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Latest Stories Paul Daugherty: First Four kicks off NCAAs in wild fashionupdated: Wed Mar 14 2012 02:26:00

DAYTON, Ohio -- They don't tell you the so-called First Four is great basketball. Given the eight teams involved, they don't need to. Your team wouldn't be in Dayton, Ohio, on a Tuesday or Wednesday in March if it were, you know, special. If the universities of Kentucky or Kansas ever play in the First Four, pack up some bottled water and head for the cave in Montana. Armageddon will be right behind you. Paul Daugherty: Who's this year's VCU? Prepare for a Cinderella-less First Fourupdated: Tue Mar 13 2012 12:49:00

The First Four is the province of heroes, fools, dreamers and guys named Momo. It is where the President of the United States will be Tuesday night, not to mention a player whose first name is Four.

Review: 'In Time' mediocre movie with great premiseupdated: Fri Oct 28 2011 20:34:00

Andrew Niccol's "In Time" is the winner of this year's "Most Obvious and Pun-Filled Allegory" competition and while it gets points for an excellent premise, some fine acting and for being, occasionally, genuinely exciting, the execution of the idea fails far more often than it succeeds.

Why immigration uproar went nationwideupdated: Mon Oct 24 2011 19:57:00

Alabama now has the toughest immigration law in the nation. The law went into effect on September 29, prompting hundreds of families to pull their children from school and workers to disappear from Alabama farms. A federal appeals court has blocked some provisions, including the one requiring state officials to check the legal status of students in public schools. No doubt, the issue is far from being settled.

Ohio man says 'bypassing' college a mistakeupdated: Wed Aug 10 2011 08:54:00

Todd Sollar used to think a college education was a waste of time and money.

CNNMoney: Minnesota shutdown: It's overupdated: Wed Jul 20 2011 15:01:00

The Minnesota shutdown is over.

CNNMoney: Minnesota government shutdown: Not over yetupdated: Mon Jul 18 2011 16:16:00

Four days after Minnesota leaders said they reached a budget deal, the state government remains shut down.

CNNMoney: Minnesota shutdown: No resolution in sightupdated: Fri Jul 08 2011 18:53:00

More than a week after Minnesota shuttered all but essential government services, there's no end in sight to the budget impasse.

State budget battle in Minnesotaupdated: Wed Jul 06 2011 05:55:00

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican legislative leaders discuss the progress made over the state budget.

No resolution of Minnesota government shutdown in sightupdated: Wed Jul 06 2011 05:55:00

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said he thinks he and legislators are out of "good" options in the battle to bring Minnesota's government out of a shutdown that's been in place since Friday morning, though he remains "committed."

CNNMoney: Minnesota government shuts downupdated: Sun Jul 03 2011 13:53:00

A budget stalemate forced a virtual full shut down of the Minnesota government on Friday, and left only a limited array of state services in operation over the busy holiday weekend.

Minnesota government shutdown could last days longerupdated: Sun Jul 03 2011 02:28:00

The government shutdown in Minnesota could drag on for days as a spokeswoman for Gov. Mark Dayton said talks probably won't happen until after the July 4 holiday.

Government shuts down in Minnesotaupdated: Sun Jul 03 2011 02:28:00

Minnesota lawmakers fail to come up with a budget deal, leading to a government shutdown. Chris Welch reports.

Minnesota government shuts down as budget talks stallupdated: Fri Jul 01 2011 09:08:00

The Minnesota government was forced to shut down Friday for the second time in six years after lawmakers failed to reach a budget agreement before a midnight Thursday deadline.

Bomb threat prompts sweep of plane at Washington airportupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 05:56:00

A bomb threat made at an airport ticket counter in Dayton, Ohio, prompted a search of a US Airways flight that landed safely at Washington's Reagan airport Sunday, authorities said.

Plane searched after bomb threatupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 05:56:00

A US Airways flight was searched after it landed at Washington's Reagan airport after a bomb threat.

CNNMoney: Minnesota prepares for shutdownupdated: Thu Jun 16 2011 06:57:00

Time is running out for Minnesota's parks and highway rest stops, not to mention 36,000 state employees.

Travel for the curious and resourcefulupdated: Tue Apr 12 2011 16:28:00

Whenever I stumble across a new travel columnist, I think one thing: "Who the hell are you?" Stewart Mandel: First First Four proves to be flopupdated: Thu Mar 17 2011 02:45:00

DAYTON, Ohio -- Thankfully, at 12:15 p.m. EDT on Thursday, we get to hit reset.

9 Ohio veterans test positive for hepatitisupdated: Thu Mar 03 2011 20:50:00

Nine Ohio veterans have tested positive for hepatitis after undergoing routine dental work at a Dayton clinic, according to Ohio Veterans Affairs Communications Officer Todd Sledge.

