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Mpls Law Firm Secures $121M Settlement From Goldman Sachs, Bain Capital

Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi struck a preliminary settlement deal with two major private equity firms, and it plans to face off with more of the nation’s largest firms in court.

2014 Entrepreneur Of The Year Winners Announced

Nine of the 2014 EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award winners for the Upper Midwest hail from Minnesota. See who took home this year’s prestigious awards.

St. Ben’s College Settles Petters Clawback Lawsuit; Legal Costs Keep Mounting

St. Ben's agreed to settle a “clawback” lawsuit filed by the trustee of Tom Petters’ bankruptcy estate; meanwhile, the cost of such litigation, including fees paid to accounting and law firms, keeps growing.

Target Taps GM Leader As Chief Information Security Officer

Brad Maiorino, who has overseen information security at General Motors and General Electric, will join Target in the newly formed chief information security officer role.

Famous Dave’s Chairman Abruptly Resigns Amid Turnover

Dean Riesen left the company on Friday after serving as a board director since 2003 and chairman since 2011. It’s the latest in a long series of leadership changes at the restaurant chain.

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Walker, The Current announce end of Rock the Garden festival

The Walker Art Center and Minnesota Public Radio announced the festival will retire so the organizations can dream up new events.

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Able Seedhouse + Brewery in NE Minneapolis to close

The brewery and its onsite food truck, Animales Burger Co., will both be open for their last day on Saturday.

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Police investigate spate of car break-ins on south Lake Minnetonka shore

The South Lake Minnetonka Police Department received reports that cars in Shorewood and Excelsior were broken into Tuesday morning.

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1 dead, 3 injured in crash involving tractor and SUV

The man driving the tractor was killed in the crash.

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U of M gives some students 50% off meals for September after complaints

Students have complained about an array of issues surrounding dining halls.

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Gallery: Sprawling estate near Superior National Forest listed for $2.9M

The property has been in the same family for over 60 years.

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Surgery clinic proposed to replace 111-year-old farmhouse in Eagan

A developer is proposing to transform the remnant farm property.

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Why Hurricane Ian could be catastrophic in Florida

Hurricanes are the atmosphere’s biggest show of force and energy, and Hurricane Ian is no exception.

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Suspect arrested after man and dog shot on St. Paul's East Side

The shooting happened around 12:45 p.m. Tuesday.

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Bemidji police appeal to find missing teenager

Tahlia Poitra was last seen Wednesday.

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Crisp & Green owner launches new chain, with 12 MN locations planned

Steele Brands already owns and operates Crisp & Green and Stalk & Spade.

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