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We Did It For The LOLs: 100 Favorite Funny Books

The news cycle is driving us to the edge of madness, so why not switch off, unplug and pick up a book? We know you could use a laugh right now — and luckily, several thousand of you told us all about the books, stories and poems that make you laugh.

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Britain's Boris Johnson Appeals To EU To Drop 'Irish Backstop' Demand

Updated at 9:25 a.m. ET

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appealed to the European Union to scrap a deal forged by his predecessor that's aimed at preventing the reestablishment of a hard border between Britain's Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, an EU member state, as a precondition for any Brexit deal.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Mahoning County Mental Health and Recovery Board and its partners are eager to move into the former Youngstown Developmental Center, but the board is seeking an extension to get startup funding. The board needs $1.5 million to prepare the 35-acre campus at 4891 E. County Line Road, Austintown, for the agencies […] The post As Deadline Nears for YDC Project, More Time Needed appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The gBeta program, a collaboration between the Youngstown Business Incubator and Wisconsin-based business accelerator Gener8tor, will host a pitch night for its inaugural cohort Sept. 5. The six participating companies – Grale Technologies, Loginno, Prophit.ai, Juggerbot 3D, Humtown Products and Thrive Neuromedical – will give five-minutes presentations before a crowd of mentors, […] The post gBeta Wraps Up Sept. 5 with Pitch Night appeared first on Business Journal Daily.