A woman says she was trying to discretely breastfeed her child in a Target store when employees there tried to discourage her and harass her. Now she has 3,000 people and counting signed up on Facebook to join a nationwide "nurse-in." A Target spokesman apologized and said the stores will "feel proud to support" the protest.
Historic locomotives to roll into St. Paul for Train Days
The festival at the Union Depot returns June 4-5.
Tornadoes, large hail, damaging wind possible in Sunday/Monday storms
The Twin Cities is among the areas that could get hit.
Sunbather on the roof triggers shelter-in-place at Savage elementary school
The sunbather told police he was trying to "tan and relax."
The Raptor Center's ambassador, Nero the turkey vulture, dies at 47
Nero helped save the California condors before taking up his post as an education ambassador.
82-year-old Independence man dies in golf cart accident
Few details are known about the incident.
Ben Leber named new permanent co-host of 'Twin Cities Live'
The former Minnesota Vikings linebacker was introduced Friday afternoon.
APM Reports, maker of 'In the Dark' podcast, nixed by Minnesota Public Radio
MPR said "select programming elements" of APM Reports will be incorporated into MPR News.
The latest on holiday weekend severe weather chances for MN
The most significant severe threats are Sunday night and again on Monday.
Charges: Driver was drunk, high in head-on crash that killed 19-year-old woman
The young woman killed in the crash was a college student studying zoology.
What's open and closed in Minnesota on Memorial Day 2022
A guide to Memorial Day weekend 2022.
Truck crashes into Napa Auto Parts store after driver's medical issue
No employees were struck by the pickup.
Moms stage nationwide 'nurse-in' at Target stores
A mother organized the protest after she tried to breastfeed her child in the women's clothing section of a Target store, where workers reportedly told her to move to a fitting room. Michelle Hickman told workers the law says she has a right to nurse in public but says they ignored her. Target's corporate office says the company supports women's rights to breastfeed -- in fitting rooms or in public.
Target partnership will bring boutique's Miami styles nationwide
The Webster will bring a low-cost beach collection to Target shoppers through the retailer's new "Shops at Target" program. Target is partnering with various boutique brands and specialty stores in hopes of attracting new customers.
Target to shutter four underperforming stores
"After careful consideration of the financial performance,” Minneapolis-based Target Corporation announced Wednesday it plans to close four stores in Colorado, Florida, Tennessee and Virginia, according to company news releases. All four retail stores will close permanently on Feb. 2, 2013.
Target apologizes after store worker snubs $2,000 charity shopping trip
Students at an Ohio middle school every year raise about $2,000 to buy items at a local Target store for charity, but this year a teacher was fuming after a store worker told her the students weren't welcome because they didn't have enough cashiers to accommodate them.
Walmart stores to surpass number of Targets in Minnesota
With Walmart stores opening in Burnsville, in St. Cloud and in Redwood Falls this coming week, Minnesota for the first time will have more Walmart outlets (including Sam's Clubs) than it does Target stores.
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