State / National Business

State / National Business

Court blocks overtime expansion pay rule

By MICHELLE RINDELS Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — A federal court on Tuesday blocked the start of a rule that would have made an estimated...

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...

Sales in Auburn top $21 million during holiday

KPC News Service AUBURN — More than 85,000 visitors attended the Auctions America fall show in Auburn over the Labor Day holiday weekend, the company said...

Vectren plan would retire coal plants

By John Martin Evansville Courier & Press Vectren Corp. officials said Tuesday they anticipate a more diverse energy production portfolio in the future, relying less on coal...

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?...

Sit-down restaurant chain sales sagging

NEW YORK (AP) — Customers have been walking away from sit-down chains as convenience and affordability take precedence. Ruby Tuesday said this week that its...

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...

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...

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...

Off the grid and out of the box

 Business lessons to be learned from the Amish in northeast Indiana By Bridgett Hernandez Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly The words “Amish country” are likely to bring to...