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Wall Street

Stocks notch tiny gains, but still end week lower

NEW YORK | Summertime settled into Wall Street on Friday as major stock indexes drifted slightly higher going into the weekend. The listless day of trading left the stock market with a tiny loss for the week, its second this month.

June 27, 2014 5:41 pm

U.S. stocks recover; Tiffany shines on earnings gain

Major U.S. stock indexes mounted a solid comeback Wednesday, recovering their losses from the prior day and finishing on track for a weekly gain.

May 21, 2014 5:25 pm

Worry settles over Wall Street as stocks stall

NEW YORK | Wall Street has caught a case of the jitters.

May 16, 2014 5:33 pm

Valpo board balks at detention basin proposal

VALPARAISO | Having detention basins that are more than simple holes in the ground means the city has to do more to maintain them so they don't become unsightly.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am
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February 07, 2014 12:00 am

S&P 500 starts 2014 with a 2-day decline

NEW YORK | After last year's big party in the stock market, 2014 is starting off with a nagging hangover.

January 04, 2014 5:44 pm

Stocks rise on mergers, homebuilder outlook

The stock market got a boost on Monday from mergers, homes, and phones.

September 09, 2013 4:28 pm

Warnings of slower sales drive U.S. stocks lower

NEW YORK | Grim sales forecasts from two major companies and concern the Federal Reserve soon will start withdrawing its support for the economy pummeled the stock market Thursday.

August 15, 2013 5:00 pm

Small company stocks take the limelight

NEW YORK | Small companies took the limelight Monday on a slow but choppy start to the week.

May 20, 2013 4:02 pm
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May 10, 2013 12:00 am

I'm disgusted with elected officials' job performance

I'm a senior citizen, and every four years I look forward to the election of politicians thinking it will get better in America. But it just gets worse.

April 28, 2013 12:00 am

Valpo disability council struggles with attendance

VALPARAISO | The Mayoral Advisory Council on Disability welcomed a new member Wednesday, but it continues to struggle to get a quorum for meetings.

April 17, 2013 5:47 pm
Pence declares focus is jobs

Pence declares focus is jobs

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence has a simple explanation for why he's not hanging around the Statehouse while the Indiana General Assembly is in session – it's jobs.

March 17, 2013 6:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Voicing opposition to Indiana Senate Bill 560

GUEST COMMENTARY: Voicing opposition to Indiana Senate Bill 560

On behalf of the more than 80,000 Hammond residents and businesses whose households are almost all NIPSCO ratepayers, I would like to voice my opposition to Indiana Senate Bill 560. It unfairly shifts the risk and burden of capital investment onto ratepayers instead of on monopoly utilities …

March 14, 2013 12:00 am
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March 13, 2013 12:00 am
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March 09, 2013 12:00 am
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March 08, 2013 12:00 am

US stocks edge up following Dow's record day

NEW YORK | After barreling through a record the day before, the Dow Jones industrial average meandered higher on Wednesday.

March 06, 2013 3:14 pm
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February 12, 2013 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: U.S. still standing, pursuing S&P

GUEST COMMENTARY: U.S. still standing, pursuing S&P

"I am shocked, shocked to find … gambling …" This famous line of the cynical Captain Renault to night club manager Rick in the film classic "Casablanca" comes to mind in reflecting on the practices of American credit rating agencies.

February 09, 2013 11:45 am
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