In an announcement made yesterday, Caribou Coffee Company, Inc., based in Minneapolis, has made the decision to close 80 of its lower-performing stores across the country, including at least two in the metro area. In addition to the store closings, Caribou will rebrand another 88 locations ... More >>
Do you blow through actuarial charts while displaying your goods in NSFW swimwear? Then you may already be a winner!We assume it's for a story on sexy accountants (perhaps based on this website called SexyAccountant.com?) but maybe they just want to spice up the office.
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Late last week, news broke that Pulitzer Prize-winning comic artist Garry Trudeau had a series set to run Monday through Saturday this week with a new character -- a young woman in Texas getting an abortion. The series is a pointed criticism of Texas's new anti-abortion, mandatory ultrasound law, wh ... More >>
CNN, USA Today, and other media organizations got fooled
Trials and StribulationsPar Ridder moves on.Par Ridder has a new gig: Billboards. Clear Channel Outdoor has announced that the disgraced former Star Tribune publisher, Pioneer Press traitor and "proven manager and strategic thinker" has joined the company's Chicago office as a branch preside ... More >>
We'll see if any of this impacts the Pioneer Press newsroom in the long run.
Some politicians say serious things that end up sounding funny. Other politicians say stuff that's actually meant to be funny.
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