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4/17/2014 12:15 PM
Tech stocks lead a decline on Wall Street
NEW YORK -- Stocks are drifting lower on Wall Street in midday trading, led by a decline in the technology sector after Google and IBM reported disappointing earnings.
4/17/2014 11:05 AM
Ferry crew: Evacuation order came too late
MOKPO, South Korea — An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea’s southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said today.
4/17/2014 10:27 AM
Firetruck plows into Calif. cafe; 15 hurt
MONTEREY PARK, Calif. — A Monterey Park firetruck heading to a blaze collided with another engine and then plowed into a restaurant, injuring 15 people including six firefighters, authorities said.
4/17/2014 8:52 AM
Jobless aid claims up 2K to 304,000
WASHINGTON — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits last week rose 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 304,000. Jobless claims continue to be near pre-recession levels despite the slight increase.
4/17/2014 12:00 AM
Springfield Local Schools looks at levy options
Without speaking a word, a plurality of Springfield Local Schools residents at a public forum Wednesday night indicated support for a new operating levy that would be paired with cuts to programs and services.
4/17/2014 7:26 AM
Ukraine: 3 pro-Russian militants killed
KIEV, Ukraine — Three pro-Russian protesters were killed and 13 injured during an attempted overnight raid on a Ukrainian National Guard base in the Black Sea port of Mariupol, Ukraine’s authorities said.
4/17/2014 12:37 AM
ODOT signs off on Costco traffic
The Ohio Department of Transportation has approved Costco's traffic impact and analysis study for its location at the southeast corner of Eckel Junction Road and State Rt. 25 in Perrysburg.
4/17/2014 1:18 AM
Fermi 2 goes offline indefinitely
NEWPORT, Mich. — DTE Energy took its Fermi 2 nuclear plant in northern Monroe County offline today for an indefinite amount of time.
4/17/2014 12:00 AM
Underwater homeowners on decline
The Toledo metro area ranked 14th in the United States in the percentage of homes that were “seriously underwater” in the first quarter of 2014, according to RealtyTrac, a California real estate data firm.