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Rainy spring has dampened many Ohio farmers' corn, soybean planting plans

Spring around Ohio so far has been, well, quite springlike.
The only constant in the weather has been change. There were stretches of mild weather in April followed by on-and-off stretches of wet, damp weather since.
In fact, there's been quite a bit of rain recently.
So far this month central Ohio has received 1.98 inches ... (full story)


5 ways to become a smaller target for ransomware hackers

This weekend's global online extortion attack reinforces the need for businesses and other large organizations to update their computer operating systems and security software, cybersecurity experts said.
The attack largely infected networks that used out-of-date software, such as Windows XP, which Microsoft no longer offers tech ... (full story)


Investor plans high-tech gondola rides for Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — A tech entrepreneur is looking to boost tourism in Cleveland through "mixed reality" lakefront aerial gondola rides.
Cleveland.com reports Jon Stahl's project is called the Cleveland Skylift .
Stahl says the gondolas would make several stops along Lake Erie and riders can experience a mix of au ... (full story)


Clean energy and alphabet

Dear Mr. Berko: My stockbroker and friend for the past 41 years just advised me to sell my 20 shares of Alphabet Inc., which I bought in 2010 at $233 a share. He thinks Alphabet has finally topped out and insists that I sell my shares and take my $12,000 profit; it now trades at $834 a share. He has researched a company called Clean ... (full story)


Sinclair to buy Tribune Media, expanding its local TV reach

Sinclair to buy Tribune Media, expanding its local TV reach<BR>

NEW YORK (AP) — Sinclair Broadcast Group, already the nation's largest local TV station operator, wants to be even bigger.
The company announced last week that it will pay about $3.9 billion for Tribune Media and its 42 stations, which includes KTLA in Los Angeles, WGN in Chicago and WPIX in New York. Chicago-based Tribune ... (full story)