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Updated 1 hour ago
Ohio creator of Slush Puppies dies
CINCINNATI — Will Radcliff, who built a multimillion-dollar global business from flavored, icy Slush Puppie drinks, has died in Cincinnati. He was 74.

Published 1 hour ago
Alibaba surges in its debut
NEW YORK — Alibaba’s stock is surging as the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse begins its first day trading as a public company.

Updated 5 hours ago
Ohio jobless rate unchanged for August
COLUMBUS — Ohio’s unemployment rate for August was unchanged from the previous month, according to state statistics released today.

Updated 5 hours ago
Drivers pumped about cheaper gas
Gasoline prices in metro Toledo have fallen below the $3-a-gallon mark this week, allowing motorists to get a psychological lift by slipping beneath that financial barrier and purchasing fuel with a smaller dollar sign.

Updated 5 hours ago
Area stores adding seasonal jobs
Although the calendar only says mid-September, hiring for the holiday season is in full swing with businesses hoping to get a jump on their seasonal employment plans and bolster staffs in anticipation of a far shorter sales season between Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Published 7 hours ago
Yahoo rakes in jackpot from Alibaba's IPO
SAN FRANCISCO  — Yahoo is making amends for years of blundering with one smart move: an early investment in Alibaba Group that has turned into a multibillion-dollar boon.

Published 8 hours ago
Real Estate Transfers: 9-19
LUCAS COUNTY

Updated 8 hours ago
Lake Erie forum planned
The Ohio Farmers Union will sponsor a “Farmers Seeking Solutions” forum at 1 p.m. Monday at Forrester’s on the River at The Docks, 26 Main St., Toledo.

Updated 8 hours ago
Ex-Cedar Fair COO loses case
COLUMBUS — Jacob T. “Jack” Falfas is not entitled to be reinstated as chief operating officer of Cedar Fair LP, owner of Sandusky’s Cedar Park, the Ohio Supreme Court unanimously ruled Thursday.

Updated 9 hours ago
Cedar Point to replace Mantis
SANDUSKY — Good-bye, Mantis. Hello, Rougarou.