Officer thankful for woman's helpupdated: Fri Dec 17 2010 10:04:00

CNN's Brooke Baldwin speaks to the Dayton officer who was assaulted during a traffic stop.

Sleep deprived? Your looks may sufferupdated: Wed Dec 15 2010 08:12:00

A good night's sleep tends to leave you feeling refreshed, alert, and upbeat. According to a new study, it may also make you look healthier and more attractive to others.

Dysfunction since Daytonupdated: Tue Apr 13 2010 15:19:00

CNN's Christiane Amanpour talks to one of the three rotating Bosnian Presidents about continuing ethnic division there.

FBI searches Southern Christian Leadership Conference officeupdated: Thu Feb 11 2010 13:34:00

FBI agents searched a Southern Christian Leadership Conference office in Dayton, Ohio, on Thursday, an agency spokesman told CNN.

From honkeytonk to horror in 'H2'updated: Fri Aug 28 2009 12:04:00

Texas country singer Jesse Dayton finds a whole new fan base working with Rob Zombie in 'Halloween II.'

Jesse Dayton crosses over with 'Halloween II'updated: Fri Aug 28 2009 12:04:00

You can't get through a conversation with Jesse Dayton without hearing a reference to Texas at least once.

Vegas casino adds rock stars, more than 1,000 jobsupdated: Fri Jun 05 2009 10:52:00

The expanded Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, has begun adding staff and plans to hire 800 more personnel as construction projects continue.

CNNMoney: Ohio reels as NCR moves to Georgiaupdated: Tue Jun 02 2009 19:41:00

Local politicians were fuming after NCR Corp., Dayton, Ohio's only Fortune 500 company, decided to relocate south taking with it 1,200 badly needed jobs to Georgia.

Fortune: The new joblessupdated: Tue Apr 14 2009 11:39:00

The numbers are staggering, especially because the tallies are being measured in human beings: Caterpillar (20,000 layoffs), Alcoa (15,000), Boeing (10,000), Pfizer (8,300), and tens of thousands more. The toll of jobs lost in the United States since the recession began is heading toward three million. Adam Duerson: Pitt escapes tough test from ETSUupdated: Fri Mar 20 2009 20:05:00

DAYTON -- Three things we learned from a game that had the potential to be historic:

Fortune: The new joblessupdated: Wed Feb 04 2009 12:10:00

The numbers are staggering, especially because the tallies are being measured in human beings: Caterpillar (20,000 layoffs), Alcoa (15,000), Boeing (10,000), Pfizer (8,300), and tens of thousands more. The toll of jobs lost in the U.S. since the recession began is heading toward three million.

Six secrets for getting your wayupdated: Tue Jan 06 2009 09:29:00

I admit, I have an unfair advantage.

GM plant's closing like death knell in Daytonupdated: Mon Dec 01 2008 16:21:00

The folks working at Jamestown Industries' Moraine Plant 2 near Dayton, Ohio, have the weary, haunted look of terminally ill patients, only it's their livelihoods that are about to die.

No bailout for non-UAW workersupdated: Mon Dec 01 2008 16:21:00

Workers at an auto parts supplier are losing their jobs two days before Christmas, and a GM bailout won't change that. Slow Economy Causing Patients to Be Laxupdated: Wed Oct 22 2008 15:00:00

The ailing economy is leading many Americans to skip doctor visits, skimp on their medicine, and put off mammograms, Pap smears and other tests

Make getting fired work for youupdated: Mon Jul 21 2008 09:25:00

Getting a pink slip. Being downsized. Making adjustments. Reorganizing.

Deadly crane collapseupdated: Sat Jul 19 2008 20:37:00

Multiple people have died after a large crane collapse at a chemical plant in Houston, Texas.

Co-workers who drive you crazyupdated: Tue Jun 17 2008 10:23:00

For many people, bad habits are unconscious. Luke Winn: A decisive win over Georgetown rockets Tigers to topupdated: Thu Jan 10 2008 13:31:00

There's a new No. 1 in the college hoops world, but it's not North Carolina's fault. With Saturday's suffocation of Georgetown, Memphis supplanted the undefeated Tar Heels in the Power Rankings' top spot. Luke Winn: Cheat sheetupdated: Thu Jan 03 2008 12:58:00

As much as I'd like to believe our entire readership has been with this college hoops season from its basic-cable opener (Gardner-Webb over Kentucky, Nov. 8!) and its Pay-Per-View debut (Florida over North Dakota State, Nov. 9!), I am aware that is not the case. As bowl season fades away, casual hoop fans come trickling in with dire need of a catch-up course. The Power Rankings are here to provide it, tuition-free, in three parts per team:

Air show plane crashupdated: Sat Jul 28 2007 21:02:00

Air show plane crash

CNNMoney: Commercial rents skyrocketupdated: Thu Jul 05 2007 05:05:00

The cost of real estate is rising for businesses across the country, as office rents took their biggest leap in over six years, according to a new report.

