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Starbucks: Let anyone use the restroom

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks has told employees to let anyone use the restroom, even if they haven’t bought anything, as it reviews its...

Tech leaders push for more White House focus on AI

By MATT O’BRIEN AP Technology Writer President Donald Trump hasn’t said much, if anything, about artificial intelligence, but his administration is warming up to the idea...

Tech and health care firms drive more gains for US stocks

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer A broad rally drove U.S. stocks solidly higher Thursday for the second day in a row, extending the market’s gains...

U.S. consumer borrowing up $11.6B in March

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans increased their borrowing by $11.6 billion in March as a big increase in the category that...

Franklin Electric reports first quarter sales and earnings

FORT WAYNE — Franklin Electric Co. Inc. reported first quarter 2018 earnings per share of $0.45, versus a GAAP fully diluted EPS in the...

U.S. businesses added 204,000 jobs in April

WASHINGTON (AP) — American businesses added 204,000 new workers last month, another sign of strength in the U.S. labor market and economy. Payroll processor ADP...

U.S. House taps Fort Wayne hangar for National Airmail Museum

The U.S. House has approved legislation designating a large aircraft hangar in Fort Wayne as ...

Sprint, T-Mobile have to sell $26.5B deal to antitrust cops

By STAN CHOE and TALI ARBEL AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — To gain approval for their $26.5 billion merger agreement, T-Mobile and Sprint aim...

$15M overhaul planned for casino

EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — The owner of a northwestern Indiana casino is about to begin a $15 million overhaul of its four-level boat...

’Infinity War’ opens with record $250M

By JAKE COYLE AP Film Writer NEW YORK (AP) — A whole lot of superheroes added up to a whole lot of ticket sales. The superhero...