City of Minneapolis drops plan to hire social media influencers ahead of George Floyd death trials


Minneapolis turning to influencers for social media messaging during Chauvin trial

Bloomington company does a pandemic pivot by going virtual in order to survive

Twitter to let users charge followers to see premium posts
This April 26, 2017, file photo shows the Twitter app on a mobile phone in Philadelphia.

Facebook says it will pay $1B over 3 years to news industry
FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2019, file photo, an iPhone displays the Facebook app in New Orleans. Facebook says it’s going all in to block the spread of bogus vaccine claims. In practice, that means the social network plans to ban a new bunch of false claims in addition to the old bunch of false claims about vaccines or COVID-19 that it has already banned.

Mars rover's giant parachute carried secret message
This image from video made available by NASA shows the parachute deployed during the descent of the Mars Perseverance rover as it approaches the surface of the planet on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021.

In this March 29, 2018 file photo shows the logo for Facebook at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square.

Facebook says it will lift its Australian news ban soon


Bone cancer survivor to join billionaire on SpaceX flight
Boeing: 777s with engine that blew apart should be grounded
Klobuchar calls on social media platforms to root out vaccine misinformation
Kroger is latest victim of third-party software data breach
A goose is startled as Northup Grumman's Antares rocket lifts off the launch pad at NASA's Wallops Island flight facility in Wallops Island, Va., Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. The rocket is delivering cargo to the International Space Station.

Space station launch honors 'Hidden Figures' mathematician


YouTube removes Ohio committee video, citing misinformation
NASA rover lands on Mars to look for signs of ancient life
First Google office in the state coming to Rochester; will work with Mayo Clinic
NASA rover attempting most difficult Martian touchdown yet

Cost of a single Bitcoin exceeds $50,000 for first time

Right-wing friendly Parler announces re-launch

Google fined $1 million for misleading French hotel rankings

English soccer at breaking point over abuse on social media


English soccer heads ask Zuckerberg, Dorsey to act on racism


RFK Jr. kicked off Instagram for vaccine misinformation


Senate confirms Cardona as Biden's education secretary
George Floyd kin joins protest anthem album project
Wild lose goalie Alex Stalock to Oilers on waiver claim

With Chauvin trial a week away, 'Operation Safety Net' set to begin


Attorney: Anoka police K-9 Bravo 'likely saved lives' after carjacking


Minnesota waiting on more than 45,000 doses of J&J vaccine

2 Lakeville elementary schools close for 2 weeks due to COVID-19 cases

Minn. Senate Republicans propose eliminating state tax on PPP loans