Tribune Chroniclehttp://www.tribtoday.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 23 Apr 2014 18:52:35 EDTWed, 23 Apr 2014 18:52:35 EDT, lawyers fight over bankruptcy protections - General Motors Co. and a battalion of trial lawyers are preparing for an epic court fight over whether GM is liable for the sins of its corporate past. The company is asking a U.S.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTGM restructuring engineering in response to recall - General Motors is adding 35 product safety investigators as part of a larger restructuring of its engineering operations in response to a massive safety recall.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTBusiness briefs Niles Financial reports increased earnings NILES - First Niles Financial, the holding company for Home Federal Savings and Loan Association of Niles, on Tuesday reported a significant increase in net income for the first quarter of 2014...Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTEarnings, corporate deals lift stocks YORK - Corporate deals and some solid earnings reports propelled the stock market to its sixth straight gain Tuesday.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTLocal stores affected by breach - Michaels Stores located in both Niles and Boardman were among those affected by a security breach of debit and credit card information, the company has announce.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT