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...

Weak jobs report leads to stock slide

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Banks and other financial companies led a modest decline in U.S. stocks Friday after a report indicating that hiring slowed...

Stocks wilt after FBI’s Clinton announcement

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — A midday advance on the stock market wilted in afternoon trading Friday after the FBI notified...

Shelbyville plant to see big expansion

By JOHN WALKER Shelbyville News One of Shelby County’s largest employers is about to get larger. Ryobi Die Casting announced plans to grow its Shelbyville operation, investing $97.5...

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...

U.S. economy grew at 1.1% pace during 2Q

By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy expanded at a sluggish 1.1 percent pace this spring as businesses sharply reduced...