browsing gadgets in stores only to buy them for less online, the Wall Street Journal reports.
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