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4/9/2014 6:42 AM
Twitter tweaks site to attract new users
NEW YORK  — As Twitter looks to broaden its appeal beyond its 241 million users, the company is introducing a redesign of profile pages that includes bigger photos, more user controls and a distinct resemblance to Facebook.


4/8/2014 9:18 PM
GM to put $449M in 2 Detroit-area plants
DETROIT — General Motors Co. on Tuesday said it plans to invest a total of $449 million in its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant and Brownstown Township, Mich., battery factory to expand electric-vehicle production and make way for two new products.

4/9/2014 12:00 AM
P&G relents, adopts new palm oil policy
CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble Co. has updated its policy on palm oil following high-profile protests by Greenpeace at its Cincinnati headquarters.

4/9/2014 12:00 AM
2 GM SUVs get highest rating in crash tests
DETROIT — Only two of nine midsize SUVs got the highest rating in crash tests done by an insurance industry group.

4/8/2014 8:57 PM
Stocks rise, breaking a three-day losing streak
NEW YORK — Stocks are closing higher as the market stabilizes after a three-day slump.

4/8/2014 7:36 PM
Intel eliminates 1,500 jobs in Costa Rica
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica — Chipmaker Intel says it’s eliminating 1,500 jobs from its assembly and test operation in Costa Rica.

4/8/2014 7:24 PM
American the latest airline to tweak flier program
DALLAS — Airline travelers are adjusting to constant turbulence in frequent-flier programs.

4/8/2014 5:49 PM
Anchorage Daily News sold for $34M
ANCHORAGE — An online competitor announced plans today to buy Alaska’s largest daily newspaper.

4/8/2014 5:08 PM
U.S. says GM in violation of order
WASHINGTON -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said today that General Motors had not met an April 3 deadline to respond to the agency's request for information about the automaker's recall of 2.6 million cars for defective ignition switches.