Thursday, September 19, 2019

U.S. stocks suffer worst week in two years

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer U.S. stocks slumped Friday, and the market suffered its worst week in two years, as fears of inflation and disappointing...

Maybe next time: Cities see failed Amazon bids as trial runs

By COREY WILLIAMS Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — For some of the 200-plus cities knocked out of the running for Amazon’s second headquarters, the effort may...

Red Lobster’s plan: Kitchen upgrades, small-plate dishes

By JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — What’s on the menu for Red Lobster’s future? Delivery, online ordering and snack-friendly dishes, such as...

Tax law gives unexpected break to farmers who sell to co-ops

By STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Key senators and farm groups are trying to fix a provision in the federal tax overhaul that gave...

Sony disc plant in Terre Haute laying off 375 workers

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A western Indiana disc plant has told the state it’s laying off 375 workers there beginning in March. Sony DADC...

Tax law brings big paper losses, long-term gains to US banks

By KEN SWEET AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Big U.S. banks have been reporting billions of dollars in paper losses this month as they...

GE to pay $15B for past mistakes amid breakup speculation

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE AP Business Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — General Electric Co. will pay $15 billion to make up for the miscalculations of an insurance...

First Bank of Berne donates to Creative Arts

First Bank of Berne recently made a donation of $1,000 to Creative Arts Wells County. First Bank of Berne Bluffton Branch Manager Erica Bennett...

Franklin buys Valley Farms

Franklin Electric C. announced that it has acquired Valley Farms Supply Inc. of Lansing, Mich. for $9 million. Valley Farms is a professional groundwater distributor...

BKM donates to Boys and Girls Club

Employees of BKM recently donated a percentage of their commission checks to Wells Community Boys and Girls Club in the amount of $750. Holding...