Wednesday, April 26, 2017
State / National Business

State / National Business

Ind. 37 picked for final I-69 leg

By BRYAN AULT (Martinsville) Reporter-Times WAVERLY — The Indiana Department of Transportation announced this week that Ind. 37 has been selected as the preferred route...

U.S. economy adds more jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers shrugged off signs of weak growth and extended their long stretch of steady hiring in March, adding 215,000 jobs. The...

Korean steel firm may locate in Indiana

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A Korea-based steel producer is considering the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville for a new wire rod processing center. POSCO is seeking approval...

Sanders campaign opens Indiana office

By MAUREEN HAYDEN CNHI Statehouse Bureau Chief INDIANAPOLIS – Union steelworker Pam Presley was so sure that she would support Hillary Clinton for president, she...

Minimum wage hike gains traction

By JENNIFER PELTZ and DAVID KLEPPER Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — California and New York —where almost 1 in 5 Americans live — are on...

Are Trump hats really ‘Made in the USA’?

By JEFF HORWITZ Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says he won’t stand for it if it turns out some of his hats labeled “Made...

GM plans temporary shutdowns at 5 plants

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors will temporarily close five factories next month as it tries to reduce a growing inventory of cars on dealer...

Hostess launches ‘Deep Fried Twinkies’

By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The deep-fried Twinkie is jumping from the state fair to the home freezer. Hostess Brands, the maker...

Tech firms ready for move to former Studebaker plant

By KEVIN ALLEN South Bend Tribune SOUTH BEND — When developers hold a groundbreaking ceremony, the party’s usually in an open field — a place where...

Stocks move slightly lower in quiet trading; tech in focus

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were slightly lower in early trading Friday, as investors booked some of the profits made this week. Technology stocks...