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Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:06pm

Unlike so many industrial innovations, the revolving door was not developed in Detroit. It took its first spin in Philadelphia in 1888, the brainchild of Theophilus Van Kannel, the soon-to-be founder of the Van Kannel Revolving Door Company. Its purpose was twofold: to better insulate buildings from the cold and to allow greater numbers of people easier entry at any given time. Read More

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:07pm

Minnesotans deserve a $2 billion tax break, House Republicans say, while admitting they will not get their way. Read More

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:07pm

When a $100 million, 17,000-acre “water farm” was taking shape in 2012, school and county officials worried that millions of dollars worth of land would go off the property tax rolls. Read More

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 8:01pm

Proposed cuts in business and sales taxes were blessed Thursday by a House committee, with its chairman predicting passage by the full chamber. Read More

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 7:53pm

Homeowners are about to see their property values hit the rafters. Read More