Butler County Times Gazette
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After watching an entertaining episode of “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver,” I was compelled to do a little research of my own concerning wage disparity in the U.S.According to a Sept. 10, 2013, report from The Associated Press, the top 1 percent of U.S. wage earners in 2012 earned 19.3 percent of total household income, while the top 10 percent earned 48.2 percent.According to that same report, this is the widest wage gap since 1928.

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Sarah G. Regier, 91, North Newton, passed away on July 22, 2014

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Dennis Brewster, 54, passed away on July 22, 2014

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Everett L. Johnson, 78, Tucson, Ariz. and formerly of Augusta, passed away on July 22, 2014

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Zoe Saldana is pregnant and expecting her first child with husband Marco Perego, her publicist...

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A coroner ruled that Peaches Geldof died of a heroin overdose,BBC reports.When Geldof was found dead in April, the police initially said the death as...

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Naya Rivera married actor Ryan Dorsey after a whirlwind romance, 

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According to a new CNN/ORC International poll, President Barack Obama’s approval rating is 42 percent, basically the same as it was in March. The numbers aren’t great, but the fact that they haven’t fallen further despite recent...

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Band uniforms being donated to Iola High School Marching Band

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