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Rocket firm to probe air-bag problems
12:06, 2/27/15

The auto industry, fed up with slow progress toward finding out why some air bags explode with too much force, has hired a Virginia rocket-science company to investigate the matter.

Ohio exports hit record $52.1 billion
12:00, 2/27/15

Ohio exports hit record $52.1 billion YOUNGSTOWN The U.S. Department of Commerce released Ohio’s

12:00, 2/27/15

newsmakers Kanye West tweets apology to Beck LOS ANGELES Kanye West is saying he’s sorry to

Net neutrality
12:00, 2/27/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON Internet activists declared victory over the nation’s big cable

WP Glimcher reports fourth-quarter, full-year earnings, new venture
12:00, 2/27/15

WP Glimcher reported a 1.8 percent increase in income for the fourth quarter 2014 compared to the fourth quarter 2013.

Reliability should help rebirth of Buick
12:06, 2/26/15

Associated Press DETROIT Buick, the brand that once was the pace car for the drive to the senior

Court appears to favor Muslim denied job because of headscarf
12:00, 2/26/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON Have you heard the one about the Sikh, the Hasidic Jew, the Muslim

Lecture planned on seismic events
12:00, 2/26/15

Lecture planned on seismic events YOUNGSTOWN Ray Beiersdorfer, a geology professor at

Brown introduces bill to improve federal program
12:00, 2/26/15

Ohio senator introduces bill to improve federal program for workers affected by trade

Selected local stocks
12:00, 2/26/15

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Aqua America, .61, 26.45 —.24 Avalon

Suit claims Purina food sickens dogs
12:00, 2/26/15

Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO A dog owner has filed a lawsuit against a pet-food company

12:00, 2/26/15

CD RATES The table shows the annual percentage yield as of Wednesday. All yields given in percent.

‘Poster city’ still has struggles
12:00, 2/26/15

Associated Press WILMINGTON, ohio Folks in this little Ohio city are thankful for all the

US automakers improve in rankings
12:06, 2/25/15

Buick is the first U.S.-based automotive brand to crack the top 10 in Consumer Reports magazine’s annual brand report cards.

Oil prices force Vallourec to reduce workforce, hours in 2015
12:05, 2/25/15

Vallourec Star's parent company announces changes in workforce, hours for 2015

Despite chill, positive Chevy Cruze news expected
12:02, 2/25/15

February’s frigid temperatures and snowfall kept many potential car buyers in the Mahoning Valley home, but that doesn’t stop area dealers from staying positive.

In a bind, Senate GOP offers vote on Homeland Security funding measure
12:00, 2/25/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON A partial agency shutdown looming, Senate Republicans offered

Selected local stocks
12:00, 2/25/15

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Aqua America, .61, 26.70 .23 Avalon

Northeast Ohio region received most capital investment in 2014
12:00, 2/25/15

JobsOhio released third quarterly report for 2014 on economic development in the state

YBI hosts author
12:00, 2/25/15

YBI hosts author YOUNGSTOWN The Downtown Wellness Community today will host Dr. Jamie Marich,