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  • HARRISBURG, Pa.— A director at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was chosen Monday to be the new chancellor of Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities, which have struggled with state aid cuts and to recruit students to its rural campuses. The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education announced Daniel Greenstein will assume leadership of the...

  • CHICAGO, May 18- U.S. wheat futures rallied on Friday, with the benchmark Chicago Board of Trade soft red winter wheat contract surging 4.1 percent on forecasts for dry conditions that could further stress an already damaged crop. The decision also boosted soybean futures amid hopes it signaled that a move to settle all ongoing trade disputes between Beijing...

  • CHICAGO, May 18- U.S. wheat futures rallied on Friday, with the benchmark Chicago Board of Trade soft red winter wheat contract surging 3 percent on forecasts for dry conditions that could further stress an already damaged crop. The decision also boosted soybean futures amid hopes it signaled that a move to settle all ongoing trade disputes between Beijing and...

  • NEW ALBANY, Ind.— A southern Indiana coroner says a man who died in an industrial accident at a Duke Energy power plant succumbed to asphyxiation. Floyd County's deputy coroner released the autopsy finding Thursday and also confirmed that 65- year-old Clarence R. Sieveking Jr.' s death was caused by an industrial accident. The father of two was pronounced dead...

  • WASHINGTON— Running late for work or just miss that bus? You could have a good excuse: Your electric clock might be running a bit cuckoo. But that precision is expensive to maintain, so last year, the correction part was quietly eliminated by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

  • PREMIER SAYS WILL CHALLENGE ALBERTA IN COURT IF THAT PROVINCE BLOCKS OIL, REFINED PRODUCT DELIVERIES TO B.C.

  • PREMIER SAYS IS BEING' REASONABLE AND PRUDENT' BY OPPOSING KINDER MORGAN CANADA TRANSMOUNTAIN EXPANSION, MATTER SHOULD BE DECIDED IN COURT.

  • Rep. Lou Barletta, R-Pa., walks down the House steps at the Capitol in Washington, D.C.

    Tuesday's primary elections will begin to settle swing state Pennsylvania's chaotic congressional landscape.

  • NEW YORK, May 14- Wall Street ended a choppy session slightly higher on Monday as weakness in defensive stocks offset optimism following U.S. President Donald Trump's conciliatory remarks toward China's ZTE Corp that calmed the waters of U.S.- China trade tensions. Trump vowed on Sunday to help China- based communications firm ZTE "get back into business, fast"...

  • WARSAW, Ind. _ OrthoPediatrics Corp. on Monday reported a loss of $5 million in its first quarter. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 28 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $11.4 million.

  • *Treasury yields climb, oil rises on OPEC report. NEW YORK, May 14- A gauge of stocks around the world reached its highest point in about two months on Monday amid hopes for improving trade relations between the United States and China, while oil prices climbed further. "It seems like there's a little less concern about a trade war with China given some of the overtures...

  • *Viacom shares slide on CBS anti-merger lawsuit. NEW YORK, May 14- Wall Street edged higher after pulling back from stronger gains on Monday as weakness in defensive stocks offset trade optimism after U.S. President Donald Trump's conciliatory remarks toward China's ZTE Corp indicated easing U.S.- China trade tensions.

  • NEW YORK— Represented by high-powered lawyers, two women filed a federal court lawsuit Monday accusing AT&T's mobile phone subsidiary of firing them for pregnancy-related absences in violation of federal anti-discrimination laws. AT&T spokesman Marty Richter said the company was reviewing the complaint, adding, "We do not tolerate discrimination of any...

  • Following a series of fires in 2013, Tesla began outfitting new cars with a triple underbody shield to bring the risk of fire down to "virtually zero," according to a March 2014 blog https://medium.com/zteslamotors/tesla-adds-titanium-underbody-shield-and-aluminu m- d e f l e c t o r- p l a t e s- t o- m o d e l- s- 5 4 4 f 3 5 9 6 5 a 0 d post written by Chief Executive Elon Musk.

  • May 10- A 2014 Tesla Model S crashed and caught fire in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Tuesday, resulting in the death of two teenagers and prompting the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board to launch an investigation. October 1, 2013- A Tesla Model S caught fire near Seattle, after the car collided with a large piece of metal debris on the road that punched a hole...

  • BOSTON, May 10- Wells Fargo& Co investors are hoping for updates on how long the bank will stay in the regulatory doghouse, and will be looking for details about costs on Thursday while the lender's ability to grow its balance sheet remains a question mark. Greg Donaldson, chairman of Donaldson Capital Management in Indiana, which has about 50,000 Wells Fargo...

  • Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN).

    Yet despite the financial advantages, the political headwinds are largely against Democrats in states that voted for President Donald Trump in 2016.

  • CARMEL, Ind. _ Baldwin& Lyons Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $330,000. On a per-share basis, the Carmel, Indiana- based company said it had net income of 2 cents. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • Senate Republican primary candidate Don Blankenship replaces the microphone after addressing supporters following a poor showing in the polls May 8, 2018 in Charleston, West Virginia.

    Republican voters rejected ex-convict Don Blankenship in a West Virginia Senate primary in which he sold himself as "Trumpier than Trump" but was vigorously opposed by Trump himself.

  • WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. _ Endocyte Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $8.6 million in its first quarter. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 19 cents per share. Endocyte shares have more than doubled since the beginning of the year.