State / National Business

State / National Business

Rodgers joins Stutzman consulting firm

Three men who served on the staff of former U.S. Rep. Marlin Stutzman, R-Ind., have joined Stutzman and his wife Christy to form a...

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...

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...

Tree farms in Indiana help families round out the Christmas season

By LISA TRIGG,  Terre Haute Tribune-Star “Timber!” is not a warning shout usually heard when a Christmas tree is cut, but it’s what Landon Crawn yelled...

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...

Monthly record set for mergers, acquisitions

By The Associated Press U.S. companies are cutting merger deals at a record pace even though antitrust regulators have moved to oppose several recent high-profile...

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...

Goal: Attracting business, talent

Regional Partnership launches new website to benefit 11-county area, including Wells County FORT WAYNE — The Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership announced the launch of a new...

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...

Who should talk to each other — cars or people?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cars that wirelessly talk to each other are finally ready for the road, creating the potential to dramatically reduce traffic deaths,...