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4/2/2014 12:49 PM
Stocks edge higher after employment survey
NEW YORK — Stocks are edging higher in midday trading after a private survey showed that U.S. companies increased hiring at a rapid pace.

4/2/2014 11:35 AM
Senators press Barra about GM's delay
WASHINGTON — General Motors CEO Mary Barra underwent a second day of harsh questioning from Congress today, as lawmakers pressed her for answers about mistakes the company made in not recalling cars with defective ignition switch for a decade.

4/2/2014 11:10 AM
Coke to soften marketing if unrest hits World Cup
LONDON — Coca-Cola has contingency plans to adapt its World Cup sponsorship and soften its celebratory tone in Brazil if unrest returns to the streets.

4/1/2014 9:45 PM
Firms settle negotiatins with Viacom
A coalition of cable TV operators that includes Buckeye CableSystem settled negotiations Tuesday with Viacom Inc., a cable content provider that was seeking a new contract to continue supplying the cable operators with 22 channels, including popular offerings like Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, and MTV.

4/2/2014 9:12 AM
Amazon cancels plan for Czech distribution center
PRAGUE — U.S. retail giant Amazon says it has abandoned plans to build a distribution center in the Czech Republic’s second largest city after it was rejected by local authorities.

4/2/2014 7:10 AM
Chrysler recalling 870,000 SUVs
DETROIT — Chrysler is recalling nearly 870,000 SUVs because corrosion may make the vehicles’ brakes harder to use.

4/1/2014 11:15 PM
Toledo’s Jeep helps Chrysler soar
Milder weather and strong demand for compact crossovers helped push U.S. auto sales higher in March, enabling automakers to make up some of the ground they lost earlier in the year to historic cold and snow in many parts of the country.

4/2/2014 12:53 AM
Kasich to sign capital budget
LOCAL PROJECTS Among numerous funded projects are: ■ $16 million for BGSU’s Moseley Hall Science Laboratories. ■ $6 million for Lake Erie island state parks. ■ $4.75 million for Owens Community College’s Kingsley and Heritage halls — the former Penta vocational school. ■ $3.5 million for the University of Toledo’s anatomy specimen storage facility. ■ $3 million in …

4/1/2014 9:49 PM
Local officials decry state cuts
COLUMBUS — Local tax hikes are Gov. John Kasich’s tax hikes, a bipartisan group of officials from local governments charged Tuesday as they urged lawmakers to restore funds cut from their budgets three years ago.

4/2/2014 12:48 AM
GM’s Barra testifies on Capitol Hill
WASHINGTON — The fix for a faulty ignition switch linked to 13 traffic deaths would have cost just 57 cents, members of Congress said Tuesday as they demanded answers from General Motors’ new CEO on why the automaker took 10 years to recall cars with the defect.