Roundup: J.C. Penney struggles / FDA calls back furloughed staff / Small business optimism slips

Unlucky penny: J.C. Penney sales are falling, its stores are stuck in malls and the turnaround strategy keeps changing. Now, three months after the embattled retailer hired a new chief executive, a ha…

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