State / National Business

State / National Business

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...

Harter is chief of staff at Taylor

Longtime Taylor University advancement administrator Sherri Harter has been named Chief of Staff by President Paul Lowell Haines. Harter has served Taylor, based in Upland,...

Toys R Us files for Chapter 11

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Toys R Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in long-term debt, has filed for Chapter 11...

Connie Lawson on Russian hacks and ‘rigged’ elections

There were two burning questions for Republican Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson: Did Russian government entities or hackers compromise the state’s election system?...

Steel Dynamics sets eyes on $75M expansion at Columbia City plant

Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly Steel Dynamics Inc. will invest more than $75 million to expand production capabilities its Columbia City mill, creating as many as 33...

iAB donates to NAMI

iAB Financial Bank employees have donated $1,000 to the local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. The money is intended to aid...

Extension planning educational event

Purdue Extension Health and Human Sciences Educators in the Fort Wayne District are planning Educational Extravaganza from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, May...

Event offers insight into employee training

Ivy Tech Community College Northeast will have a free Business Over Breakfast event to hear about employer services and partnerships. The event is from 7:30...

DCS appoints new regional manager

The Indiana Department of Child Services has appointed Jamie Pippin as manager of Region 4, which includes Wells County and eight other counties in...