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BizBeat: ValetLuxe offers luxury limo experience

If you’re looking to arrive in style, ValetLuxe is on its way — already here, actually.

BizBeat: Roofing business cleans up after Mother Nature

Mitch Wideman is putting his 15 years of experience in roofing to use in his own Mid-Missouri business.

BizBeat: Jamey’s Club under new ownership

Jamey’s Club, at 900 W. McCarty St. in Jefferson City, is under new ownership as of Dec. 1, 2015.

Building permits issued in January 2016

In Jefferson City

Jefferson City issued 37 building permits during January 2016, as follows.

Hy-Vee becomes more environmentally responsible

Jefferson City store also opens Quick Care clinic

Hy-Vee Inc. announced in a recent news release that 100 percent of its fresh and private label frozen seafood now comes from responsible sources.

Be cautious about college scholarship search services

By now, many high school seniors have finished their college applications and are waiting for results. It’s time to start thinking about how a family or individual is going to pay for it.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says timeline will stay in real time

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said Saturday the social media website's stream of tweets will stay live and in real time, disputing a media report that a change was in the works.

Bridgestone-Firestone recalls more than 36,000 truck tires

Bridgestone-Firestone North America is recalling more than 36,000 heavy truck tires in the U.S. and Canada because the tread can separate from the body and cause the tires to fail.

Twitter moves to actively seek out terrorist supporters

Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is examining other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday.

Super Bowl ads go for the safety

Talking animals, celebrity cameos and crowd-pleasing rock songs: This year’s Super Bowl advertisers are sticking to the classics in their efforts to win over Big Game viewers on Sunday.

Apple now accepting your banged-up iPhone

Apple for the first time is accepting banged up iPhones as a trade-in from those wanting to upgrade.

IRS resolves computer problems after outage

The IRS says it has resolved a computer system outage and is again accepting electronically filed tax returns.

5M vehicles recalled for another air bag problem

Another problem has developed with automotive air bags, and this one will bring recalls of up to 5 million vehicles worldwide.

Peabody coal clean-up protections questioned in Illinois

A Midwest environmental group is questioning the ability of the country's largest coal producer to guarantee it has enough money for future cleanup of its Illinois mines, and it's threatening to sue the state if regulators don't change their approach.

Growth at US services firms slowed in January

A private survey says U.S. services companies grew in January at the slowest rate in nearly two years, as global economic challenges are showing some signs of spreading to consumers.

US stocks stage late turnaround

Stocks staged a rapid comeback in late-afternoon trading to close solidly higher Wednesday, helped by a surge in the price of oil and a decline in the U.S. dollar.

Toyota recalls 320,000 trucks, SUVs

Toyota is recalling about 320,000 trucks and SUVs because the roof-mounted air bags can inflate without a crash.

Lawsuit challenges St. Louis payroll tax paid by employers

A St. Louis business is suing to halt the city's payroll tax paid by employers, arguing that it's unconstitutional.

Hellmann’s gives vegan a go after suing eggless spread maker

Hellmann’s has figured out that if you can’t beat them, you might as well join them.

Super Bowl ads this year might be a snooze

No GoDaddy. Not a bikini in sight.

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