State / National Business

State / National Business

Rental for use of cell towers to pay for Bicentennial projects

By ZACH OSOWSKI Evansville Courier & Press INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana residents could soon see expanded broadband capabilities, especially in rural areas, after Indiana entered a 50-year lease...

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...

Stocks close mostly higher, helped by technology, oil

By KEN SWEET AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ended slightly higher on Friday, helped by better-than-expected quarterly results from Google’s parent Alphabet and...

How student loan servicers affect millions

By MARCY GORDON AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — They aren’t well-known. Their names are odd. And what they do — well, it’s complicated. Yet student loan...

VW readies fix for emissions cheating

By TOM KRISHER AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen’s plan to fix most of its 2-liter diesel engines that cheat on emissions tests includes a...

American stocks rise to fresh records Friday

By BERNARD CONDON AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks hit fresh records in a shortened trading session Friday as investors continued to bet on...

Jayco celebrates 1 millionth vehicle

By RYAN JELTEMA (Elkhart) Truth MIDDLEBURY — Jayco has produced its 1 millionth recreational vehicle. The 48-year-old family-owned company based in Middlebury announced the milestone on Tuesday. “We...

Drugs key in stock gains

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are making small gains Friday as drug companies and consumer products makers trade higher....

Children’s Museum eyes sports expansion

A Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience is being planned with the Indianapolis Children’s Museum to offer 7.5 acres of sports activities and history...

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...