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1/16/2014 12:18 AM
Monroe to host roundtable
MONROE — A roundtable discussion on entrepreneurship and innovation in Monroe County will take place at Monroe County Community College.

1/16/2014 12:15 AM
Adams named Focus Credit Union CEO
Brandynn Adams of Toledo has been named chief executive officer of Toledo’s Focus Federal Credit Union.

1/15/2014 4:52 PM
Obama nominates lead for SBA
WASHINGTON — Putting a finishing touch on his second term Cabinet, President Barack Obama today nominated Maria Contreras-Sweet, the founder of a Latino-owned community bank in Los Angeles and a former California Cabinet secretary, to be head of the Small Business Administration.

1/15/2014 4:34 PM
S&P 500 index ekes out another record high
NEW YORK — It was a squeaker, but the Standard & Poor’s 500 index closed at its first all-time high of 2014.

1/14/2014 11:43 PM
Handmade muscle car has speed
DETROIT — The Equus Bass 770 looks a little bit Ford Mustang and a little bit Plymouth GTX.

1/15/2014 2:31 PM
Ford: European sales down 2.1% in 2013
FRANKFURT, Germany — Ford’s money-losing European business saw sales fall 2.1 percent last year in a tough market where unemployment and a slow recovery are holding back buyers.

1/14/2014 10:57 PM
Auto show features prototype cars
DETROIT — Ford’s rethought 2015 F-150 is arguably the most important vehicle to debut at the North American International Auto Show. The truck’s use of aluminum to save weight should be a big help boosting fuel economy for Ford’s best seller.

1/15/2014 12:37 PM
Stocks higher for 2nd day
NEW YORK — he Standard and Poor’s 500 index rose above its all-time closing high today as investors bid up stocks of financial and technology companies. Bank stocks rose sharply after Bank of America reported that its profit surged to $3.44 billion in the fourth quarter. Apple was up 2 percent.

1/15/2014 10:57 AM
Company in W. Va. chemical spill cited
CHARLESTON, W.Va.  — State inspectors have cited the company whose spill contaminated the water supply for 300,000 West Virginians for five violations at a second facility where it is storing chemicals, and they say Freedom Industries might have to relocate its materials again because of a lack of a secondary containment plan.

1/15/2014 12:48 PM
Apple to refund $32.5M in app case
WASHINGTON  — Apple will refund $32.5 million to consumers to settle a federal case involving purchases that kids made without their parents’ permission while playing on mobile apps, the government announced today.