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U.S. budget deficit totals $743.6B in 6 months

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government’s budget deficit for the...

Bankruptcy judge considers $1.3M bonus for Purdue Pharma CEO

By GEOFF MULVIHILL Associated Press WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The judge overseeing the bankruptcy case...

Shoppers are starting to go back to stores

By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Americans are going back to one...

State Senate panel alters bill that would slow coal plant closures

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana Senate panel has passed a stripped-down version of a bill consumer and environmental groups have argued could...

Restaurants turn to grocery sales to help offset losses

By JIM SALTER Associated Press O’FALLON, Mo. (AP) — Charlene Gulliford at the Gandy Dancer never...

Celadon, Indiana trucking company, files for bankruptcy

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana trucking company with nearly 4,000 employees said Monday it filed for bankruptcy and will shut down all...

Another jump in prices tightens the squeeze on U.S. consumers

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers absorbed another surge in prices...

Indiana hospitals warn of big cuts under billing proposal

By TOM DAVIES Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana hospitals are pushing back against a legislative...

Wall Street ends manic week with a gain

By STAN CHOE, DAMIAN J. TROISE and ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) —...

Nestle seeks tax break for $200M project at Indiana facility

ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Nestle USA is planning a $200 million investment at its central Indiana production facility. The...