High Stakes Fight For P&G Boardroom Comes To A Head

NEW YORK (AP) — Shareholders are arriving at Procter & Gamble’s headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio, where they will vote on whether to side with the company or activist investor Nelson Peltz, who is trying to capture a seat in the boardroom. Peltz’s Trian Fund...

High Stakes Fight For P&G Boardroom Comes To A Head

NEW YORK (AP) — Shareholders are arriving at Procter & Gamble’s headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio, where they will vote on whether to side with the company or activist investor Nelson Peltz, who is trying to capture a seat in the boardroom. Peltz’s Trian Fund...

Absentee voting starts Wednesday

The deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 7 election was Tuesday, and absentee voting for the election begins Wednesday. Early in-person absentee voting for the general election will begin Wednesday in the Hancock County election board’s office, which will be open the...

Burger King Tries To Burn Wendy’s With Its Own Spicy Nuggets

NEW YORK (AP) — Burger King is adding spicy nuggets to its menu and firing up a rivalry with burger chain Wendy’s, which pulled the peppery snack from most of its restaurants earlier this year. Burger King says its version of spicy nuggets will roll out nationwide this...

Dad Of Ohio Boy Who Died After Scalding Bath To Be Sentenced

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — The father of a 4-year-old Ohio boy who died after his stepmother put him in a scalding bath is set to be sentenced for involuntary manslaughter and child endangering. The that Robert Ritchie faces up to 11 years in prison when he is sentenced Tuesday in...

Weinstein accused of raping 3 women in New Yorker story

NEW YORK (AP) — The New Yorker reported Tuesday that Harvey Weinstein has previously raped three women, significantly intensifying the scandal surrounding the disgraced movie mogul. A representative for the mogul vehemently denied the allegations in a statement to the magazine....

Notorious German hostage taker to be released from prison

BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say that a man who was part of a notorious 1988 hostage taking in which two captives and a police officer were killed will soon be released from prison. The dpa news agency reported Tuesday the Arnsberg state court said 61-year-old Dieter Degowski...

IMF: World economy is picking up speed

WASHINGTON (AP) — The world economy is picking up momentum. The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday raised its forecast for global growth to 3.6 percent this year and 3.7 percent in 2018. For both years, the outlook is up 0.1 percentage points from the IMF’s previous...

Faculty Union OKs Tentative Agreement With Youngstown State

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — The faculty union at Youngstown State University in northeast Ohio says union members have approved a tentative agreement for a three-year contract that includes salary increases. The Vindicator that faculty members approved the tentative agreement with...

Burger King tries to burn Wendy’s with its own spicy nuggets

NEW YORK (AP) — Burger King is adding spicy nuggets to its menu and firing up a rivalry with burger chain Wendy’s, which pulled the peppery snack from most of its restaurants earlier this year. Burger King said Tuesday that its version of spicy nuggets will roll out...