Fewer layoffs no longer suggest stronger hiring – AP
A how-to guide for suffering children of Wall Street traders – Michael Lewis
The Midwest is 40 years into a bad economic century – Midwesterner
Surge in mortgage lending boosts Wells Fargo profit 22% – Reuters
Foreclosures falling, but not in Illinois – Chicago Tribune
U.S. exporters are doing just fine – Washington Post
Anderson Trucking buys Canadian transport firm – St. Cloud Times
U.S. slaps tariffs on Chinese-made solar panels – Journal Sentinel
A wave of dementia is coming and it’ll be a health-care disaster – Technology Review
PolyMet says new sulfate treatment works -- Duluth News Tribune