| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:32 PM
A nearby swim stadium is under construction, so USC players and coaches are accustomed to hearing heavy machinery during practice at Brian Kennedy-Howard Jones Field.
But on Monday, interim Coach Ed Orgeron introduced the Trojans to something new....
| Oct 30, 2013
The Reach and Rise youth mentoring program, formerly Sidekicks, recently held its third annual Golf Balls for Smalls event Oct. 19.
A big thank you goes out to everyone who purchased one of our fundraising tickets. The funds allow us to match caring...
| Nov 9, 2013
The construction on U.S. Highway 12 may have been the cause of headaches for drivers and businesses over the past few months.
Construction on the $8.6 million project began on May 21 from Melgaard Road east to the divided highway, said Phil Dwight,...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 1:05 AM
WEST FARGO, N.D. (AP) - Titan Machinery Inc.'s fiscal second-quarter net income declined 27 percent as operating expenses climbed.
The agricultural and construction equipment seller's quarterly earnings missed analysts' estimates, but its revenue topped...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:44 AM
WASHINGTON -- According to one report, the manufacturing sector expanded in September at its fastest pace since early 2011, an indication that economic growth is picking up in the second half of the year.
The Institute for Supply Management's closely...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Prometheus has long been a symbol of the rebel hero, a revolutionary challenging an oppressive order. Dubbed "the patron saint of the proletariat," he is a god who sided with mankind against the immortals, bestowing on them enlightenment and the great...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:47 AM
WASHINGTON -- Factories heated up last month as the manufacturing sector expanded at its fastest pace in two years, the Institute for Supply Management said Thursday.
The group's purchasing managers index jumped to 55.4 in July from 50.9 the previous...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:45 AM
SOUTH BEND -- The heavy machinery that is moving dirt around the former North Village Mall site in South Bend is preparing the property for a $14 million skilled nursing and assisted living center.
A two-story, 66,560-square-foot center, which will be...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 5:27 AM
SOUTH BEND - Just 11 days after Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address, a small bank opened in South Bend.
Then, it was known as First National Bank of South Bend. Today, it is known as 1st Source Bank.
Though it has grown to about 76...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 1:05 AM
CHICAGO -- Deere & Co. forecast a decline in U.S. farm revenue, a key indicator of agricultural-equipment sales, through 2014 as crop prices weaken.
U.S. farm cash receipts will drop to $389.8 billion in 2013 and $379.7 billion next year from a record...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Arnold P. Saviano, 92, a long-time resident of Harbor Springs and Grosse Pointe Woods, passed away on Aug. 20, 2013.
He was born on Feb. 15, 1921, in Albion, N.Y., the son of the late Enrico and Clotilde (DePalma) Savaiano. His wife, the late Theresa...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Mechanical engineering is one of the broadest engineering disciplines. Mechanical engineers design, develop, build and test mechanical devices, including tools, engines and machines.
Though exact responsibilities will vary, mechanical engineers...