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...

S&P 500 index heads for its biggest monthly gain since 2015

By DAMIAN J. TROISE and ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writers Stocks were broadly higher in afternoon trading Thursday, steering the benchmark S&P 500 toward its best monthly...

Toy company CEO leads effort to salvage Toys R Us

By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Toy company executive Isaac Larian and other investors have pledged a total of $200 million and...

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...

Rite Aid, Albertsons call off merger deal ahead of vote

By TOM MURPHY AP Health Writer Rite Aid and the grocer Albertsons called off an agreement to become a single company with the deal facing shaky...

Shutdown affecting the booze business in Indiana

Wineries, breweries, distilleries affected by federal shutdown; can’t renew permits or gain approval for new recipes and label By EMILY ERNSBERGER (Bloomington) Herald-Times During the federal government...

Farmer confidence dropped in September

By JAMES MINTERT and MICHAEL LANGEMEIER Purdue University The Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer fell to a reading of 114 in September, fifteen points below...

GOP spending plan boosts Indiana schools funding

By TOM DAVIES Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Top Indiana Republicans are touting their state budget...

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...

Distilling a bit of Wells County

Distillery in Fort Wayne has several links to Ossian, Markle, and Bluffton ...