Studies give different opinions on impact of GOP convention

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — Economic impact studies sought by the host committee for last summer's Republican National Convention in Cleveland have reached differing conclusions about how much the city and region gained in the short term.

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Union, feds at odds on countering surge in coal mine deaths

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Deaths in U.S. coal mines this year have surged ahead of last year's, and federal safety officials say workers who are new to a mine have been especially vulnerable to fatal accidents.

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  • Written by By DYLAN LOVAN , Associated Press

Thousands show up for jobs at Amazon warehouses in US cities

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Thousands of people showed up Wednesday for a chance to pack and ship products to Amazon customers, as the e-commerce company held a giant job fair at nearly a dozen U.S. warehouses.

  • Written by By MATT O'BRIEN , AP Technology Writer