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Swine Flu in Mexico

Posted: 04/26/2009 - All schools in Mexico City are closed for the next two weeks so health officials there can get a handle on the swine flu virus.

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Titan Tire's Future

Posted: 04/24/2009 - The pressure's on right now for the next leader of Freeport's steel workers union to help cut costs at Titan Tire or the plant will close. That's the message Friday from Titan's CEO Maurice Taylor.

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Asian Cargo Service Expected To Join RFD

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Posted: 04/24/2009 - Dozens if not hundreds of new jobs could be on the way to the Rockford Airport. RFD's director just returned from a trip to Asia where he's trying to land some new contracts with cargo carriers.

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Shooting on Rockford's West side

Updated: 04/25/2009 - Rockford Police are investigating a shooting that took place about just before 5 p.m. on the West side.

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Economy Rockford: Moving Rockford Forward

Updated: 04/28/2010 - Because of our manufacturing base, the Rockford area gets hit harder than most areas in economic downturns. Einar Forsman, one of Rockford’s own local experts, explains how Rockford can emerge as a stronger more competitive community.

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Economy Rockford: Doing the Unexpected

Updated: 04/28/2010 - Landing a job these days is tough, especially with all the competition. And relying on the basics to find work simply won’t do. LoRayne Logan, a local expect, explains the new efforts it takes to find a job.

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Craigslist Suspect Linked To RI Hotel

Posted: 04/24/2009 - Rhode Island authorities say they have evidence linking a medical student accused of killing a masseuse in Boston to a hotel where a third crime occurred.

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Milwaukee Newspaper Union Approves Pay Cut

Posted: 04/24/2009 - The union that represents newsroom employees at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says it has approved a 6.6 percent pay cut for its members.

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Quinn Holding Firm On Income Tax Proposal

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Posted: 04/24/2009 - Gov. Pat Quinn says he'll compromise to get a state budget but he seems to be holding firm on his proposal to increase the income tax as a way to raise money.

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AP source: Chrysler Lenders Make Counteroffer

Posted: 04/24/2009 - A person familiar with the matter says Chrysler's lenders have delivered another counteroffer to the Treasury Department as the two sides continue to haggle over Chrysler's debt.

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Treasury Lends $2B More to General Motors

Posted: 04/24/2009 - WASHINGTON -- The Treasury Department says it has provided General Motors Corp. with another $2 billion in federal loans as the giant automaker struggles to restructure.

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AP source: Chrysler Lenders Make Counteroffer

Posted: 04/24/2009 - NEW YORK -- A person familiar with the matter says Chrysler's lenders have delivered another counteroffer to the Treasury Department as the two sides continue to haggle over Chrysler's debt. The offer was delivered Friday, but the terms were not immediately available. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the negotiations are private. Earlier this week, the Treasury Department asked the lenders to forgive $5.4 billion of the $6.9 billion in debt in exchange for a 5 percent stake in the company. The lenders had been seeking nearly a 40 percent stake to forgive just $2.5 billion. Besides cutting labor costs and slashing debt, Chrysler must finalize a partnership with Italian automaker Fiat by the end of the month, or the Auburn Hills, Mich., automaker faces bankruptcy.

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