In job growth, blue states outpaced red states in past year

WASHINGTON (AP) — States that voted for Hillary Clinton in last week's presidential election reported stronger job growth in the previous year than states that supported Donald Trump, according to data released by the Labor Department Friday.

  • Written by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

Tests show high lead levels in water at 60 Cleveland schools

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland's school district will replace hundreds of drinking fountains, restroom faucets, outdoor spigots and other water fixtures after tests found high lead levels in the water at 60 of its buildings.