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Updated 34 minutes ago
FCC to propose Internet standards
LOS ANGELES — The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet rules that would allow content companies to pay for faster delivery over the so-called “last mile” connection to people’s homes.

Updated 3 hours ago
Tesla seeking workers in Calif.
Tesla Motors Inc. has leased an idled parts-distribution facility in rural California where it plans to hire engineers and technicians as the maker of luxury electric cars expands operations.

Published 5 hours ago
A stock rally falters as US earnings disappoint
NEW YORK — The stock market is closing slightly lower as several U.S. companies report disappointing earnings.

Published 5 hours ago
Brazilian Congress passes Internet bill of rights
BRASILIA — Brazil's Senate unanimously approved groundbreaking legislation on Tuesday that guarantees equal access to the Internet and protects the privacy of Brazilian users in the wake of U.S. spying revelations.

Published 6 hours ago
Rail safety effort marred by squabbling
WASHINGTON  — Spurred by a series of fiery train crashes, a push by government and industry to make safer tank cars used for shipping crude oil and ethanol has bogged down in squabbling and finger-pointing over whether they’re needed and if so, who should pay.

Updated 8 hours ago
Amazon teams with HBO for shows
SEATTLE  — Fans of classic HBO shows like “The Sopranos” and “The Wire” will soon have access to those series and more through Amazon Prime in the first online streaming deal signed by the cable network.

Published 9 hours ago
6-day advance on the stock market falters
NEW YORK — The stock market is slightly lower after a six-day advance as several U.S. companies report disappointing earnings.

Updated 9 hours ago
TMA in talks to buy church
The Toledo Museum of Art is in discussions to acquire Glenwood Evangelical Lutheran Church next door on Monroe Street, possibly for an expansion of the Toledo School for the Arts, officials of all three institutions confirmed Tuesday.

Updated 9 hours ago
ProMedica ordered to drop St. Luke's
ProMedica officials said they are prepared to go to the U.S. Supreme Court, if necessary, to appeal a court order to divest itself of St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee.

Updated 10 hours ago
Wine bar to open downtown
Renovations are under way in one of downtown Toledo’s landmark buildings to transform a hollow, dusty space into a sophisticated wine bar and cocktail lounge.