| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:42 AM
WASHINGTON -- Growth in the key manufacturing sector unexpectedly picked up last month from an already strong pace as factories saw a surge in new orders, the Institute for Supply Management said Tuesday.
The group's purchasing managers' index, which is...
| 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...
| 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 15, 2013
| 4:30 PM
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 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...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:05 PM
The city of Hagerstown will receive a $150,000 state grant that will be used to offer low-interest loans to businesses in an effort to redevelop vacant buildings and areas citywide.
Gov. Martin O’Malley on Thursday announced the grant, which is...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Visiting Washington County Monday morning, Maryland U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin stopped by the Mack/Volvo Powertrain factory north of Hagerstown as part of his “Made in Maryland” tour in support of quality jobs across the state.
Prior to touring the...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 9:24 AM
MUMBAI, India (AP) — The death toll in the collapse of a residential building being constructed illegally in India's financial capital rose to 68 Saturday amid diminishing hopes of finding any survivors alive, police said.
Another 70 people were...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:05 AM
CHICAGO -- Deere & Co., the largest agricultural equipment maker, raised its full-year profit forecast and posted quarterly earnings that topped analysts' estimates after record prices for corn and soybeans boosted farmers' incomes.
Net profit was $1.65...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:05 AM
WEST FARGO, N.D. - The Titan Outlet used farm equipment store has moved from Cherokee, Iowa, to Sioux City, Iowa. At its new location, Titan Outlet will have improved accessibility for producers looking for good used ag equipment at outlet prices and...
| Mar 11, 2013
If you've ever bitten into a Ball Park bun, toasted a Thomas' English muffin or dunked an Entenmann's doughnut, you are already intimately familiar with the latest baker coming to town.
But there's much more to Bimbo Bakeries USA than gut reaction....
| Mar 6, 2013
| 10:27 PM
Girl’s High School Basketball--South Dakota State Tournaments: Class AA, Aberdeen Central vs. Sturgis, Noon, Sioux Falls Roosevelt vs. Sioux Falls Lincoln, 1:45 p.m., Sioux Falls Washington vs. Sioux Falls O’Gorman, 6 p.m.,...