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AKRON (March 17, 2014) — Each week <i>Tire Business</i> tracks the top stories — a virtual “Digital Dozen” — on our website, based on readership data.

Of all the stories posted online last week at tirebusiness.com, here are the ones that drew the most interest:

• NTSB chief, frequent critic of auto makers, to step down;

• William Clay Ford Sr., last surviving grandson of Henry Ford, dies at 88;

• Michelin launches 'Truck Care' network;

• Texas files suit vs. tire recycling firm;

• MechanicAdvisor's aim: Be 'Yelp' of automotive sites;

• Tire debuts aplenty at ConExpo;

• TIA blasts OSHA proposal on tracking workplace injuries;

• Pirelli marks OE milestones at Geneva;

• Tire Pros inks sponsorship deals;

• Former General Tire president Neal dies;

• WW II bomber tire surfaces after 74 watery years; and

• <i>OTHER VOICES</i>: Memories of sunken Eagle Tire stay afloat.

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How will the new Labor Department rule on overtime pay affect you?

I've already had to demote some managers and assistant managers because of it
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I was hoping to hire some new technicians soon. I can't now because of the new overtime rules
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It won't affect me much
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