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The Free Library of Philadelphia launched a fall job fair series.
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Antionette Lee
October 24, 2019 - 10:06 am
Leaders at the Free Library of Philadelphia are trying to help residents find employment. Wednesday marked the kickoff of their fall job fair series.
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Carrie Gross walks past a construction barrier shielding the Mariner East pipeline near a home during an interview with The Associated Press in Exton, Pa.
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AP News
October 23, 2019 - 10:18 am
For a second time in three months, President Donald Trump is headed to Pennsylvania to promote his support for the natural gas industry, making clear that he sees his pro-industry policies as a boost to his chances of winning the battleground state.
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Money.
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Mike Dougherty
October 23, 2019 - 7:31 am
Some customers of investment company The Vanguard Group were caught off guard when money was taken from their accounts without permission. Vanguard said this is a problem affecting a small number of clients — they didn't provide an actual number — and that everyone will be reimbursed shortly.
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Summit county executive Ilene Shapiro speaks to the media outside the U.S. Federal courthouse, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, in Cleveland.
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AP News
October 21, 2019 - 10:04 am
The nation's three biggest drug distributors and a major drugmaker reached an 11th-hour, $260 million settlement over the toll of the opioids in two Ohio counties, averting what would have been the first federal trial over the crisis. The settlement was announced just hours before the trial was...
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Jon Roesser, general manager of Weaver’s Way co-op, with Mayor Jim Kenney
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Hadas Kuznits
October 18, 2019 - 1:35 pm
In a brief ceremony at City Hall on Friday morning, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney declared Saturday the inaugural Philly Grocery Co-op Day. Jon Roesser, general manager of Weaver's Way Co-op, says he hopes Co-op Day brings attention to the benefits of shopping at or being a member of a cooperative...
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AP News
October 17, 2019 - 5:19 pm
By Tom Krisher DETROIT (AP) — Striking General Motors workers will stay on the picket lines for several more days until they vote on a tentative four-year contract agreement with the company. Factory-level officials from the United Auto Workers union voted to recommend the agreement to members at a...
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The Women on Boards report was released at the Forum of Executive Women leadership breakfast.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 17, 2019 - 12:27 pm
A new report released Thursday morning at the annual Forum of Executive Women leadership breakfast indicates that gender equality is lacking at the executive level of Philadelphia's top 100 companies.
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 William Hill Sports Book at Ocean Resort Casino in AC
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Mike Dougherty
October 16, 2019 - 12:45 pm
Money from sports betting is pumping new life into New Jersey's once struggling gaming industry. Officials with the state's Division of Gaming Enforcement say September set a new record for revenue. And now the Garden State is standing toe to toe with Nevada.
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Union members picket outside a General Motors facility in Langhorne, Pa.
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AP News
October 16, 2019 - 11:56 am
The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative contract agreement that could end a monthlong strike that brought the automaker's U.S. factories to a standstill.
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Yolanda Jacobs, a United Auto Workers member, walks the picket line at the General Motors Romulus Powertrain plant in Romulus, Mich.
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AP News
October 15, 2019 - 10:59 am
General Motors CEO Mary Barra joined negotiators at the bargaining table, an indication that a deal may be near to end a monthlong strike by the United Auto Workers union that has paralyzed the company's factories.
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