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Following educators and school officials, the state's business community stepped up yesterday to explain to lawmakers why Ohio should continue to support Common Core education standards.
The No. 1 issue that business owners raise is workforce quality, said Michael Hartley of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce.
"Turning back on a set of standards that have been benchmarked with the best of the best would not only be detrimental for
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Kraft Foods Group has announced a recall of 7,691 cases of its popular single-slice American cheese.
The food giant says it is ordering the recall of select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product after discovering a supplier apparently did not store an ingredient at the correct temperature.
As a result, it says, some of the cheese could have spoiled and could cause illness.
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Committee: Ozone is harmful at lower levels than thought
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) staff said Friday that the nation should tighten smog rules significantly, a step that would improve air quality but force costly new requirements on government and industry.
The EPA staff recommendation is the final step before the rule goes to the agency's leadership and the White House. As a result of lawsuits by environmental and health groups,