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    NiSource notches second strong quarter

    MERRILLVILLE | Revenue growth across the board drove NiSource Inc. net income up 9.1 percent in the second quarter, following on a strong firs…

    July 31, 2014 10:00 am
  • Rains wash away hopes of good corn crop in NWI

    Rains wash away hopes of good corn crop in NWI

    While time will tell whether cooler temperatures have hurt corn yields across the state, most region farmers already know heavy rains here dro…

    July 30, 2014 12:45 pm Photos

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  • First Midwest to buy out Great Lakes Bank

    First Midwest to buy out Great Lakes Bank

    First Midwest Bancorp Inc. is buying out a south suburban bank in a deal valued at $58 million.

    July 30, 2014 12:00 pm
  • U.S. Steel shrinks loss despite weather woes

    U.S. Steel shrinks loss despite weather woes

    U.S. Steel brightened its outlook after narrowing its loss in the second quarter despite the toll harsh winter weather took on its local flat-…

    July 29, 2014 3:22 pm
  • BP Whiting Refinery hits record heavy crude production level

    BP Whiting Refinery hits record heavy crude production level

    WHITING | The BP Whiting Refinery reached a new peak crude oil processing level of 270,000 barrels per day, helping the London-based company's…

    July 29, 2014 12:30 pm

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SOUTH BEND, Ind. | The University of Notre Dame might appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court in its challenge to part of the federal health care law that forces it to cover contraceptives in its health insurance for students and employees.

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U.S. Steel shrinks loss despite weather woes

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U.S. Steel brightened its outlook after narrowing its loss in the second quarter despite the toll harsh winter weather took on its local flat-rolled operations.

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NiSource notches second strong quarter

NiSource notches second strong quarter

MERRILLVILLE | Revenue growth across the board drove NiSource Inc. net income up 9.1 percent in the second quarter, following on a strong first quarter where revenues leaped due to the severe winter weather.

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INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS: Carmel continues on road to redevelopment

Carmel Mayor Jim Brainard is asking residents to patronize businesses that he says are under a "tremendous amount of pressure" because of major construction on U.S. 31. He says the "#31BITES" initiative, unveiled today, is designed to boost b…

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NY Fed: Puerto Rico should seek economic reforms

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — New York's Federal Reserve Bank warned on Thursday that Puerto Rico needs to improve its financial health soon or face a "painful adjustment."

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