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GM workers train to make new Silverado at Allen County plant

With about 4,000 employees, it is northeast Indiana’s largest manufacturer ...

Boucher, Kline in NEIRP leadership

Tamra Boucher and Chad Kline of Wells County have been appointed ...

Oil prices and energy companies keep falling; US stocks dip

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Energy companies and oil prices are sinking again Friday morning on reports OPEC countries plan to...

No break for KitKat in Europe as trademark request rejected

By MARK LEWIS Associated Press STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — KitKat is not getting its break. The maker of the chocolate bar has for 16 years tried to...

US stocks edge higher, led by banks and smaller companies

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slightly higher Friday as banks climb but retailers and big-dividend stocks slide. The...

Indiana child welfare agency to spend $22M on raises

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Department of Child Services is spending $22 million on raises for staff as part of an effort to improve...

U.S. hiring surge pulls in flood of new workers

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers went on a hiring binge in February, adding 313,000 jobs, amid rising business confidence lifted...

Lilly hikes its 2018 revenue forecast

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Shares of Eli Lilly and Co. climbed early Tuesday after the drugmaker hiked its 2018 forecast and reported first-quarter earnings that...

Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

BY PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States attacked first, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum from around the globe and threatening...

Trump: Ease up on required reports

By MARCY GORDON AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he’s asking federal regulators to consider scrapping the requirement for public companies to...