Waning tax haul to hamper budget.
Jobless rate is steady in Ohio.
State’s rate was higher than November’s national average of 4.6 percent.
Over 20 local firms invited to event at Owens Community College.
First month this year state’s rate is above national rate.
Study analyzed bonuses for male, female attorneys over 6-year span.
Increase smallest in 3 months as energy surge moderates.
Jobless aid applications fall to lowest level in three weeks.
Energy prices were up 1.2%, a slowdown from a 3.5% surge in November.
U.S. retail sales barely up as industrial production drops.