Indy science institute gets $33M grant

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis institute devoted to quickly moving research from university laboratories to the marketplace has won a $33 million federal grant. Money...

Indiana nonprofit aids businesses with beautification funds

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana nonprofit group is helping small businesses get off the ground through grants that pay for sprucing up their facades...

Caterpillar plans $73.6M investment in Indiana

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Heavy equipment and machinery maker Caterpillar plans to renovate existing facilities in the Lafayette, Indiana, area. The (Lafayette) Journal & Courier...

Indiana residents urged to comment on U.S. Steel settlement

PORTAGE, Ind. (AP) — Environmental groups are urging northwest Indiana residents to comment on a proposed federal settlement over a U.S. Steel plant’s discharging...

Insurer Anthem will keep its headquarters located in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Anthem says it will remain headquartered in Indianapolis, ending speculation about the health insurer’s future in the city where it was...

China shows compromise in trade talks

By PAUL WISEMAN and KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writers WASHINGTON (AP) — China is sending conciliatory signals as U.S. and Chinese negotiators meet in Washington to...

In Fort Wayne, retail vacancies decrease

By KEVIN LEININGER (Fort Wayne) News-Sentinel The strong economy has caused the vacancy rate for retail space in Fort Wayne to decrease for the third year...

State jobless rate unchanged at 3.2%

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s unemployment rate was flat in April from March, marking a second consecutive month of no change. The Indiana Department of Workforce...

US stocks end choppy day slightly lower amid trade jitters

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer U.S. stock indexes closed slightly lower Thursday after a day of mostly choppy trading, wiping out some of the market’s...

Starbucks: Let anyone use the restroom

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks has told employees to let anyone use the restroom, even if they haven’t bought anything, as it reviews its...