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Pickaway Places: Historical and Genealogical Library holds unique collection of records

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Drivers forced to steal from petrol stations as fuel thefts hit record high

Fuel thefts in the UK have hit a record high with drive-off raids massively increasing. A drive-off raid is when a motorist fills up their car and drives off without paying. The number of thefts has increased by 61 percent so far this year. PRA executive director Gordon Balmer claimed the incidents are “going through […]

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Watch a news report from 1973 as Led Zeppelin set a new world record

After the demise of The Yardbirds, Jimmy Page managed to scrape together a new band with Robert Plant, the esteemed rock vocalist of The Band of Joy, and his ex-bandmate, drummer John Bonham. After former Yardbirds bassist Robert Dreja left the New Yardbirds (as they were called then) to pursue a career in photography, they […]

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Chinese automaker Nio reports record EV sales in June as Covid wave fades, but it still lags XPeng and Li Auto

Nio’s ES7 sports utility vehicle adds another competitor to Tesla’s Model X and Model Y in China. Nio Chinese electric-vehicle maker Nio reported Friday that it delivered nearly 13,000 vehicles in June, up 60% from a year ago, as China’s auto industry continued to rebound after months of pandemic-related disruptions. Its total deliveries of 12,961 […]

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Learning about our history – The Record Herald

The Fayette County Genealogical Society hosted a cemetery walk in the Washington Cemetery in Washington Court House Monday, June 20. This year’s program, “Prominent Early Black Citizens,” was presented by guest speaker Paul LaRue, local historian and retired social studies teacher from the Washington City Schools. June 20 was the day after Juneteenth, the holiday […]

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Finance

Eurozone inflation hits record 8.6% in June

Price growth in the eurozone hit a record high of 8.6 per cent in the year to June, intensifying tensions between rate-setters at the European Central Bank over the speed of its planned interest rate rises. Eurozone inflation increased from 8.1 per cent in May, after a sharp acceleration of energy and food prices in […]

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UK trade performance falls to worst level on record in first quarter

The UK’s trade performance this year fell to its worst level since records began, heaping more pressure on sterling in international currency markets. The country’s current account deficit was calculated at 8.3 per cent of gross domestic product in the first quarter of 2022, a deterioration from an average of 2.6 per cent across all […]

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Record number of Britons to pay higher income tax rates after thresholds frozen

Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s decision to freeze all UK income tax thresholds for four years has led to a record number of people paying higher rates this financial year. Figures from HM Revenue & Customs show that in 2022-23, 6.1mn people will pay either the 40 per cent higher rate, charged on incomes over £50,270, or […]

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A record number of Florida travelers are forecast to hit the road during Fourth of July weekend

Despite the higher cost of gas, motorists taking to the road for Fourth of July weekend can expect some crowded highways. According to AAA, Independence Day travel is expected to be the second busiest since 2000, with a record 2.3 million people taking road trips. Around 2.6 million Floridians are expected to travel at least […]

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Beartooth Highway partially reopens after record flooding in Yellowstone area | County 17

Views along the Beartooth Highway. (NPS / Jacob W. Frank) CASPER, Wyo. — The Beartooth Highway, US-212, has partially reopened after damage was repaired following record-breaking flooding near Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone’s Public Affairs Office said on Tuesday evening. The highway is east of Yellowstone’s Northeast Entrance between Red Lodge and Cooke City, Montana and […]