Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Published 4 hours ago
Stocks stumble ahead of reports
NEW YORK — The stock market is ending with a modest loss as investors wait for a series of big economic reports later in the week.

Published 7 hours ago
Stocks mixed at midday
NEW YORK — Major stock indexes were mixed in midday trading as investors waited for a series of key economic reports from the United States and China later in the week.

Published 9 hours ago
Consumer confidence jumps to 90.9 in July
WASHINGTON  — U.S. consumers are more confident about the economy than they have been in nearly seven years.

Updated 9 hours ago
Real estate firms recruit agents after recession
Joe DiSalle, a broker manager at the DiSalle Real Estate Co., cannot wait for Aug. 6.

Published 10 hours ago
Suzuki recalls nearly 26K cars
DETROIT — Suzuki is recalling nearly 26,000 midsize cars in the U.S. because the daytime running light modules can overheat and could cause a fire.

Published 13 hours ago
Study: 35% in U.S. facing debt collectors
WASHINGTON  — More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released today by the Urban Institute.

Updated 14 hours ago
State Bank firm reports profit
DEFIANCE — SB Financial Group Inc., the parent firm of State Bank & Trust Co., reported a second-quarter profit Monday of $1.2 million, or 25 cents a share, down from $1.3 million, or 27 cents a share, over the same period a year earlier.

Updated 14 hours ago
High corn yields drop price
DAYTON — Near-perfect weather conditions are creating a predicted bumper crop for Ohio corn farmers, but the high yields this year and from last year are forcing a drop in prices not seen in the past five years.

Updated 14 hours ago
Ford's aluminum pickup's cost rises
DETROIT — Ford Motor Co.’s new aluminum-sided pickup will cost a little more than its predecessor when it goes on sale late this year.

Updated 20 hours ago
Crime scene peddler sells Robinson mementos
A Toledo man who organizes tours of local crime scenes and gravesites has collected memorabilia of Gerald Robinson -- including dirt from the priest‘‍s grave and photo of him in his coffin -- to sell online.