Richard Davis (Executive)

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2014

    Super Bowl 52 is coming to Minneapolis [UPDATE]

    :::: UPDATE (May 20) :::: Super Bowl 52 is coming to Minneapolis! Today, during the second round of balloting, the NFL owners gave the Vikings a measure of revenge for the 2009 NFC Championship Game by awarding 2018's biggest game to Minneapolis instead of New Orleans (Indianapolis was eliminat ... More >>

  • News

    October 31, 2012

    Occupy Minnesota fights the banks

    Organization builds a tight-knit national community while preventing foreclosures

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Occupy Homes MN to deliver 6,000 signatures to US Bank

    ​The Occupy Homes movement -- an offshoot of OccupyMN and Occupy Minneapolis -- is still fighting to keep two Minneapolis homeowners' families from being evicted. This evening, a group of marchers is bringing over 6,000 signatures to US Bank, in the hopes that the downtown-based lender will find ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    US Bank announces record 2011 profits

    US Bank made almost $5 billion last year. How'd you do?​After a record third quarter, US Bank continued to pile on the profits in the last quarter of 2011. $1.35 billion worth of profit, to be exact. For the year, Minnesota's sixth-largest company enjoyed record earnings of $4.87 billion. Tough ec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2011

    Occupy MN protesters barred from sleeping in Government Plaza starting Monday

    Occupy MN FacebookAn occupier gets in Sheriff Rich Stanek's face outside the commissioner's meeting Tuesday.​Hennepin County commissioners voted unanimously in favor of enacting yet another raft of stricter rules on Occupy MN protesters camping out in Government Plaza. According to the new restri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2011

    Occupy MN protesters defy Hennepin County orders; ACLU threatens lawsuit [UPDATE]

    The occupiers are refusing to move from in front of a sign.​This morning, Hennepin County maintenance removed all of Occupy MN protesters' signs from Government Plaza. Just before noon, however, a small contingent of the occupiers started putting them back up. Now, seven occupiers have linked ar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2011

    Occupy MN: Hennepin County enacts new restrictions on protesters

    The county is no longer tolerating Occupy MN's expansive presence in Government Plaza.​Hennepin County administrators have released a new set of rules for the Occupy MN participants who've been sleeping and demonstrating in Government Plaza since October 7. Included in a notice alerting protesters ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    US Bank President Richard Davis to disillusioned country: "Get over it"

    The 99% protested US Bank President Richard Davis' speech.​US Bank President Richard Davis addressed the 1% at a Minnesota Chamber of Commerce luncheon this afternoon while the 99% protested outside. The "Golden Boy of Wall Street," as the New York Times recently dubbed him, was there to discuss ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2011

    US Bank announces record profits

    US Bank has enough money to buy five stars -- and a small planet.​Hey, all you Occupy Wall Street and Occupy MN kids, can you keep it down for a minute? US Bank is trying to count its money, and you're distracting them.Exhibiting the best worst timing of this young decade, US Bank reported its thi ... More >>

  • Unknown

    August 15, 2007
  • Music

    May 9, 2007
  • Music

    January 24, 2007

    Before the Law

    A lawyer, a bartender, a modern classical guitarist, and a drum teacher rock out in Cougar

  • Arts

    May 1, 1996

    Bass Culture

    One of the most respected players in jazz, Minnesota's Anthony Cox charts his own course.