Saturday, February 16, 2019

Senate passes bill easing Dodd-Frank rules for banks

By KEVIN FREKING and MARCY GORDON Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate passed bipartisan legislation Wednesday designed to ease bank rules that were enacted to...

Austin bombing suspect blows himself up as police move in

By JIM VERTUNO Associated Press ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — The suspect in the deadly bombings that terrorized Austin blew himself up early Wednesday as authorities...

Indiana to provide $125M for local railroad safety projects

CHESTERTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana’s transportation authority will provide at least $125 million in matching grants to local governments that undertake railroad safety projects....

Ohio company recalls more than 7 tons of BBQ beef

HARRISON, Ohio (AP) — Federal authorities say an Ohio-based food company is recalling more than 14,000 pounds (6,000 kilograms) of pulled barbequed beef products...

ISU has  its 12th president

By SUE LOUGHLIN (Terre Haute) Tribune-Star Deborah Curtis, installed Friday as Indiana State University’s 12th president, praised the university’s many partners and spoke of continued cooperative efforts...

Medicare opioid treatment gap: Methadone

By CARLA K. JOHNSON AP Medical Writer One in three older Americans with Medicare drug coverage is prescribed opioid painkillers, but for those who develop a...

IT company to add jobs at new Indianapolis hub

By AILEEN CHUANG Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Information technology outsourcing company Infosys announced Thursday that it will build a campus in Indianapolis to continue an...

Police say 1 man kills another, surrenders at Nashville mall

By SHEILA BURKE and JONATHAN MATTISE Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — One young man ended a fight with another by fatally shooting him Thursday inside a...

Trump withdraws U.S. from Iran nuclear deal

By CATHERINE LUCEY and JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from the landmark nuclear accord with Iran, abruptly restoring...

Pruitt’s spending will be questioned

By ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt goes before a Senate panel Wednesday as he faces a growing number of...