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  • WESTLAKE, Ohio _ Nordson Corp. on Monday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $84.2 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.34 per share. Nordson shares have climbed 44 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 22- The U.S. So far three other Fed policymakers, New York's William Dudley, Cleveland's Loretta Mester and Boston's Eric Rosengren, are also scheduled to show up. A Fed spokesman said Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard from the Washington- based Board of Governors also plans to attend the meeting.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 22- The U.S. So far three other Fed policymakers, New York's William Dudley, Cleveland's Loretta Mester and Boston's Eric Rosengren, are also scheduled to attend. A Fed spokesman had no immediate comment on whether any members of the Fed's Washington- based Board of Governors would also attend the meeting.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 22- The U.S. So far three other Fed policymakers, New York's William Dudley, Cleveland's Loretta Mester and Boston's Eric Rosengren, are also scheduled to attend. A Fed spokesman had no immediate comment on whether any members of the Fed's Washington- based Board of Governors would also attend the meeting.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 22- The U.S. So far three other Fed policymakers, New York's William Dudley, Cleveland's Loretta Mester and Boston's Eric Rosengren, are also scheduled to attend. A Fed spokesman had no immediate comment on whether any members of the Fed's Washington- based Board of Governors would also attend the meeting.

  • The grisly death of a 10- year-old boy on a Kansas water slide and a Ferris wheel accident that injured three little girls at a county fair in Tennessee this summer have focused attention on what safety experts say is an alarming truth about amusement rides: How closely they are regulated varies greatly from state to state. Twenty-nine deaths on amusement rides...

  • The oldest millennials— nearing 20 when airplanes slammed into New York City's Twin Towers— are old enough to remember the relative economic prosperity of the 1990 s, and when a different Clinton was running for president. As part of its Divided America series, The Associated Press spent time with seven millennial voters in five states where the oldest and...

  • ASHEVILLE, N.C.— Hillary Clinton "owes the state of North Carolina a very big apology," Donald Trump thundered, condemning the loss of manufacturing jobs due to free-trade deals supported by the Democratic presidential nominee. In the state that may be the most pivotal to Trump's White House bid, the audience for the Republican's chief economic pitch is shrinking...

  • MIDDLETOWN, Ohio— For pundits and politicos baffled by the appeal of a wealthy New York businessman to the struggling white working class in Appalachia and Rust Belt mill towns, J.D. Vance's book "Hillbilly Elegy" is offering some insights. It's a vivid, deeply personal tour of the stark world he grew up in, set mainly in this southwestern Ohio city hit hard by the...

  • Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. said Friday that 406 rigs sought oil and 83 explored for natural gas this week. Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Texas gained eight rigs, Pennsylvania was up two and Louisiana, Oklahoma and West Virginia added one each. Alaska, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Kansas, Ohio, Utah and Wyoming were unchanged.

  • WASHINGTON— Hiring has been strong in the past year in many presidential campaign swing states, a possible hurdle for GOP candidate Donald Trump, who has sought to capitalize on economic distress. Employers have added jobs in the past 12 months at a faster pace than the national average in Colorado, Florida, Michigan and North Carolina, the Labor Department said...

  • TOLEDO, Ohio— Ohio's toll road, a heavily traveled connector between the East Coast and Chicago, is moving closer to allowing the testing of self-driving vehicles. Much of the testing, up to now, has been in California along with a handful of Western U.S. states and on closed courses, such as one operated by the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

  • A third prison company, Management and Training Corp., is a private company. The company was founded in 1983, went public in 1986 and was listed on the NYSE in 1994. The company went public in 1994 and was listed on the NYSE in 1996..

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio _ Lancaster Colony Corp. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $30.6 million. Lancaster Colony shares have risen slightly more than 9 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Lancaster Colony, Earnings Report.

  • CINCINNATI _ LSI Industries Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $1.4 million. The Cincinnati- based company said it had profit of 6 cents per share. For the year, the company reported profit of $9.5 million, or 37 cents per share.

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio _ L Brands Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $252.4 million. L Brands expects full-year earnings in the range of $3.70 to $3.85 per share. L Brands shares have declined 23 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen nearly 7 percent.

  • Aug 16- Cintas Corp, which provides uniforms and related services to a variety of industries, said it would buy smaller rival G&K Services Inc for about $2.2 billion, including debt, to strengthen its presence in North America. G&K shares jumped as much as 18.5 percent to a record high of $97.35, just shy of Cintas's all-cash offer of $97.50 per share.

  • Aug 16- Cintas Corp, which sells and leases uniforms, said it would buy smaller rival G&K Services Inc for about $2.2 billion, including debt, to strengthen its presence in the United States and Canada. G&K's long-term debt, net of current maturities, stood at $240.45 million as of March 26. The deal is expected to generate annual savings of $130 million to $140...

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    Aetna says it will offer individual Affordable Care Act exchange plans in just four states, down from 15 this year, to reduce its losses.

  • LOVELAND, Ohio _ Workhorse Group Inc. on Monday reported a loss of $2.9 million in its second quarter. The Loveland, Ohio- based company said it had a loss of 14 cents per share. Keywords: Workhorse Group, Earnings Report.