Saturday, February 16, 2019

Job openings reach record levels, and so does quitting

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers advertised the most jobs on record in July, and the number of workers quitting their...

Faith based movie’s world premiere at Decatur’s ABCinema

A faith based film, “Healed by Grace 2” will have its world premiere at Decatur’s ABCinema from Sept. 21-26. The feature was filmed in Fort...

Iran looks warily to China for help as US sanctions resume

By JON GAMBRELL Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — It’s hard not to see China wherever you look in Iran. From Chinese goods flooding markets to...

Is a personal loan for you?

By SARAH SKIDMORE SELL AP Personal Finance Writer Personal loans have surged in popularity, due in part to increasing consumer confidence and a growing array of...

Small businesses not keeping with larger companies in hiring

By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — While job growth in the U.S. has been steady over the past year, the gains...

Despite Trump tweet, Ford says it won’t make hatchback in US

By PAUL WISEMAN AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Ford won’t be moving production of a hatchback wagon to the United States from China — despite...

ACA premium hikes slow down

By MEGHAN HOYER and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of people covered under the Affordable Care Act will see only modest premium increases...

Chicago Fed chief to speak at NEIRP event Friday

The president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Charles Evans, will speak to the Northeast Indiana Economic Forum at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept....

‘Business After Hours’ slated Thursday at Brickhouse

A “Business After Hours” event, sponsored by the Wells County Chamber of Commerce, will be held Thursday afternoon, Sept. 13, at Brickhouse Family Ministries,...

Hiring picked up in August as pay surged most in 9 years

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The pace of hiring in the United States quickened in August, and wages grew at their fastest pace...