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Published 59 minutes ago
Airlines report big 2Q profits on strong demand
Investing in airlines has long been the butt of jokes, especially when many U.S. carriers traipsed through bankruptcy court in the past decade.

Published 2 hours ago
U.S. stocks close mostly unchanged
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are ending little changed after a day of mixed signals on corporate earnings and the economy.

Updated 4 hours ago
WTVG-TV sold for $128 million
Toledo‘‍s ABC affiliate has been sold to an Atlanta-based company.

Updated 4 hours ago
New-home sales plummet in June
WASHINGTON — Sales of new U.S. homes plunged in June, a sign that real estate continues to be a weak spot in the economy.

Published 4 hours ago
Dick's Sporting Goods lays off golf pros
IMPERIAL, Pa. — The Dick’s Sporting Goods chain has laid off 478 Professional Golfers’ Association teaching pros months after the company reported that sales of golf gear are dwindling.

Published 6 hours ago
GM profit 2Q falls 85 percent
DETROIT — Recall expenses chopped $1.5 billion from General Motors’ bottom line in the second quarter, as it added up the costs of repairs for nearly 30 million cars and set aside funds to compensate victims of small-car crashes.

Published 6 hours ago
4 more Mich. cities get Uber ridesharing
LANSING, Mich. — A California company that uses mobile application software to link people needing transportation in Ann Arbor and the Detroit area to drivers is expanding to several other Michigan cities.

Published 6 hours ago
Bonds defaulted on by Xunlight being purchased
The Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority board today voted to buy back $600,000 worth of bonds that were defaulted on by solar cell manufacturer Xunlight Corp.

Updated 7 hours ago
Ottawa Hills inventor optimistic
A former University of Toledo football player has developed a product that he believes can reduce concussions in contact sports, though he’s finding it hard to get his product into the market.

Updated 7 hours ago
Defiance meat plant recalls items
DEFIANCE — Fort Defiance Meats is recalling three products: kippered beef because of a processing deviation, snack sticks because they were not inspected, and Bulldog Casing Hot Dogs because the list of ingredients omitted sodium nitrite.