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FTC clamps down on two auto title lenders

DETROIT -- The Federal Trade Commission has taken action for the first time against two car title lenders, reaching settlements that will require them to stop their use of deceptive advertising to market title loans.

A car title loan is typically...

Donaldson Co. names new CEO

MINNEAPOLIS -- Donaldson Co. directors appointed Tod Carpenter to be chief executive and president starting April 1, the company announced Friday.

Carpenter, currently Donaldson's chief operating officer, succeeds Bill Cook, who has led the maker...

Safeway, union negotiating contract

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. -- Safeway shoppers may start to see grocery checkers wearing blue and yellow buttons saying "Solidarity Works."

Negotiations are underway between Safeway and the United Food & Commercial Workers Local 8 Golden State, with 29,...