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September hazards for stocks: Trade, rates, jobs report

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are near record highs as Wall Street grows more optimistic about trade tensions easing, but...

S&P 500 and Nasdaq close at record highs

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Wall Street ended a week of milestones with a few more Friday. The benchmark S&P 500 index closed at an all-time...

Survey of economists: Some Trump policies could slow growth

By JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. business economists are concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump’s economic policies, saying...

Stocks up slightly at end of week

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slightly higher Friday afternoon as strong sales from Deere help industrial companies and a dip in bond...

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...

U.S. Steel to invest $750 million in its Gary Works plant

GARY, Ind. (AP) — U.S. Steel plans to spend at least $750 million to upgrade a century-old steel mill along northwestern Indiana’s Lake Michigan...

Concerns grow over tariffs’ impact in Indiana

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump’s administration may be increasing project costs for government agencies and homebuilders in Indiana. Lafayette...

Braun’s brand linked to foreign parts

By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The off-road accessory was shipped in a box emblazoned with the logo of an auto parts brand owned...

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...

Report: Regulators are unsure where mill’s pollution goes

BURNS HARBOR, Ind. (AP) — Environmental regulators aren’t sure where a northwestern Indiana steel mill’s emissions end up after the pollution is released by...