Business

Bob Evans to sell off restaurants

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Bob Evans Farms, Inc is selling off their restaurants to focus on packaged foods.Read more

Boy Scouts of America files for bankruptcy protection amid sex abuse lawsuits

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The organization could be forced to sell off some of its vast property holdings to raise money for a compensation fund that could surpass $1 billion.Read more

Parade of Homes canceled for 2020 in central Ohio, plans to return next year

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This year’s Parade of Homes was scheduled to be at Beulah Park in Grove City.Read more

Startup may ask for loan to revamp former GM plant near Youngstown

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U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, an Ohio Democrat, says he expects Lordstown Motors Corp. to apply soon for a $200 million loan.Read more

Ford to add 3,000 jobs in the Detroit area, invest $1.45 billion

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Ford Motor Co. is adding 3,000 jobs at two factories in the Detroit area and investing $1.45 billion to build new pickup trucks, SUVs, and electric and autonomous...Read more

Microsoft tested a 4-day work week. Productivity jumped 40%

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Microsoft says a one-month experiment of enacting a four-day work week at its Japan offices not only increased productivity, but also made employees happier.Read more

Macy's to stop selling real fur by end of fiscal year 2020

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Macy's Inc. says it will stop selling real fur by the end of its fiscal year 2020 at its namesake stores, Bloomingdale's, as well as at its discount outlets.Read more

Mount Carmel raises its minimum wage to $15 per hour

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Mount Carmel Health System announced Tuesday it will be raising the minimum wage for its workers to $15 per hour.Read more

Gamestop to close up to 200 stores

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The video game retailer has been struggling as consumers overwhelmingly purchase games and gaming equipment online.Read more

Meijer, Aldi now asking customers not to open carry guns in stores

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Walmart and Kroger made similar decisions last week. Starbucks, Target and Wendy's have also made similar requests of their customers.Read more

Lowe's to lay off thousands of workers

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The job cuts will affect employees across the retailer's 1,725 U.S. stores.Read more

Amazon building 2 distribution centers in Ohio

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Amazon announced Monday that the two sites in Akron and near Toledo will bring a combined 2,500 full-time jobs.Read more

Wolfe family sells WBNS, WTHR to Tegna 

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TEGNA owns 49 television stations in 41 markets and is the largest group owner of NBC affiliated stations and the second largest group owner of CBS affiliated stations.Read more

China blames U.S. for trade dispute, says it won't back down

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China issued a report Sunday blaming the United States for the countries' trade dispute and said it won't back down on "major issues of principle," but offered no...Read more

Fiat Chrysler wants to form global giant with Renault

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Fiat Chrysler proposed on Monday to merge with France's Renault to create the world's third-biggest automaker and save billions of dollars needed to invest in the race...Read more

Ford sees twisting road ahead, cuts 7,000 white-collar jobs

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Ford revealed details of its long-awaited restructuring plan Monday as it prepared for a future of electric and autonomous vehicles by parting ways with 7,000 white-...Read more