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Las Vegas man charged for running Ponzi scheme that bilked Northern Ohioans, others out of a combined $8.5 million


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 20:45:25 GMT

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Matthew J. Turnipseede, 49, allegedly falsely told investors in his multiple companies that their funds would generate double-digit returns through sports wagers.

Read more: Las Vegas man charged for running Ponzi scheme that bilked Northern Ohioans, others out of a combined $8.5 million


Yes, gas is getting cheaper. Here's why.


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 20:20:28 GMT

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A year ago, the average price was $3.20 per gallon, a price point many drivers are eager to get back to.

Read more: Yes, gas is getting cheaper. Here's why.


Tips for saving on your commute amid high inflation


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 14:42:54 GMT

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Gas prices are going down, but still higher than they were last year. So if you're looking to save money on your commute, here are some tips.

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'We’re certainly not out of the woods:' New inflation numbers out as Northeast Ohio communities continue to grapple with high prices


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 12:17:54 GMT

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“It doesn’t mean prices are coming down, it means prices are increasing at an ever so slightly slower rate than they were before.”

Read more: 'We’re certainly not out of the woods:' New inflation numbers out as Northeast Ohio communities continue to grapple with high prices


Dunkin announces fall menu with pumpkin drinks, bakery items


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 23:13:00 GMT

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Dunkin’s autumn array includes a mix of both new and returning menu items for all the fall feels.

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Travelers are starting to get a break from higher airfares


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 23:02:56 GMT

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The price of the average airline ticket dropped 7.8% last month, but July’s average ticket was still nearly 30% higher than in July of last year.

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Changes to school lunch funding mean many parents will once again have to pay


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:40:01 GMT

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Pandemic relief money will no longer supplement school meals, leaving parents not eligible for free or reduced lunch to pay a higher bill than before COVID.

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Consumer Reports: Boost brainpower and stay sharp


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:24:14 GMT

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What really works to preserve—and even enhance—thinking skills? Consumer Reports digs into the latest research on how to stay sharp.

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How long will inflation prices last?


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:09:43 GMT

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Economists say it’s way too soon to know for sure if the worst bout of inflation in four decades has possibly peaked. Some prices are almost sure to remain painfully

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Lower prices offer Americans slight reprieve from inflation


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 19:43:10 GMT

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While there are signs that inflation may ease in the coming months, it will likely remain far above the Federal Reserve’s 2% annual target for months if not years.

Read more: Lower prices offer Americans slight reprieve from inflation


How much of a raise could retirees on Social Security get next year?


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 17:52:54 GMT

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Here's how much the cost-of-living adjustment could be for retirees on Social Security next year, based on new price data.

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Greater Cleveland Partnership to host hybrid Inclusion Conference promoting workplace diversity in Northeast Ohio


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 13:50:53 GMT

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The two-day hybrid event will take place virtually on Tuesday, Aug. 16 and in person on Wednesday, Aug. 17.

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USPS to request rate increase due to inflation, DeJoy says


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 00:26:51 GMT

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Another Postal Service rate increase could be coming.

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Southwest Airlines attendant suffers broken back in hard landing


Created: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 22:17:25 GMT

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The National Transportation Safety Board said the impact of landing was so hard that the flight attendant thought the plane had crashed.

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California to begin offering free meals in all public schools this year


Created: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 19:38:51 GMT

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The state is the first in the country to launch a Universal Meals program, allowing students to eat breakfast and lunch for free regardless of income status.

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Biden signs $280B CHIPS act in bid to boost US-made computer parts


Created: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 15:06:26 GMT

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The White House hopes to ease U.S. reliance on countries such as China for parts needed to manufacture cutting-edge technology.

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As gas prices drop in Northeast Ohio, fewer Americans are filling up their tanks


Created: Mon, 08 Aug 2022 20:11:10 GMT

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According to AAA East Central's Gas Price Report, the average price for gas throughout Northeast Ohio is now 21 cents lower this week averaging $3.695 per gallon.

Read more: As gas prices drop in Northeast Ohio, fewer Americans are filling up their tanks


Here's what made it into the Inflation Reduction Act and what got cut


Created: Mon, 08 Aug 2022 17:14:33 GMT

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The $740 billion package is made up of health care, climate change and deficit reduction strategies, in hopes of tackling inflation and bringing down deficits.

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7-Eleven spreading fall feels with two pumpkin spice drinks


Created: Mon, 08 Aug 2022 14:38:01 GMT

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7-Eleven is giving customers pumpkin to talk about.

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Senate Democrats pass budget package; House to vote next


Created: Sun, 07 Aug 2022 19:28:35 GMT

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The House seems likely to provide final congressional approval when it returns briefly from summer recess on Friday.

