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4/6/2014 2:06 PM
Recovering U.S. outpacing other major economies
WASHINGTON — As a brutal winter yields to spring, the U.S. economy is showing renewed strength just as other major economies appear desperate for help.

4/6/2014 12:00 AM
Home building is blooming locally
Having endured one of the bleakest winters in Toledo area history, the area’s home building industry is now seeing signs of a spring full of hope.

4/6/2014 12:00 AM
GM could face fines, jail time
WASHINGTON — Higher fines and jail time are being considered by lawmakers who grilled General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra over why it took years to recall 2.6 million cars for faulty ignition switches.

4/6/2014 12:00 AM
Business notebook: 4/6

4/6/2014 12:00 AM
Fannie, Freddie mum on fees
WASHINGTON — When you’re raking in tens of billions in profits by helping credit-elite borrowers purchase homes, couldn’t you lighten up on fees a little for everyday folks who’d also like to buy?

4/5/2014 12:00 AM
Virtual reality immerses users
The news that Facebook Inc. paid $2 billion for a virtual reality startup, Oculus VR, might strike you as a bit zany. Like flying cars and robotic maids, the idea of donning a pair of computerized glasses and slipping into a digital world feels like a snapshot from yesterday’s future.

4/5/2014 12:00 AM
Tax credits to curb joblessness
A group of senators including Ohio’s Rob Portman are trying to make a dent in the nation’s chronic long-term unemployment problem by offering a tax incentive to employers willing to hire someone who has been out of work for six months or more.

4/5/2014 12:00 AM
Job fair a hit at Lourdes
As another wave of Generation Y college graduates are released into the labor market, universities are teaching the mobile-device crazed students that there is no replacement for face-to-face networking to landing a job.

4/5/2014 12:00 AM
Bar 145 to host benefit for humane society
Bar 145 in Toledo will host a special event Sunday to benefit the Toledo Area Humane Society.