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Published 5 hours ago
Defiance Stamping outgrows its factory
DEFIANCE — A metal stamping business that has been in Defiance for nearly 90 years is moving 15 miles downriver to Napoleon after outgrowing its shop and being unable to find a new building large enough to support its growth, economic development officials said Wednesday.

Published 6 hours ago
Toledo Jeep output shows gains
Through the first nine months of 2014, Chrysler’s Toledo Assembly complex built about 59,000 Jeeps destined for markets outside North America.

Published 6 hours ago
Ohio GM plant gets solar array
LORDSTOWN, Ohio — General Motors Co. is installing a large solar power array outside of a northeast Ohio plant that builds the Chevrolet Cruze.

Published 6 hours ago
OC sees third quarter success
Owens Corning did better than analysts expected in the third quarter, but company officials warned investors that they anticipate sluggish sales of roofing materials to continue for the rest of the year.

Published 6 hours ago
Fewer area homes ‘underwater’
Fewer Toledo-area homes were “seriously underwater” in the third quarter of 2014, according to a California real estate data firm.

Published 13 hours ago
Oil price drop drags U.S. stock market lower
NEW YORK — Stocks are ending lower, breaking a four-day winning streak, as a drop in the price of oil dragged energy companies lower.

Published 15 hours ago
Expert says Detroit bankruptcy plan feasible
DETROIT — Detroit’s plan to get out of bankruptcy is feasible, a court-appointed expert testified today as the last witness in a historic trial to determine whether the largest city in U.S. history to file for Chapter 9 can get back on its feet.

Updated 17 hours ago
Owens Corning sales rise to $1.38B
Owens Corning’s third-quarter sales were up slightly to $1.38 billion, though the Toledo-based company warned investors that it anticipates weaker-than-expected sales of roofing materials for the remainder of the year.

Published 17 hours ago
Stocks edge higher on earnings gains
NEW YORK — Good news on corporate earnings is sending stocks slightly higher in midday trading.

Published 18 hours ago
FedEx predicts 8.8% more holiday shipments
MEMPHIS, Tenn.  — FedEx expects another record for holiday-season deliveries.