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1/3/2014 12:00 AM
New jobless claims fall to lowest level in month
WASHINGTON — Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits declined last week to the lowest level in a month as the volatility typical during the year-end holidays waned.

1/3/2014 12:00 AM
Fiat-Chrysler coup only the beginning
PARIS — Fiat SpA’s deal to take full control of Chrysler Group LLC on better-than-expected terms has cemented Chief Executive Officer Sergio Marchionne’s deal-making reputation, but he might run out of road to channel that drive into operational success for the business.

1/2/2014 10:45 PM
Survey: Optimism for Midwest
OMAHA — The economy will likely continue growing slowly in nine Midwestern and Plains states in the months ahead, according to a new survey of business leaders released today.

1/2/2014 7:09 PM
Original Cheerios to go GMO-free
NEW YORK — General Mills says some Cheerios made without genetically modified ingredients will start appearing on shelves soon.

1/2/2014 3:45 PM
Snapchat suffers security breach
NEW YORK — Snapchat, the disappearing-message service popular with young people, has been quiet following a security breach that allowed hackers to collect the usernames and phone numbers of some 4.6 million of its users.

1/2/2014 5:52 PM
Agents seize fake sports gear
DETROIT — U.S. officials say Homeland Security agents seized about 6,100 pieces of counterfeit hockey merchandise and other sportswear valued at more than $723,000 during a three-month initiative leading up to NHL Winter Classic events.

1/2/2014 4:49 PM
Major stock indexes slide
NEW YORK — Investors may already feel a little nostalgic for 2013.

1/2/2014 1:21 PM
U.S. stocks fall on first day of 2014
NEW YORK  — The U.S. stock market got 2014 off to a weak start Thursday. Major indexes fell after ending last year at record levels. Trading has been quiet this week with many investors on vacation.

1/2/2014 11:10 AM
Fiat soars after Chrysler deal
ROME — Shares in Fiat soared today on the news the Italian automaker will take full ownership of Chrysler, but some Italian unions worried what the deal will mean for jobs and investments in the country.

1/2/2014 12:00 AM
Entries sought for Addy awards
The Advertising Club of Toledo seeks entries for its annual Addy awards competition.