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Updated 46 minutes ago
Feds hesitant to raise rates
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. — If anyone thought Janet Yellen might clarify her view of the U.S. job market in her speech Friday, the Federal Reserve chair had a message:

Updated 46 minutes ago
Corvette gets boost in fuel economy
General Motors Co. said this week the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette gets a 3.5 percent boost in fuel economy when paired with the company’s new eight-speed transmission, which is being built in Toledo.

Updated 48 minutes ago
Police cameras gaining use
Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager who was shot during an encounter with police in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 9, was recorded by a convenience store surveillance camera a few minutes before he was killed, according to police. Then, just after he died, a picture of his body was snapped by a Twitter user who claims to have seen the shooting.

Updated 49 minutes ago
Winter withers Ohio’s peaches
January’s infamous polar vortex has claimed yet another victim: fresh peaches grown in northwest Ohio, usually a tasty treat this time of year.

Updated 12 hours ago
Inc. shines light on 14 local firms
Like last year, 14 northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan companies have made Inc. magazine’s 2014 list of the 5,000 fastest-growing firms in America.

Updated 14 hours ago
U.S. stocks end mostly lower
NEW YORK — More tensions in Ukraine left the stock market slightly lower in quiet trading.

Published 17 hours ago
Ore. sues Oracle over failed health care Web site
SALEM, Ore. — Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum says she’s filed a lawsuit against Oracle Corp. and several of its executives over the technology company’s role in the state’s troubled health insurance exchange.

Updated 23 hours ago
Real Estate Transfers: 8-22
LUCAS COUNTY

8/22/2014 12:00 AM
Honda to retrofit Fits
LOS ANGELES — Honda is going to replace the front bumpers on about 12,000 Fits it has already sold because the small car did not perform well in a key crash test.

8/22/2014 12:00 AM
Justice Dept. OKs $16.6B deal
WASHINGTON — The Justice Department on Thursday announced a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America Corp. over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis.