This March 13, 2003 file photo shows an exterior view of the German media giant Bertelsmann in Guetersloh, Germany. German media giant Bertelsmann said Wednesday that it is buying publisher Simon & Schuster from ViacomCBS for $2.17 billion in cash.

Penguin to buy Simon & Schuster, create publishing giant

Unchanged from early estimate, US economy grew 33.1% in Q3
A passer-by walks past a store closing sign, right, in the window of a department store, Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, in Boston.

Stocks mostly fall, even as tech gains push Nasdaq to record
Buildings line Wall Street, Monday, Aug. 31, 2020, in New York.

US jobless claims up for 2nd straight week as virus worsens
A sign is seen outside of IDES (Illinois Department of Employment Security) WorkNet center in Arlington Heights, Ill., Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020. Illinois reports biggest spike in unemployment claims of all states.

International flyers may soon need to get virus vaccinations
In this July 6, 2020, file photo, a Qantas Airbus A380 arrives at Southern California Logistics Airport in Victorville, Calif.

Wisconsin movie theaters get help from state so that show can go on

In this Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 file photo, manager Yllka Murati waits for a delivery driver to pick up takeout orders behind a partition displaying a sign to remind customers to wear a mask, at the Penrose Diner, in south Philadelphia.

Restaurants workers out of work again as virus surges anew

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in criminal case
Dow crests 30,000 points on vaccine hopes, Biden transition
Walz, House Republicans release separate economic relief plans to help small businesses, workers
Best Buy reports 3Q results that exceed Wall Street views
In this Oct. 8, 2018, file photo, is the entrance to ABQ Studios in Albuquerque, N.M., where Netflix announced at the studio complex that it chose Albuquerque as a new production hub.

Netflix to expand production hub in New Mexico

Gyms make tough decisions with new COVID-19 restrictions in place
UPDATE: Minneapolis chef's stolen custom smoker found and returned
GM flips to California's side in pollution fight with Trump

Hennepin County announces new round of funding to help businesses affected by recent restrictions

Pandemic has taken a bite out of seafood trade, consumption

GM to recall 7M vehicles globally to replace Takata air bags

Stocks open higher on Wall Street on latest vaccine hopes

'It seems like we are pivoting on a daily basis': Wayzata restaurant copes with new dining restrictions

Many Americans flying for holiday despite CDC pleas

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade to march on despite pandemic
CDC estimates only 1/8th of infections caught
Minnesota company using viral sign technology for early detection of COVID-19

1 killed in overnight shooting in Minneapolis

Travelers head out of town despite warnings from state health officials, CDC

Twin Cities doctor warns about Thanksgiving virus risk as family falls ill

UPDATE: Police say missing Apple Valley man found safe