Trump claims China tariffs help, not hurt U.S., talks still on

President takes to Twitter to say the tariffs will make America stronger and that deals shouldn’t be negotiated in a rush

Goodwin-Cale & Harnish earns May honor from the chamber

Pictured are chamber representatives and Goodwin-Cale & Harnish staff, from left, Tony Terhune of Goodwin-Cale & Harnish Memorial Chapel, Clark Stoller...

A new class of leaders

More than 30 people graduated from the ...

Wayne Metals to add $365K in new equipment

Wayne Metals was before the Markle Town Council Wednesday ...

Bluffton council reviews several tax abatements

By DAVE SCHULTZ For the second consecutive week, the Bluffton Common Council held a special meeting — defined as...

Report says Trump lost more than $1B between 1985 and 1994

WASHINGTON (AP) — The New York Times reported Tuesday that Donald Trump’s businesses lost more than $1 billion from 1985 to 1994,...

Chinese economic chief coming to D.C. for talks

By JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China confirmed Tuesday its economy czar will...

Getting in some hard hits

Bluffton’s Rock Steady Boxing seeks new gym and wellness center at Washington Park; $125K fundraising effort starts ...

Unemployment hits 49-year low

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added a robust 263,000 jobs...

Hiring surge lifts economy, Trump’s hopes

By STEVE PEOPLES and CHRISTOPHER RUGABER Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The lowest unemployment rate...