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Apple increases stock buyback, raises dividend

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Apple plans to buy back an additional $30 billion of its stock and raise its quarterly dividend by 8 percent amid a slowdown in revenue growth. More>>

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Feds investigating brakes on Chevrolet Impala

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Federal regulators are investigating the 2014 Chevy Impala after a driver reported that the emergency braking system activated multiple times without warning. More>>

Broad Ripple to get new beer bar Video included

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HopCat is the name of the $2.5 million restaurant and bar which will be located on the bottom floor of the new parking garage at the corner of Westfield Boulevard and College Ave.  More>>

Commissioner: Wind turbine blades pose no danger

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A central Indiana commissioner says a wind farm where two blades have broken off of towering wind turbines this year poses no "imminent danger" to nearby residents. More>>

Northern Indiana plant closing could cost 120 jobs

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A northern Indiana metal casting factory is set to close, a move that could eliminate about 120 jobs in the coming months. More>>

Streaming TV case before Supreme Court on Tuesday

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The Supreme Court is taking up a dispute between broadcasters and an Internet startup company that has the potential to bring big changes to the television industry. More>>

Job market for college grads better but still weak

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The job market for new college graduates is brightening but remains weaker than before the Great Recession began. More>>

Netflix poised to raise prices after strong First Quarter

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Netflix is preparing to raise its Internet video subscription prices by as much as $2 per month this summer to help pay for more programming such as its popular political drama "House of Cards." More>>

Indiana Packers to open warehouse in Frankfort

Indiana Packers to open warehouse in Frankfort

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State officials say a pork products producer will open a warehouse in Frankfort, creating up to 98 jobs by 2016. More>>

Lilly to acquire Novartis Animal Health

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Eli Lilly and Company announced an agreement Tuesday to acquire Novartis Animal Health for approximately $5.4 billion. More>>

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  • Pence: Order not a sign of requiring volunteerism

    Pence: Order not a sign of requiring volunteerism

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:34:24 GMT
    Gov. Mike Pence says an executive order placing a state office that promotes volunteerism under the authority of the agency that administers unemployment benefits is not a precursor to requiring out-of-work Indiana residents to volunteer to receive benefits.More >>
    Gov. Mike Pence says an executive order placing a state office that promotes volunteerism under the authority of the agency that administers unemployment benefits is not a precursor to requiring out-of-work Indiana residents to volunteer to receive benefits.More >>
  • USDA establishes rural business investment program

    USDA establishes rural business investment program

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:23 PM EDT2014-04-21 16:23:01 GMT
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture is announcing a new program that will provide $150 million to help small agriculture-related startups in rural areas that need cash to expand. Secretary of AgricultureMore >>
     
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture is announcing a new program that will provide $150 million to help small agriculture-related startups in rural areas that need cash to expand.





     
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  • Stocks edge higher as major earnings week starts

    Stocks edge higher as major earnings week starts

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:21 PM EDT2014-04-21 16:21:23 GMT
    Stocks are edging higher as another big week for company earnings begins. Halliburton rose after the oil exploration company said it was profitable in the first-quarter after reporting a loss in the sameMore >>
     
    Stocks are edging higher as another big week for company earnings begins.



     
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  • Report: Sandy's fallout affecting small business

    Report: Sandy's fallout affecting small business

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-04-21 16:10:22 GMT
    Damage from Superstorm SandyDamage from Superstorm Sandy
    The Federal Reserve Bank of New York says a third of small businesses in tri-state Superstorm Sandy disaster areas reported financial losses a year later.
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    The Federal Reserve Bank of New York says a third of small businesses in tri-state Superstorm Sandy disaster areas reported financial losses a year later.

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  • Gauge of US economy up for 3rd straight month

    Gauge of US economy up for 3rd straight month

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:01 PM EDT2014-04-21 16:01:48 GMT
    A measure of the U.S. economy's health rose in March for the third consecutive month, a sign of stronger growth after harsh winter weather caused the economy's pace to slow. The Conference Board saysMore >>
    A measure of the U.S. economy's health rose in March for the third consecutive month, a sign of stronger growth after harsh winter weather caused the economy's pace to slow.More >>
  • US justices hear arguments in Argentina debt case

    US justices hear arguments in Argentina debt case

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-04-21 15:59:30 GMT
    The U.S. Supreme Court appears to be searching for a middle ground in the decade-long battle between Argentina and holders of its defaulted bonds. The justices heard arguments Monday on a relatively narrowMore >>
    The U.S. Supreme Court appears to be searching for a middle ground in the decade-long battle between Argentina and holders of its defaulted bonds.

