Wednesday, February 20, 2019

After an early stumble, US stock indexes end modestly higher

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market shook off a bumpy start and ended modestly higher Friday, led by gains...

Trump may be backing off of his $5B border wall demand

By LISA MASCARO, MATTHEW DALY and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress on Wednesday headed toward a short-term budget measure to keep the government open after...

U.S. stocks move broadly lower in early trade; oil prices rising

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer U.S. stocks moved broadly lower in early trading Monday, weighed down by losses in technology companies and banks. Consumer-focused companies...

Indiana Department of Revenue accepting 2018 income tax returns

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana residents can now file their 2018 income taxes with the state. The Indiana Department of Revenue said Monday that it is...

China shows compromise in trade talks

By PAUL WISEMAN and KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writers WASHINGTON (AP) — China is sending conciliatory signals as U.S. and Chinese negotiators meet in Washington to...

In farewell, Ryan sees solutions if ’politics will allow it’

By ALAN FRAM Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Outgoing House Speaker Paul Ryan is bemoaning America’s “broken politics” in a farewell speech in which he calls...

Skyline Tower opens in downtown Fort Wayne

By KEVIN LEININGER (Fort Wayne) News-Sentinel Nearly two years after construction began, the $43 million Skyline Tower residential project in downtown Fort Wayne was officially opened Thursday. The...

U.S. trade gap grew to $54B in September

By PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Record imports expanded the U.S. trade deficit for the fourth straight month in September, as the politically...

Christmas Eve, Day closings listed

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day will be devoid of almost all government activity and, for the most part, all commercial activity as well. The Wells...

Looking ahead on I-69: 2019 work will focus on Martinsville area

By MICHAEL RESCHKE (Bloomington) Herald-Times The next year will be a transition period for the Interstate 69 project in Indiana, as focus shifts from Section 5 to...