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Business Taste of Downtown event set for Sept. 11 Taste of Downtown event set for Sept. 11 (Video)
The DBA and DBDC announced the second annual Taste of Downtown. That event - 6-10 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11 - will benefit the DBDC and its plan for creating a clean, safe and welcoming area for downtown visitors.
Business Farmers wary of state regulating groundwater Farmers wary of state regulating groundwater (Video)
The state of California uses more groundwater than any other state in the union, but it's also the only state in the West that doesn't have any regulations to make sure wells don't run dry.
Business U.S. auto loans soar to highest level in 8 years U.S. auto loans soar to highest level in 8 years
U.S. auto loans jumped to the highest level in eight years this spring, fueled by a big increase in lending to risky borrowers, according to a report Thursday by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Business Macy's 2nd quarter profit falls short; sales outlook cut Macy's 2nd quarter profit falls short; sales outlook cut
Macy's Inc. on Wednesday reported a 4 percent profit increase in its fiscal second quarter as business rebounded from slow sales earlier in the year. But the department store chain cut its full-year outlook.
Business Kellogg wants suppliers to report carbon emissions Kellogg wants suppliers to report carbon emissions
Kellogg said Wednesday it will step up efforts to reduce planet-warming emissions in its supply chain as part of a broader initiative designed to be more environmentally friendly.