Wednesday, April 26, 2017
State / National Business

State / National Business

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...

Stocks slump as traders fear higher interest rates

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Investor jitters over the possibility the Federal Reserve is ready to raise interest rates this year roiled Wall Street Friday,...

Dow industrials edge higher Friday

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Stocks edged higher in afternoon trading Friday, on course to recoup most of the market’s losses from the day before....

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...

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...

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,...

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...

Carrier union chief says he’s willing to work with Trump

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana union leader who’s been slammed by Donald Trump on Twitter says he’s willing to work with the president-elect and...

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...