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2016 Hyundai Tuscon Ltd. AWD
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The 2016 Hyundai Tuscon has a peppy turbo engine; sporty, responsive handling; AWD; and a good ride. But the gas mileage is a bit disappointing.

Boeing unveils name for future space fleet
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Boeing already has the Dreamliner. Now it also has the Starliner. The aerospace company announced the name of its future space fleet Friday.

A $457 million difference of opinion over the Kewaunee nuclear plant
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To Dominion Resources, which shut down the Kewaunee plant, it’s all but worthless. To Carlton, the town where the plant operated for four decades, it’s still worth $457 million. A judge will decide.

Independent physicians group leads state in effective and affordable care
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Physicians are participating in a Medicare program designed to reward physicians and hospitals when they provide quality care at a lower cost.

Custom technologies help sailor with ALS return to the water
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Steve Heronemus returned to sailing Friday, a decade after he was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease, which has left him physically disabled but has not lessened his desire to spend time on Lake Michigan.

Waterstone's board authorizes another stock repurchase plan
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The parent company of WaterStone Bank said Friday it intends to buy back up to 1.5 million shares” or about 5.1% ” of its common stock.

Jobless rate falls to 7-year low as Fed ponders interest rate hike
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The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve in deciding whether to raise interest rates.

New faces, new places for Sept. 4
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New Faces New Places is about personnel changes at Wisconsin businesses.

Will the Fed raise rates? August jobs report should provide a big clue
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Economists will be analyzing the government’s August jobs report closely on Friday, because a healthy gain could provide the final piece of evidence the Fed needs to start raising rates.

Lands' End struggles through transitional quarter
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Lands’ End Inc. on Thursday posted a third consecutive disappointing quarter, with revenue dropping 10% and profit by more than a third.

Rebecca Kleefisch to lead trade mission to Japan and Taiwan
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Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch will lead an eight-day Wisconsin trade mission to Japan and Taiwan this month, state officials said Thursday.

Northside Housing project receives new tax credits
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Gorman& Co.’s Northside Housing Initiative has renovated dozens of houses in recent years and rented them at below-market rates to lower-income families.

St. Camillus downsizes plan for Wauwatosa apartments
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Revised proposal includes plan for 72 assisted-living apartments.

Johnsonville Grillers are being recalled
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The product was manufactured by Kenosha Beef International, LLC, and was shipped to retail locations in 11 states: Wisconsin, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Texas.

Developer plans apartments at former Milwaukee industrial site
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An $8 million apartment development is in the works for a former industrial site on Milwaukee’s north side.

Palmer Johnson to move manufacturing to the Netherlands
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Palmer Johnson Yachts is reportedly moving at least some manufacturing to the Netherlands after the company announced Wednesday that it was leaving Sturgeon Bay and eliminating about 100 jobs.

Harley's Milwaukee Rally weekend kicks off
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As part of the rally, Harley will have its 2016 model-year motorcycles on display at the Harley-Davidson Museum.

Joy Global reports 37% drop in profit
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Joy Global Inc. on Thursday reported a 37% drop in quarterly profit and cut its full-year earnings outlook as its mining customers reduced spending.

Container Store prepares for opening of first Wisconsin location
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Employees have been putting the finishing touches on the first Wisconsin location of The Container Store at Mayfair mall.

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