'Sunshine' directors praise movie familyupdated: Fri Feb 23 2007 12:52:00

Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris are going to miss their family. Not their immediate family -- their movie family.

Are antidepressants good for a boost if you're already healthy?updated: Mon Nov 13 2006 13:41:00

Troy Dayton pops a little white pill every morning. He's one of the 10 million Americans taking a daily antidepressant. But in his case, he says he was never depressed in the first place.

EW Review: 'Block Party' brings blissful buzzupdated: Fri Mar 03 2006 08:49:00

The college marching band, that benignly regimented music machine, has enjoyed a bit of a legacy in pop music, probably dating back to the title track of Fleetwood Mac's "Tusk." But it isn't often you get to hear a marching band as supercharged and low-down, as rudely alive, as the one in "Dave Chappelle's Block Party."

FSB: Keys to Successupdated: Fri Jan 20 2006 09:56:00

(FORTUNE Small Business) - After ten years of university training in classical piano, Lorie Line finally landed her first job as a professional musician. For $40 a day she was hired to tickle the -...

CNNMoney: What the troops makeupdated: Fri Nov 11 2005 12:47:00

A military salary starts with "basic pay," or what a service member earns before all incentives, allowances, bonuses and benefits (see table below).

Nation's split is part of Ohio's fabricupdated: Wed Nov 03 2004 00:35:00

As the ballot counting in the presidential election stretched into Wednesday morning, it became clear that Ohio could become the Florida of 2004.

Dayton defends decision to close Senate officeupdated: Wed Oct 13 2004 18:31:00

Sen. Mark Dayton Wednesday defended his decision to close his Capitol Hill office until after the November 2 election, saying it would have been "immoral" to leave his staff members as "human shields" facing a possible terrorist attack while he returned home to Minnesota.

Senator closes Capitol Hill office over terror worriesupdated: Tue Oct 12 2004 16:59:00

U.S. Sen. Mark Dayton, D-Minnesota, closed his Capitol Hill office Tuesday until after the November 2 election, fearing a possible terrorist attack that could harm his staff or visitors.

CNNMoney: Stupid currency tricks: Iraqi dinarupdated: Tue Aug 10 2004 09:08:00

I'm considering buying Iraqi currency as an investment. Is that a good idea?

Bosnian Serbs sacked over Karadzicupdated: Wed Jun 30 2004 06:57:00

The U.N. High Representative to Bosnia Wednesday sacked 60 high-level Serb officials because they failed to arrest suspected war criminals, calling their lack of action a "sustained, long-term, gross refusal."

Fortune: A NEW REASON YOU CAN'T GET A LOAN Bankers used to look at your balance sheet before they lent you money. Now they demand an enviupdated: Mon Sep 21 1992 00:01:00

AMERICA'S commercial banks are joining the front ranks of ecological warriors. No, they haven't been overwhelmed by conscience or idealism. Federal regulation has drawn them and other lenders such ...

Money Magazine: WHEN IT PAYS TO SWAP YOUR MORTGAGEupdated: Sun Dec 01 1991 00:01:00

LISTEN! THAT THUD YOU JUST heard was mortgage interest rates hitting bottom, the lowest they've been since December 1977. Now, with the national average for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage at 8.9% an...

Fortune: PRODUCTS TO WATCHupdated: Mon Mar 12 1990 00:01:00

VEHICLE LOCATOR It's 3 A.M. Do you know where your car is? With the Stolen Vehicle Locator Service you do. Run by PacTel Teletrac, a combined venture of Pacific Telesis and International Teletrac S...

Money Magazine: SAFEGUARDING HEIRS Trusts That Protect Your Family These handy legal agreements can preserve your legacy, updated: Wed Nov 08 1989 00:01:00

In planning their estates, Terry and Patty MacEwen of Dayton had to solve two problems. First, Terry, 41, and Patty, 37, wanted to make sure that their legacy would be kept safe and managed properl...

Fortune: RIDING THE FOREIGN TAKEOVER WAVE Here are ten companies, not yet in play, that have just the attributes overseas buyers seem to updated: Mon Apr 11 1988 00:01:00

Foreigners are on a U.S. acquisition spree that is giving a new twist to the slogan ''Buy American.'' Economists at the Goldman Sachs investment banking firm estimate that foreign companies spent $...

Fortune: The Limits of Brain Surgery, Bukharin's Little Weakness, Creating Jobs With Lie Detectors, and More. Disappointmentsupdated: Mon Dec 07 1987 00:01:00

Folks who had casually assumed that America's year-old immigration law was going to solve all their problems received a bit of a shock when they picked up the November 6 Wall Street Journal. Atop t...

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