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  • Pennsylvania jobless rate unchanged as payrolls creep higher

    Pennsylvania jobless rate unchanged as payrolls creep higher

    Friday, July 21 2017 10:10 AM EDT2017-07-21 14:10:52 GMT
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania's unemployment rate remained the same in June, as payrolls crept higher.      The state Department of Labor and Industry said Friday that Pennsylvania's unemployment rate was 5 percent last month, the same as in May. The national rate was 4.4 percent in June.      The household survey found that the civilian labor force, employment, and unemployment were all relatively stable last month.      A separ...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania's unemployment rate remained the same in June, as payrolls crept higher.      The state Department of Labor and Industry said Friday that Pennsylvania's unemployment rate was 5 percent last month, the same as in May. The national rate was 4.4 percent in June.      The household survey found that the civilian labor force, employment, and unemployment were all relatively stable last month.      A separ...
  • New York gets 75,000 applications for free tuition program

    New York gets 75,000 applications for free tuition program

    Friday, July 21 2017 7:32 AM EDT2017-07-21 11:32:43 GMT

    Officials say about 75,000 people have applied for New York's new tuition-free college program but it's not yet known how many of them will receive an award.

    Officials say about 75,000 people have applied for New York's new tuition-free college program but it's not yet known how many of them will receive an award.

  • Tornado damage confirmed in western NY

    Tornado damage confirmed in western NY

    Friday, July 21 2017 12:04 AM EDT2017-07-21 04:04:36 GMT

    No injuries have been reported as severe storms ripped through the area Thursday, uprooting trees and knocking down power lines.

    No injuries have been reported as severe storms ripped through the area Thursday, uprooting trees and knocking down power lines.

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  • AP sources: US to ban Americans from traveling to NKorea

    AP sources: US to ban Americans from traveling to NKorea

    Friday, July 21 2017 8:40 AM EDT2017-07-21 12:40:51 GMT

    U.S. officials say the Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea following the death of university student Otto Warmbier who passed away after falling into a coma into a North Korean prison.

    U.S. officials say the Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea following the death of university student Otto Warmbier who passed away after falling into a coma into a North Korean prison.

  • Pfizer, Merck, Corning Inc. team up on pharmaceutical glass

    Pfizer, Merck, Corning Inc. team up on pharmaceutical glass

    Thursday, July 20 2017 6:58 PM EDT2017-07-20 22:58:23 GMT
    Corning Inc. pens $1.05 billion deal with Verizon CaptionCorning Inc. pens $1.05 billion deal with Verizon Caption
    (CNN Money) -- President Trump touted a big deal during the White House's "Made in America Week." On Thursday, he unveiled an agreement between pharmaceutical giants Pfizer and Merck and New York-based manufacturer Corning to produce a new type of glass for storing and delivering injectable drugs. Corning will initially invest $500 million in the project, a move that will create 1,000 new U.S. jobs. The project is expected to grow to a $4 billion investment that will crea...
    (CNN Money) -- President Trump touted a big deal during the White House's "Made in America Week." On Thursday, he unveiled an agreement between pharmaceutical giants Pfizer and Merck and New York-based manufacturer Corning to produce a new type of glass for storing and delivering injectable drugs. Corning will initially invest $500 million in the project, a move that will create 1,000 new U.S. jobs. The project is expected to grow to a $4 billion investment that will crea...
  • Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington dies in LA at 41

    Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington dies in LA at 41

    Thursday, July 20 2017 2:59 PM EDT2017-07-20 18:59:50 GMT

    The Los Angeles County coroner says Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, who sold millions of albums with a unique mix of hard rock, hip-hop and rap, was found dead in his home near Los Angeles on Thursday. He was 41.

    The Los Angeles County coroner says Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, who sold millions of albums with a unique mix of hard rock, hip-hop and rap, was found dead in his home near Los Angeles on Thursday. He was 41.

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