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McDonald’s to shrink in U.S., 1st time in decades

June 19, 2015 NEW YORK — The burger chain that put “supersize” into the American vernacular is slimming down: For the first time in more than 40 years, and perhaps ever, McDonald’s says the number of U.S. more »»

Lobster prices rise after season’s slow start

June 19, 2015 PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — American lobster prices are swelling as the summer fishing season gets off to a slow start in New England. more »»

At a glance

June 19, 2015 Local stocks mixed Cortland Bancorp stocks increased 10 cents Thursday to close at $14.75 a share. Meanwhile, First Niles Financial Bank remained at $9 a share at closing Thursday. more »»

Local home sales increase

June 18, 2015 WARREN — Area home sales jumped more than 15 percent in May compared to the same time last year. Sales were up 18 percent in Trumbull County and 15. more »»

Shell buys former zinc smelter site

June 18, 2015 MONACA, Pa — Shell Chemicals has bought the western Pennsylvania site of a former zinc smelter although it hasn’t announced a decision on building a petrochemical plant on the property. more »»

Asian company looking to purchase New Jersey-based recycling business

June 18, 2015 A New Jersey-based scrap metal recycling company with local ties announced plans to sell its business to an Asian company. The board of directors of Metalico Inc. more »»

ODNR reissues permit for local Halcon well

June 17, 2015 WARREN TOWNSHIP — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Oil and Gas Resource Management has reissued Halcon Resources Corp. more »»

Local stocks are mixed

June 17, 2015 Local stocks are mixed Cortland Bancorp dropped 34 cents on Tuesday to close at $14.99 a share. First Niles Financial Bank remained at $9 a share at closing on Tuesday. more »»

Paris-based aircraft support company to locate in Alabama

June 16, 2015 MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A French company says it will open a facility on the Alabama coast to support a new Airbus factory in Mobile. Hutchinson Corp. more »»

California court rules for cities in housing fight

June 16, 2015 SAN FRANCISCO — California cities have broad authority to require builders to set aside a percentage of units in new projects for affordable housing, the state Supreme Court ruled Monday. more »»

Microsoft touts HoloLens

June 16, 2015 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Microsoft has promised that hundreds of games designed for its older Xbox 360 will work on its newer Xbox One console, starting with a handful of titles this year. more »»

Gap closing 175 namesake stores

June 16, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — Gap plans to close 175 of its namesake stores in North America, or 18 percent of its current total, and cut 250 jobs at its headquarters as the company tries to strengthen the... more »»

Honda adds 1M air bag recall

June 16, 2015 DETROIT (AP) — At the insistence of U.S. safety regulators, Honda is adding more than a million of its most popular vehicles to a growing recall for air bags that can explode with too much forc. more »»

U.S. credibility on the line over trade pact

June 16, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) — Staunch ally Singapore said Monday that U.S. credibility in Asia is on the line amid uncertainty over its participation in a 12-nation free trade pact. more »»

No change in local bank stocks; Niles remains

June 16, 2015 First Niles Financial Bank remained at $9 a share at closing on Monday and Cortland Bancorp stayed at $14.99 a share. more »»

Photos provide clues of oil spill

June 16, 2015 LOS ANGELES — Photos of the pipeline that spilled oil on the Santa Barbara coast show extensive corrosion and provide clues about the cause of the rupture, experts said. more »»

Los Angeles raises minimum wage to $15 per hour

June 15, 2015 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mayor Eric Garcetti signed into law on Saturday an ordinance that makes Los Angeles the biggest city in the nation to gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 an hou. more »»

U.S. gasoline prices rise 3 cents to $2.87 a gallon

June 15, 2015 CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — U.S. gasoline prices have risen again, but at a slower pace. The average price of regular jumped 3 cents a gallon in the past two weeks to $2.87 a gallon. more »»

At a glance

June 15, 2015 People on the move Specialty Strip hires Hixson Specialty Strip & Oscillating Inc., 1262 Standard Ave. more »»



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