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Dominion Voting Systems Sues ‘MyPillow Guy’ for $1.3 Billion
Dominion Voting Systems has filed a $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit against the founder of Minnesota-based MyPillow.
Biden to Boost Pandemic Lending to Smallest Businesses
President Joe Biden is targeting federal pandemic assistance to the nation's smallest businesses and taking steps to further equity in what is known as the Paycheck Protection Program.
Boy Scouts Celebrate the First Group of Female Eagle Scouts
The Boy Scouts of America is celebrating a major milestone this weekend with a virtual event honoring the nearly 1,000 girls and young women who are the first females to attain the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout.
Appeals Court Won’t Delay Ex-Cop’s Trial in Floyd’s Death
The Minnesota Court of Appeals has dismissed prosecutors' request to delay the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer charged in the death of George Floyd.
Kraft Heinz Sells Planters Brand to Hormel Foods
Hormel Foods is going nuts. The Minnesota company, known for its meat brands like Spam and Applegate, said Thursday it's buying the Planters nut business from Kraft Heinz Co. for $3.35 billion.
J&J Asks US Regulators to OK Its One-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine
Johnson & Johnson has asked U.S. regulators to clear the world's first single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, an easier-to-use option that could boost scarce supplies.
Judge Approves Divorce for Ex-Cop Charged in Floyd’s Death
A Minnesota judge has approved a divorce settlement between the former Minneapolis police officer who placed his knee on George Floyd's neck and his wife.
Fauci: Don’t Let Super Bowl Parties Become Super Spreaders
The nation's top infectious disease expert doesn't want Sunday's Super Bowl to turn into a super spreader.
Canada to Quarantine Travelers, Suspend Flights South
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is announcing stricter restrictions on travelers response to new, likely more contagious variants of the novel coronavirus.
J&J 1-Dose Shot Prevents COVID-19, But Less Than Some Others
Johnson & Johnson says its vaccine appears to protect against COVID-19 with just one shot.
Twitter Permanently Bans MyPillow CEO
Twitter has permanently banned My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell's account after he continually perpetuated the baseless claim that Donald Trump won the 2020 U.S. presidential election.
Judge Denies Request to Delay Cop’s Trial in Floyd’s Death
A Minnesota judge says he won't reconsider his decision to hold a March trial for the former Minneapolis police officer who held his knee to George Floyd's neck as the Black man said he couldn't breathe.