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Deere Contract Associated Press
United Auto Workers picket outside of John Deere Des Moines Works on Thursday in Ankeny, Iowa. It's the company's first strike in 35 years. (Kelsey KremerMBR)

Business

Workers strike at John Deere plants

MOLINE, Ill. – More than 10,000 Deere & Co. workers went on strike Thursday, the first major walkout at the agricultural...

October 15, 2021 1:00 am


Business

Bids for jobless benefits fall again

WASHINGTON – The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell to its lowest level since the pandemic began, a sign...

October 15, 2021 1:00 am

Business

GM eyes use of renewable energy only

DETROIT – General Motors Co. said Thursday it's switching to source 100% renewable energy power at all of it U.S. sites by 2025...

October 15, 2021 1:00 am

Business

Allen County building permits from September 26 to October 15

As provided by the county building department.

October 15, 2021 7:25 pm

Biden Associated Press
President Joe Biden arrives to speak on efforts to address global supply chain bottlenecks Wednesday at the White House in Washington. (Evan VucciSTF)

Business

Biden extends port hours

October 14, 2021 1:00 am

Business

Higher consumer prices driving up inflation

WASHINGTON – Another surge in consumer prices in September pushed inflation up 5.4% from where it was a year ago, matching the...

October 14, 2021 1:00 am