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  • Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find

    Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find

    Sunday, April 20 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-04-20 20:29:35 GMT
    Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer systems last December.More >>
    Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer systems last December.More >>
  • US newspaper industry revenue fell 2.6 pct in 2013

    US newspaper industry revenue fell 2.6 pct in 2013

    Sunday, April 20 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-04-20 20:20:54 GMT
    U.S. newspaper industry revenue fell last year, as increases in circulation revenue weren't high enough to make up for shrinking demand for print advertising, an industry trade group said Friday.More >>
    U.S. newspaper industry revenue fell last year, as increases in circulation revenue weren't high enough to make up for shrinking demand for print advertising, an industry trade group said Friday.More >>
  • Shares of Travelocity owner Sabre rise after IPO

    Shares of Travelocity owner Sabre rise after IPO

    Sunday, April 20 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-04-20 20:18:05 GMT
    Shares of Sabre Corp. ended higher Thursday, but the provider of technology services to the travel industry raised less money than it had projected in its initial public offering.More >>
    Shares of Sabre Corp. ended higher Thursday, but the provider of technology services to the travel industry raised less money than it had projected in its initial public offering.More >>
  • Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature

    Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature

    Sunday, April 20 2014 4:14 PM EDT2014-04-20 20:14:09 GMT
    Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are nearby using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.More >>
    Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are nearby using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.More >>
  • Documents detail another delayed GM recall

    Documents detail another delayed GM recall

    Saturday, April 19 2014 4:36 PM EDT2014-04-19 20:36:17 GMT
    General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday.More >>
    General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday.More >>
  • Fiat and Chrysler to build 3 Jeep models in China

    Fiat and Chrysler to build 3 Jeep models in China

    Saturday, April 19 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-04-19 20:15:13 GMT
    Fiat and Chrysler announced plans Saturday to build three new Jeep models in China for that market, the biggest for the vehicles outside the United States, as they attempt to boost sales in a country where they lag behind their competitors.More >>
    Fiat and Chrysler announced plans Saturday to build three new Jeep models in China for that market, the biggest for the vehicles outside the United States, as they attempt to boost sales in a country where they lag behind their competitors.More >>
  • Record labels sue Pandora over older songs

    Record labels sue Pandora over older songs

    Saturday, April 19 2014 3:40 PM EDT2014-04-19 19:40:11 GMT
    Major record labels are suing Internet radio giant Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees.More >>
    Major record labels are suing Internet radio giant Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees.More >>
  • Gap between Indiana wages, living costs grows

    Gap between Indiana wages, living costs grows

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:29 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:29:27 GMT
    Indiana workers' pay didn't keep pace with inflation last year, and economic experts say the state needs to focus more on the quality of jobs instead of the quantity to close the distance.Hoosier workers saw a mere 0.8 percent increase in pay last year. But federal data released this month show inflation grew 1.4 percent in the Midwest.Business leaders tell the Indianapolis Business Journal (http://bit.ly/1hVKISa ) that a high number of job seekers has allowed many employers to hold down wage...More >>
    Indiana workers' pay didn't keep pace with inflation last year, and economic experts say the state needs to focus more on the quality of jobs instead of the quantity to close the distance.Hoosier workers saw a mere 0.8 percent increase in pay last year. But federal data released this month show inflation grew 1.4 percent in the Midwest.Business leaders tell the Indianapolis Business Journal (http://bit.ly/1hVKISa ) that a high number of job seekers has allowed many employers to hold down wage...More >>
  • Boston prepares for huge wave of marathon visitors

    Boston prepares for huge wave of marathon visitors

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:39:53 GMT
    The 2014 Boston Marathon could bring an unprecedented wave of visitors and an influx of tourism dollars to the area. The memory of last year's bombings has elevated interest in one of the world's greatestMore >>
    The 2014 Boston Marathon could bring an unprecedented wave of visitors and an influx of tourism dollars to the area.More >>
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