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Considering a 'new nuclear generation' | TVA moving forward with plans for smaller nuclear reactors


Created: Sun, 07 Aug 2022 17:44:03 GMT

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President Jeff Lyash said small modular reactors could help TVA achieve a long-term goal in being carbon-free by 2050. Still, criticism over past plans remains.

Read more: Considering a 'new nuclear generation' | TVA moving forward with plans for smaller nuclear reactors


Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise


Created: Sun, 07 Aug 2022 15:28:10 GMT

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The grocery delivery industry ballooned during the pandemic. But to some customers, it's no longer worth the higher price.

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Bedrock announces first phase plans for its public space vision in downtown Cleveland


Created: Sat, 06 Aug 2022 12:24:32 GMT

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The plans include adding planters, trees, benches, upgraded lighting and more this fall.

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Shaker Square sold to local non-profits; improvements planned while group mulls future


Created: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 22:26:37 GMT

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Community development non-profit Cleveland Neighborhood Progress, with Burten Bell Carr Development, are the new owners of the historic east side retail center.

Read more: Shaker Square sold to local non-profits; improvements planned while group mulls future


Amazon buys company making Roomba vacuum-cleaning robots


Created: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 17:49:27 GMT

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In a separate earnings report, iRobot said it had plunging revenues and would need to lay off 10% of its workforce.

Read more: Amazon buys company making Roomba vacuum-cleaning robots


US employment numbers defy skeptics, still climbing as inflation fears deepen


Created: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 13:18:26 GMT

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Economists say the stronger-than-expected report indicates the U.S. isn't in a recession yet. But other economic factors point to one in the nearby future.

Read more: US employment numbers defy skeptics, still climbing as inflation fears deepen


United Way of Greater Cleveland receives $10 million donation


Created: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 00:05:30 GMT

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The gift from the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Supporting Foundation is the largest ever donation to the Cleveland Community Fund.

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City of Cleveland seeks federal funding for new 'DREAM 66' east side transportation project; PHOTOS


Created: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 23:49:47 GMT

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City leaders seek a $10.7 million federal grant to make improvements along the streets of the E. 66th Street Corridor between Superior Avenue and Euclid Avenue.

Read more: City of Cleveland seeks federal funding for new 'DREAM 66' east side transportation project; PHOTOS


Did the internet save the Choco Taco?


Created: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 19:24:23 GMT

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After a wave of internet support, it seems the fan-favorite ice cream delight may not be gone for good.

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3News Investigates: Vroom stalls for hapless Ohio car buyers


Created: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 19:21:08 GMT

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Online used car dealer hits with hundreds of consumer complaints in Ohio; company blames rapid growth

Read more: 3News Investigates: Vroom stalls for hapless Ohio car buyers


Bank of England likely to raise interest rates — maybe a lot


Created: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 11:18:11 GMT

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The Bank of England has been criticized for moving too slowly to combat inflation after a series of small rate hikes since December.

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Major credit bureau says some customers got incorrect scores


Created: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 11:07:54 GMT

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The glitch means some potential borrowers might have been wrongly denied credit.

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Inflation weighs on back-to-school buying for many families


Created: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 16:58:17 GMT

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Parents are focusing on the basics while also trading down to cheaper stores amid surging inflation.

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Here's when you can get the Mexican Pizza from Taco Bell again


Created: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 16:22:05 GMT

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After disappearing from the fast food chain's menu twice, the Mexican Pizza will soon make its grand return.

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Yes, there is a recall for one type of Oatly brand oat milk


Created: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 14:56:33 GMT

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Lyons-Magnus recalled products including one type of oat milk, along with protein shakes, creamers and coffee drinks.

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Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan announces small business relief program with grants up to $10,000: 'Our small businesses are the lifeblood of Akron'


Created: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 14:32:46 GMT

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The program will provide eligible small businesses with one-time $10,000 grants.

Read more: Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan announces small business relief program with grants up to $10,000: 'Our small businesses are the lifeblood of Akron'


Nine ways to recession-proof your life as prices soar


Created: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 13:54:16 GMT

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Experts say you should prepare but not panic. Here's some ways to get started.

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Equifax issued wrong credit scores for 'millions' of customers, report says


Created: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 00:06:13 GMT

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The Journal reported that millions of Americans were affected by Equifax's error, with some scores changing by as much as 20 points in either direction.

Read more: Equifax issued wrong credit scores for 'millions' of customers, report says


How one lottery-winning couple avoided the hassles, tragedies that hit other big winners


Created: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 20:52:08 GMT

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One lottery winner was quoted saying he wished he'd torn up his ticket.

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Why we might never know who won the $1.33 billion Mega Millions jackpot


Created: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 12:55:52 GMT

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Winners have good reasons to keep their sudden windfall quiet if they can.

Read more: Why we might never know who won the $1.33 billion Mega Millions jackpot

 
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