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Target taps outsider as CEO for first time in push to redefine itself with shoppers

...bringing in an outsider as its CEO for the first time as the retailer fights to redefine itself to American shoppers.The Minneapolis-based company said Thursday that it named PepsiCo executive Brian Cornell to the top spot, replacing Chief Financial Officer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-31/target-taps-outsider-ceo-f
Heisman winner, teammate were held at gunpoint

...conspiracy to commit a fourth-degree felony.It was not known if Price had an attorney.Shumpert is a 6-foot junior from Minneapolis. Last season she led the Lobo women in rebounds at 6.0 per game. STANFORD: Receiver and All-America kick returner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-30/heisman-winner-teammate-w
35 percent in US facing debt collectors, study says

...Salazar said.Other cities have populations that have largely managed to repay their bills on time. Just 20.1 percent of Minneapolis residents have debts in collection. Boston, Honolulu and San Jose, California, are similarly low.Only about 20 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-29/35-percent-us-facing-debt-
Kluwe lawyer: No lawsuit imminent against Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS - Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is backing away from his threat to sue the team over alleged discrimination - for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-23/kluwe-lawyer-no-lawsuit-immin
Overtime

...richest overseas contract ever for a high school player, a source told Yahoo Sports. WNBALynx edge Dream in two overtimesIn Minneapolis, Maya Moore scored a franchise-record 48 points, the second most in WNBA history, to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-22/overtime
Derek Jeter has big night in final All-Star Game

MINNEAPOLIS - Derek Jeter was a huge hit from the very start in his final All-Star...while Jeter rode with his parents and other family members, who came to Minneapolis for the event."I think everyone WANTS it to sink in that this is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/derek-jeter-has-big-nigh
Trout, Jeter lead AL to win in All-Star Game

MINNEAPOLIS - Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one...base against Pat Neshek, the St. Louis reliever who grew up in the Minneapolis suburbs and started his career with the Twins. Jose Altuve followed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/trout-jeter-lead-al-win-
Dominant pitching will be on display in All-Star Game

MINNEAPOLIS - Mike Matheny had quite the choice for the National League's All-Star...I've pretty much stopped it right there."The game is being played in Minneapolis for the third time, following the NL's 6-5 win at Metropolitan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-14/dominant-pitching-will-b
Twins want to show off Target Field at All-Star Game

MINNEAPOLIS - With the All-Star Game coming to the Twin Cities, the Minnesota...from visiting managers and players since its opening in 2010, with the Minneapolis skyline providing a backdrop to a venue with modern amenities and old-school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-12/twins-want-show-target-f
All-Star Game marked a changing of the guard

MINNEAPOLIS - On a sparkling summer night in the Upper Midwest, baseball generations joined up and prepared to pass.Derek Jeter, the 40-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-16/all-star-game-marked-cha