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Small businesses not keeping with larger companies in hiring

By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — While job growth in the U.S. has been steady over the past year, the gains...

Despite Trump tweet, Ford says it won’t make hatchback in US

By PAUL WISEMAN AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Ford won’t be moving production of a hatchback wagon to the United States from China — despite...

ACA premium hikes slow down

By MEGHAN HOYER and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of people covered under the Affordable Care Act will see only modest premium increases...

Chicago Fed chief to speak at NEIRP event Friday

The president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Charles Evans, will speak to the Northeast Indiana Economic Forum at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept....

Hiring picked up in August as pay surged most in 9 years

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The pace of hiring in the United States quickened in August, and wages grew at their fastest pace...

Holcomb announces $1B infrastructure spending program

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Gov. Eric Holcomb announced plans Tuesday to pump an additional $1 billion into ...

Homebuilder stocks in deep slump as US home sales slow

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer A slowdown in U.S. home sales is weighing on homebuilder stocks. Most of the builders are down more than 15...

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday With BC-Financial Markets

By The Associated Press U.S. stocks finished lower Tuesday as losses for health care and technology companies canceled out gains for banks. Another gain for...

Vera Bradley: Fiscal 2Q Earnings Snapshot

ROANOKE, Ind. (AP) — Vera Bradley Inc. (VRA) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $9.3 million. The Roanoke, Indiana-based company said it had...

Survey distances education from joblessness

By DAVE SCHULTZ It sounds like a common-sense conclusion, and the numbers bear it out: Individuals with more education are much less likely to be...