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What they’re saying about the Citigroup rescue

The U.S. government will intervene to help giant Citigroup with a plan approved late Sunday by federal regulators after a weekend of nonstop negotiations.

Twin Cities-area schools more segregated than ever

Thirty-six years after a federal judge ordered Minneapolis to begin busing students to achieve racial balance, Twin Cities-area schools are more segregated than ever.

UMN News: The language of luxury

A University of Minnesota researcher shows how advertisers’ language choices evoke different reactions.FROM UMN NEWS

State should help foster socially responsible businesses

In the drive to please Wall Street investors, some corporations have shortchanged their customers and workers and polluted the air we breathe. Corporate scandals fill the news media. Read more…
By Sen. John Marty