Daily business briefing: Lumiere Place sale is final

April 2, 2014 

Tropicana Entertainment Inc. has completed its acquisition of Lumiere Place Casino, HoteLumiere, and the Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis. The St. Louis Business Journal reports properties were purchased for $260 million. Find out more at http://www.bizjournals.com/stlouis. ...


A new study reveals U.S. companies increased hiring last month. The survey reveals that employers added 191,000 jobs in March. Read more at http://www.bnd.com/business. ...


Chrysler is recalling almost 870,000 SUVs because corrosion may make the vehicles' brakes harder to use. Learn more at http://www.bnd.com/business. ...


BlackBerry is ending its U.S. licensing deal with T-Mobile. Last month, BlackBerry took issue with a promotion that T-Mobile announced. For more information, go to http://www.bnd.com/business.

-- Will Buss, BND business writer

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