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Jennifer Galloway has joined FNB Bank as a human resources associate. She has over 16 years of banking experience, having previously worked as an administrative assistant in agricultural lending. Galloway is a graduate of Mayfield High School. She also attended Paducah Community College and …
PARIS -- The world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 -- and consumers' insatiable appetite for SUVs is a big reason why.
NEW YORK -- Earlier this fall Dr. Scott Solomon presented the results of a huge heart drug study to an audience of fellow cardiologists in Paris.
WASHINGTON -- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Thursday urged Congress to tackle the growing budget deficit but also underscored the current health of the nation's economy.
ATLANTA -- The private companies that make voting equipment and build and maintain voter registration databases lack any meaningful federal oversight despite the crucial role they play in U.S. elections, leaving the nation's electoral process vulnerable to attack, according to a new report.
DETROIT -- With the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. shivering through an early blast of arctic air, it's time to start thinking about whether your car's tires will get you safely through the winter.
From Nov. 6-13, the Kentucky Career Centers added the below job openings to its database for regional employers. Some of the added jobs are listed below (Paducah unless noted otherwise noted):
NEW YORK -- It's not just eBay anymore. A slew of websites and apps act as virtual thrift stores for vintage devotees, deal hunters and those just looking to unload stuff they don't want anymore.
Adaptive cruise control, once only seen on luxury vehicles, has now become increasingly available on entry-level models. For example, nearly every new Honda and Toyota vehicle comes with this feature as standard equipment. Five years ago, hardly any of them offered it, even as an option.
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. trade deficit fell in September to the lowest level in five months as imports dropped more sharply than exports and America ran a rare surplus in petroleum.
My husband and I have a Thanksgiving routine. Before the family arrives or the turkey is carved, we gather in the living room. As Christmas music plays in the background, he turns on his laptop, and I mine.
WASHINGTON -- Growth in the vast U.S. service sector rebounded in October after sinking to a three-year low in September, causing concern for investors and economists.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. employers advertised fewer open jobs in September compared with the previous month, but the number of available positions remains high by historic standards.
From Oct. 23-30, the Kentucky Career Centers added the below job openings to its database for the regional employers. Some of the added jobs are listed below (Paducah unless noted otherwise noted):
NEW YORK -- In the early days of Kristen David's law firm, she told staffers they could all take off the day after Thanksgiving. But before the holiday, they learned an upcoming trial would start Monday, right after the long weekend.
Logan Spencer has been named a financial consultant with First Kentucky Wealth Management. Most recently, he has been a business development specialist at First Kentucky Bank. A graduate of Marshall County High School, Spencer has a bachelor of science degree in business from Murray State Un…
TOLEDO, Ohio -- President Donald Trump once promised that coal and steel would be the beating heart of a revived U.S. economy -- a nostalgic vision that helped carry him to victory three years ago in the industrial Midwest.
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. economy slowed to a modest growth rate of 1.9% in the summer as consumer spending downshifted and businesses continued to trim their investments in response to trade war uncertainty and a weakening global economy.
SEATTLE -- Brian Sweeney has a long list of complaints about Amazon, from the way it treats warehouse workers to the low taxes it pays and its effort to win concessions from cities to bring in jobs. So when he learned the online retail giant had poured $1 million into remaking the Seattle Ci…
DEARBORN, Mich. -- Beginning next year, Ford's redesigned vehicle models will allow software updates over the internet or through cellular phone connections.
NEW YORK -- One of the biggest juggling acts small companies face is a surge in business during the holiday season just when there's an increase in staffers' vacation requests.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google announced Wednesday it has achieved a breakthrough in quantum computing, saying it has developed an experimental processor that took just minutes to complete a calculation that would take the world's best supercomputer thousands of years.
CADIZ -- Vertical Wellness celebrated its one year anniversary in style Oct. 18 with hemp bales wrapped in pink plastic leading the way to the facility.
WASHINGTON -- The Federal Reserve finds itself in an unusually delicate spot as it considers how much more to try to stimulate an economy that's still growing and adding jobs but also appears vulnerable.
