The Week's Top Business Stories

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Here are the week's top business stories from the Editors of Twin Cities Business:

Best Buy To Exit China With Five Star Sale

Company’s CEO again says such a deal doesn’t signal similar action in Canada or Mexico.

Digi International Finds New CEO

Ron Konezny, who once founded a Minnetonka-based telecommunications company, will replace the retiring Joseph Dunsmore.

MAC Seeks Proposals For Hotel At MSP Airport

As hotel construction explodes in nearby Bloomington, the Metropolitan Airports Commission wants to put one on site.

C.H. Robinson To Acquire Kansas City Freight Firm

The deal would expand the company’s e-commerce business.

Year-End Results Up, Expectations Down For Toro

The company dampened expectations for its current fiscal quarter despite coming off a year of record sales.

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4 former officers indicted on federal charges in George Floyd's killing

They're accused of violating George Floyd's civil rights.

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Man dies after shooting near West Broadway in north Minneapolis

The victim was shot multiple times Thursday evening.

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Here’s how the St. Cloud Wells Fargo hostage situation unfolded

The suspect has been arrested and all five hostages are safe.

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Trucker who killed himself before arrest in Rochester ID'd as Wisconsin man

The 63-year-old died of two gunshot wounds to the head.

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Hostage situation over in St. Cloud, suspect in custody

Five bank workers were held hostage, but released safely.

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Twins blow lead, drop to numbing 0-7 in extra innings

Byron Buxton left the game in the ninth inning with an apparent injury.

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There will be no state-ordered restrictions for the State Fair this year

Fair organizers could still implement their own COVID safety restrictions.

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Walz: Prepare for a summer 'where just the simple pleasures will be back again'

But the governor made clear vaccinations are key to getting there more quickly.

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Drug trial shows Moderna vaccine is 96% effective in teens

The drugmaker still needs federal authorization following more studies.

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