Wednesday, February 20, 2019

PNC Bank partners with its 1st sports league in NASCAR deal

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — PNC Bank has partnered with a professional sports league for the first time by becoming...

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...

State gets $54M for housing, development, aid to people

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two Indiana agencies say they’ve received more than $54 million for housing, community and economic development and aid to low and...

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...

2 Americans share economics prize

By DAVID KEYTON and JIM HEINTZ Associated Press STOCKHOLM (AP) — Two American researchers have been awarded the Nobel Prize for economics for studying the interplay of...

Indiana utility submits plan to move from coal to renewables

MERRILLVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Northern Indiana Public Service Co. is planning to phase out its coal power units by gradually embracing renewable energy sources. The...

Michigan to be first Midwest state to allow recreational pot

By ED WHITE Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Michigan clears a threshold this week as the first state in the Midwest to allow marijuana for more...

Lawsuit teases new details against OxyContin maker

By The Associated Press An updated complaint in Massachusetts’ lawsuit against Purdue Pharma claims members of the family that owns the OxyContin maker are personally...

Trump hails wetland rules rollback for farmers, but they won’t benefit the most

By ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump pointed to farmers Monday as winners from the administration’s proposed rollback of federal protections for...

Amazon carries on despite CEO drama

By JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — First it was a heart-wrenching tweet that he and his wife were getting a...