The challenge of connecting with potential employees often emerges when business leaders talk about the workforce. I too have questioned, how can we let young people know what modern manufacturing -- or other vocations -- offer in job variety, pay, advancement and other opportunities?
Paducah and McCracken County, like cities and counties all over the country, will be relying heavily on an accurate count in the 2020 Census.
Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce Power in Partnership Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 7, Julian Carroll Convention Center. This month's program, sponsored by Baptist Health Paducah, is the annual Salute to Education. Come early to see the regional schools' exhibits. Speaker is Rebecca W…
WASHINGTON -- Barbara Myers started work as an apprentice electrician in 1995, and over the years she learned to shoot back sexual banter on the job site as much as she had to take it from some of her coworkers.
SEATTLE -- The attacker who killed two people in a shooting at a German synagogue earlier this month livestreamed the assault on Twitch, a video service owned by Amazon. It was one of the first violent attacks streamed on the service, which is best known for letting people watch others play …
Dr. L. Andrew Evans has joined Baptist Health Medical Group Urology. He earned his medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine, and completed his residency in urology at San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium. Evans is board-certified in urology and a me…
WASHINGTON -- Retail sales dropped in September by the largest amount in seven months, possibly signaling that rising trade tensions and turbulent markets are having an impact on consumer spending.
From Oct 9-16, the Kentucky Career Centers added the below job openings to its database for the regional employers. Some of the added jobs are listed below (Paducah unless noted otherwise noted):
Credit cards are daily payment tools for many Americans, but yours probably also has unintended tactical uses you never thought of, such as slicing open birthday card envelopes your grandparents send.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google's latest phone and smart-home devices came packaged with a not-so-subtle message: Google cares about your privacy. Does it?
NEW YORK -- The furor over a tweet by the Houston Rockets general manager in support of Hong Kong protesters is highlighting the fine line that U.S. companies must walk when doing business with China.
HONG KONG -- Under pressure from China, Apple has removed a smartphone app that enabled Hong Kong protesters to track police. It has cut off access in mainland China to a news app that extensively covered the anti-government demonstrations. And it has made it harder to find an emoji represen…
From Oct. 2-9, the Kentucky Career Centers added the below job openings to its database for the regional employers. Some of the added jobs are listed below (Paducah unless noted otherwise noted):
Pediatric Group of Paducah has joined Baptist Health Medical Group. The clinic, now called Baptist Health Medical Group Pediatrics, consists of physicians Kayla Mason, Jeffrey Mudd and David Schell, as well as nurse practitioners Nicole Snow and Lisa Spillman. They provide care for newborns …
WASHINGTON -- The nation's business economists think President Donald Trump's trade war with China will contribute to a sharp slowdown in economic growth this year and next, raising concerns about a possible recession starting late next year.
WASHINGTON -- With the nation's unemployment rate at its lowest point since human beings first walked on the moon, you might expect the Federal Reserve to be raising interest rates to keep the economy from overheating and igniting inflation.
DALLAS -- UPS has won government approval to operate a nationwide fleet of drones, which will let the company expand deliveries on hospital campuses and move it one step closer to making deliveries to consumers.
LONDON -- On their first week in class, a group of students is playing a first-person shooter video game in a sleek new digital studio. It's their introduction to the degree in esports they've all enrolled in.
Americans tend to want all the "bells and whistles" on their new cars. Today's shoppers are opting for higher trim levels and costlier option packages, according to Edmunds' analysis. These upgrades now add just over $10,000 to the base price on average, whereas a decade ago that figure was …
NEW YORK -- For years, teens flocked to Forever 21's massive stores at the nation's malls for its speedy take on fashion, like its $5 shimmery halter tops and $25 dresses.
WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration has issued a rule that will make overtime pay available to 1.3 million additional workers, though the proposal replaces a more generous one advanced by former President Barack Obama.
DETROIT -- As the United Auto Workers' strike against General Motors stretches into a second week, it's not just the company and striking workers getting pinched.
Pilots flying the two Boeing 737 Max jets that crashed in the past year were bombarded by multiple warnings that the flights were going dangerously wrong.