Today in business: August 22, 2014

A John Deere farming logo is seen at

A John Deere farming logo is seen at a farming equipment dealership in Petersburg, Ill., on June 8, 2014. Deere is laying off about 460 employees indefinitely from an Iowa tractor factory as it continues to adjust to market demand. The story. (Credit: AP / Seth Perlman)

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