Morning brief 07.17.07

The Dow Jones industrial average just pushed past 14,000, but will it stay above that threshold by the time the markets close?

Ethanol-driven demand for corn could raise pollution levels in the Chesapeake Bay. See story.

Foreclosures surge in Montgomery County between April and June. See story.

Applebee's restaurants in the region could be in for some changes if the bar-and-grill chain's planned $2.1 billion acquisition by International House of Pancakes goes through. See story.

By Mike Shepard  |  July 17, 2007; 10:05 AM ET
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