TJ Maxx, Marshalls to follow Wal-Mart in raising pay

Would wage hike cut 22k jobs in Ohio?

Raising Ohio’s minimum wage to $10.10 an hour would affect about 643,000 employees and result in the loss of nearly 22,000 jobs held mostly by women, new research from two labor economists shows. What do you think about this?

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Ex-U.S. Bank manager to plead guilty in embezzlement case

Ex-U.S. Bank manager enters plea in embezzlement case

A Miamisburg U.S. Bank manager who allegedly embezzled more than $5.2 million to reportedly feed a gambling habit has agreed to enter a plea.

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Reba coming to Fraze

Reba McEntire is coming to the Fraze Pavilion in Kettering this summer. Find out when tickets go on sale.

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Netanyahu assails Iran-nuclear talks in Congress address

Netanyahu assails Iran-nuclear talks in Congress address

In a speech that stirred political controversy in two countries, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Congress on Tuesday that negotiations underway between Iran and the United States would "all but guarantee" that Tehran gets nuclear weapons to the detriment of the entire world.

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Company commitments for new jobs, investment grow in Ohio

Company commitments for new jobs, investment grow in Ohio

Pledges by companies to create new jobs in Ohio have grown nearly 20 percent, and commitments for investing capital in buildings and equipment grew 70 percent in 2014 from the year before, according to JobsOhio, which released its annual report Monday.

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Younger-onset Alzheimer’s has local impact

Younger-onset Alzheimer’s has local impact

Lisa Begley heard the neurologist say the word Alzheimer’s but little else. “Everything was just a blur,” Begley said of her husband’s diagnosis.

 
 

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