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5/7/2014 6:11 PM
Ford halts output in Venzuela
Ford Motor Co., struggling with Venezuela’s collapsing currency, has suspended production there for at least the remainder of the month due to parts shortages.

5/7/2014 5:11 PM
Stock market climbs; Internet names skid
NEW YORK — Soothing words from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen helped pull the stock market out of a morning slump today. But Internet companies and Whole Foods Market plunged, taking the Nasdaq down.

5/7/2014 12:15 PM
Market indexes are mixed at midday
NEW YORK — The stock market is mostly higher in midday trading even as several Internet companies including AOL and Groupon take a plunge.

5/7/2014 11:33 AM
Yellen foresees low borrowing rates
WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said today that the U.S. economy is improving but noted that the job market remains “far from satisfactory” and inflation still below the Fed’s target rate.

5/7/2014 12:00 AM
First Solar profits rise 89% in 1Q
TEMPE, Ariz. — First Solar Inc., the largest U.S. solar manufacturer, reported first-quarter profit was up 89 percent, largely from higher revenue related to its 139-megawatt Campo Verde solar farm in California.

5/7/2014 12:00 AM
Spangler Candy names new pres.
BRYAN — Bill Martin has been named president of Spangler Candy Co.

5/7/2014 12:00 AM
U.S. home prices up 11.1%
WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices rose at a slightly slower pace in the 12 months that ended in March, a sign that weak sales have begun to restrain the housing market’s sharp price gains.

5/7/2014 12:00 AM
Trial opens in alleged dinar fraud
Crooks or businessmen? That’s what a jury will have to decide in the next few weeks as the trial of three area men charged in a $23 million fraud scheme unfolds in U.S. District Court.