More Indiana Articles

  • Firm nears takeover of Indiana Limestone Co.

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — An investment firm is poised to take over a financially troubled southern Indiana company that supplied limestone to the Empire State Building, the Pentagon and other iconic buildings. A bankruptcy court auction for Indiana Limestone Co. set for Monday was called off...

  • State economy showdown: Rick Perry, Scott Walker, Mike Pence vs. Chris Christie

    A new report that gauges the economic future of all 50 states could weigh on the 2016 GOP primaries by showing that low tax states such as Indiana, Texas and Wisconsin have a much better outlook than high taxers like New Jersey.

  • State Farm CEO: Bloomington remains company's home

    BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — State Farm Insurance Co. CEO Ed Rust Jr. says the company's plans to expand in Arizona, Texas and Georgia will not affect the company's headquarters in Bloomington. According to The Pantagraph in Bloomington (http://bit.ly/1kRrWyN ), Rust told a crowd at Illinois...

  • Indiana official's global warming comment draws fire

    Indiana's top official in charge of improving the state's air quality has angered some of his staff with a remark expressing skepticism about global warming.

  • Pence: Indiana to expand I-65 with new road funds

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Mike Pence on Thursday announced plans to use $200 million in newly released funds to expand sections of Interstate 65, and a transportation department spokesman said project could reduced travel time for some commuters in the Indianapolis area. "If you're going to be...

  • Indiana AG says travel company never delivered sightseeing tour

    Zoeller INDIANAPOLIS (Legal Newsline) – Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller’s office announced a lawsuit on Thursday against a Chicago-based travel company that allegedly took advance payments for a sightseeing tour that never occurred. Ronald Bryant, doing business as Ron-Mar...

  • No more oil found near Indiana refinery spill

    WHITING, Ind. (AP) — The Coast Guard says crews didn't find any more oil during the latest search of the Lake Michigan shore following last week's spill at BP's northwestern Indiana refinery. Officials say a Coast Guard, BP and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency assessment team checking the...

  • New plan would help grow South Bend high-tech park

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A South Bend-based developer plans to break ground later this year on a new campus for startups that it says would give businesses an opportunity to grow beyond the early stages. Great Lakes Capital has agreed to build at least three 40,000- to 50,000-square-foot...

  • Acid tank explosion injures 9 at Indiana plant

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Fire officials say an explosion involving a tank of nitric acid has injured nine workers at a Rolls-Royce plant near the Indianapolis International Airport. Capt. Mike Pruitt of the Wayne Township Fire Department says a 250-gallon tank of nitric acid exploded about 1:30...

  • Indiana city looks to sell ex-solar panel facility

    COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana city is looking to sell off the factory that a failed solar panel manufacturer bought with hundreds of thousands of dollars in public subsidies. Columbus officials will start accepting bids next month for the vacant Nusun Inc. facility in a city...

  • Indiana AG sues Rapid Running Event Management

    Zoeller TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (Legal Newsline) – Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller announced a lawsuit on Friday against a Terre Haute-based event company that allegedly took advance payments from more than 1,400 people for running events that never occurred. Rapid Running Event...

  • RV maker boosting production in northern Indiana

    MIDDLEBURY, Ind. (AP) — A recreational vehicle maker is adding workers for a third production line at a northern Indiana factory. The Grand Design RV factory in Middlebury hired about 70 people earlier this year, boosting its workforce to nearly 450 employees. Company spokesman Marty Friend...

  • Pence signing Indiana business tax cuts into law

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republican Gov. Mike Pence is set to sign into law a package of Indiana business tax cuts approved by lawmakers earlier this month. The governor scheduled an event Tuesday in Greenwood to sign a bill cutting the state's corporate income tax and providing options for county...

  • Huntington students win $25,000 Indiana ag prize

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A team of Huntington University students' proposal for a new brand image and integrated social-media marketing plan for Indiana agriculture won a $25,000 prize from the state Monday. The team calling itself "Hoosier Grown" topped two other university teams during...

  • Indiana Republicans' victories tempered by Senate, budget concerns

    Gov. Mike Pence and House Republicans entered the 2014 legislative session with big plans for education, taxes and roads, but they often found themselves running into Senate roadblocks.



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