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7/22/2014 12:08 PM
Solid corporate earnings drive stocks higher
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are moving higher in midday trading as more companies turn in solid earnings reports.

7/22/2014 12:00 AM
Mercy picks Sylvania Twp.
Mercy Health System is expanding and plans to build a free-standing emergency room in Sylvania Township — its first facility in western Lucas County and one that would compete with a ProMedica hospital four miles away.

7/22/2014 9:37 AM
Calif. firm issues nationwide fruit recall
CUTLER, Calif. — A Central California company has issued a voluntary nationwide recall of specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots over concerns of possible listeria contamination.

7/22/2014 9:36 AM
Detroit retirees back pension cuts
DETROIT  — A year after filing for bankruptcy, Detroit is building momentum to get out, especially after workers and retirees voted in favor of major pension changes just a few weeks before a judge holds a crucial trial that could end the largest public filing in U.S. history.

7/22/2014 8:59 AM
Consumer prices up 0.3% in June
WASHINGTON — U.S. consumer prices rose in June at a slightly slower pace than in May with two-thirds of the June advance driven by the largest jump in gasoline prices in a year.

7/22/2014 12:00 AM
Compensatory loss emphasis of new farm bill
Two years ago, farmers in the four-county Toledo metro area collected more than $10.5 million in direct payments from the federal government, a subsidy program that had become increasingly seen as a poor use of taxpayer money.

7/22/2014 12:00 AM
First Defiance posts $5.7M profit
DEFIANCE — First Defiance Financial Corp. on Monday reported a second-quarter profit of $5.7 million, or 57 cents a share, down 6 percent from the same period a year ago when the financial institution reported a profit of $6.1 million, or 60 cents a share.

7/22/2014 12:00 AM
Foreclosures climb nearly 100%
After seemingly being on a downward trend for most of the year, foreclosures in metro Toledo surged in June, according to new figures from California real estate data firm RealtyTrac Inc.

7/22/2014 12:00 AM
Court testimony alleges ex-loan officer defrauded Fifth Third Bank
A former Monroe real estate developer testified Monday in U.S. District Court that when he and his business partners made a $3.6 million profit on a land deal in Dundee, Mich., he gave his loan officer at Fifth Third Bank a $100,000 “gift.”

7/21/2014 5:23 PM
Netflix tops 50M subscribers
SAN FRANCISCO — Netflix’s second-quarter earnings more than doubled as new episodes from one of its hit series helped the Internet video service surpass 50 million worldwide subscribers for the first time.