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Updated 5 hours ago
Strong hiring not reflected in pay
WASHINGTON — U.S. wages and benefits grew in the spring at the slowest pace in 33 years, stark evidence that stronger hiring isn’t lifting paychecks much for most Americans. The slowdown also likely reflects a sharp drop-off in bonus and incentive pay for some workers.

Updated 5 hours ago
Low-cost travel helps road safety
The introduction of low-cost on-demand transportation like UberX, Lyft and Sidecar could reduce the rate of drunken driving-related deaths by as much as 3.6 percent, according to new independent research at Temple University’s Fox School of Business.

Updated 5 hours ago
Oil industry makes cuts
NEW YORK — As drivers, shippers, and airlines continue to enjoy lower fuel prices, the oil industry is responding to much lower profits with sharp cuts in spending and employment that are hurting economic growth.

Updated 5 hours ago
Johnson Controls spins off business
The recently announced plan from Johnson Controls Inc. to spin off its $22 billion automotive parts business into a new publicly traded company will include a portion of the company’s interiors plant in Northwood, but not its battery factory in Holland.

Published 15 hours ago
American Journalism Review to stop publishing
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — The American Journalism Review will stop publishing online, bringing to an end 38 years of reporting on the news media.

Published 20 hours ago
Facebook's Zuckerberg, wife expecting a daughter
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his pediatrician wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby.

Published 23 hours ago
Gas prices fall below $2 around Toledo
Gas prices fell below $2 today for a gallon of unleaded at several Toledo stations.

7/31/2015 8:33 AM
Real Estate Transfers: 7-31
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7/31/2015 12:00 AM
Pay hike slightly raises prices
WASHINGTON — Would you pay 17 extra cents for a Big Mac if it meant the person who prepared it could earn a living wage? What about an extra 30 cents each time you ate out at any fast-food restaurant?

7/31/2015 12:00 AM
Red Lobster embraces independence
ORLANDO, Fla. — When Red Lobster’s menu team flew to a seafood show in Boston in the spring, fishermen were talking about big catches of sockeye salmon and bairdi crab coming from Alaska.




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