Omar Ishrak says he wants the next generation of pacemakers to be five to ten times cheaper than those of today. He says that would allow sales in poor countries of Latin America, Asia and Africa.
Shooting near University of Minnesota kills 1, injures 2
The victims were all in a parked car when the shooting happened, police said.
St. Paul native, comedian Louie Anderson dead at 68
He died of complications with cancer.
Florida man charged with human smuggling after 4 die, 5 rescued near border
A baby and an teenage boy were among those who were found dead feet from the U.S. border.
Mall of America to celebrate 30 years with events, giveaways throughout 2022
The festivities will kick off Friday with a '90s-themed drag show.
Victim of 1994 Michigan cold case murder ID'd as missing Minnesotan
Shelley Rae Kephart went missing from Hennepin County more than 28 years ago.
Coller: Did the Vikings wait too long to fire Zimmer, Spielman?
This wasn’t just ugly. This was ugly, ugly.
Walz, Flanagan call on Hennepin Co. sheriff to resign
"I would say that it is time for him to resign," the Lt. Gov. said.
Months after missing deadline, Enbridge says Line 3 aquifer breach is fixed
The company told Bring Me The News it "successfully stopped the flow of groundwater" at the site.
Baby, teenager among 4 found dead along MN, Canada border
Authorities believe all four froze to death.
Former roller rink, tennis courts will become new sports hub
The Wooddale Fun Zone has been closed since spring of 2020.
CEO: Medtronic's focus paying off
After a solid last year and last quarter, Medtronic Inc. CEO Omar Ishrak is reiterating that his company's commitment is to growth through globalization, innovation and enhancing value, not just creating new medical technology products. It's what Ishrak has consistently preached in the year-plus since he took the helm at the world's largest medical device company.
Medtronic to pay $23.5 million to settle kickback charge
The Justice Department alleged that Medtronic funneled money to doctors who implanted pacemakers or defibrillators made by the company. A spokesman says Medtronic admits no wrongdoing in the settlement.
Former Medtronic CEO speaks out against marriage amendment
Bill George says "corporate leaders need to speak out forcefully against this amendment, because their companies have the most to lose if it passes." In his Star Tribune editorial, George also feels passage of the amendment to prohibit same-sex marriage "would make it increasingly difficult for Minnesota companies to recruit and retain the talented people required to build global companies."
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