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15 treated at hospital following Terre Haute chemical leak; crowd at race track affected

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 1:02pm
A chemical leak sent at least 15 people to a hospital for treatment before it was stopped at a plant on Terre Haute's south side, authorities said.
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'Straight Outta Compton' goes straight to the top of the box office; 'U.NCL.E.' struggles

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 11:56am
The boys from Compton smashed opening weekend expectations, while the stylish "The Man From U.N.C.L.E." struggled to find its footing.
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Adirondack tourist train, other short-line railroads see profit in storing idled oil tankers

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 11:09am
New tank car safety standards coupled with a slump in oil-by-rail shipments are causing headaches for many in the railroad business, but for struggling scenic railroads and other short-line operators, they may bring salvation.
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Concert billed as a 'healing event' short-circuited by power outage; show closed down early

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 10:58am
A concert at a Maine farm that was the scene of a hayride fatality last fall was cut short by a power outage.
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Gouda news: it's all about cheddar in Maine, where cheese making boom continues sharp rise

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 10:57am
Heather and Doug Donahue left careers in teaching and construction behind to follow a dream of opening a dairy farm and cheese-making business in the rolling fields of Maine.
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Old-time revival: Record beef prices fuel an increase in cattle rustling on the Plains

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 10:48am
Record beef prices have led to increases in the number of missing or stolen cattle.
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Global trade, increasingly key to national economies, takes place in high school curriculum

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 10:11am
The trading relationship involving hundreds of billions of dollars in imports and exports between the United States and China is hard to grasp, but it hasn't deterred 36 high school students from Wallingford and Shanghai who gathered in Connecticut to study global trade.
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All Of A Sudden, This Staples ETF Is A Hotbed For Activist Investors

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 7:36am
Benzinga highlighted the PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage(ETF) (NYSE:PBJ) at the end of July as one of the leaders among sturdy consumer staples, exchange-traded funds.
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Pro-Bush super PAC buying $10 million-plus in ad time to run mid-September through end of year

Sun, 08/16/2015 - 7:00am
The powerfully funded super PAC backing Republican Jeb Bush will spend at least $10 million on television time in the earliest voting presidential primary states, the first salvo in a massive TV ad campaign to support the former Florida governor's bid for the Republican nomination.
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FAA site shows flight delays of 15 minutes or less after widespread technical issue resolved

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 9:45pm
Air traffic was snarled and passengers' tempers frayed on Saturday as many flights to and from airports throughout a large swath of the Northeast stretching from New York down to the Carolinas were delayed or cancelled.
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'Star Wars' will 'come to life' at themed land in Disneyland, Disney World, says Iger

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 3:51pm
Disney CEO Bob Iger says "Star Wars" is getting its own themed land at Disney parks.
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OSHA fines chicken processing company for safety violations at Ohio plant

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 3:04pm
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined the owners of a northeast Ohio chicken processing plant $861,000 for what the agency says are safety violations that expose workers to the risk of amputation, electrocution and falls.
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Vermont to pay $1.6 million to Blue Cross Blue Shield after health care website errors

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 2:33pm
The administration of Gov. Peter Shumlin will pay Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont $1.6 million to cover past due premiums and incorrectly paid claims because of technical problems with the state's once-beleaguered health care website.
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Travelers pack fast growing Seattle-Tacoma Airport

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 1:31pm
A record 4 million passengers passed through Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in June, surpassing the previous record set in August 2014.
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Despite looming crisis, New York's Cuomo reluctant to dig deep for Hudson River rail tunnel

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 10:57am
He committed billions of dollars to overhaul LaGuardia Airport and build a new Tappan Zee Bridge — but New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has taken a wary approach to building a new Hudson River rail tunnel, even though the stakes could be even higher for the state and the nation.
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Booming agritourism sector warned to take safety precautions, have proper insurance

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 10:48am
More farms are opening themselves to visitors for hay rides, corn mazes and some extra income.
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Disney drops hints about upcoming films 'Finding Dory,' 'Toy Story 4' at fan convention

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 7:18am
Animals will walk upright, oceans will part, a forgetful fish will remember her family and toys will fall in love in Disney and Pixar Animation's upcoming films.
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Brought to you by ...? Mystery money pays for television political ads promoting Republicans

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 3:15am
Opportunity News Media wants you to know it's OK to be a Republican, and it is spending $3 million to say so in the presidential battleground states of Ohio and Colorado.
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Critics use gold mine spill to bludgeon EPA as agency seeks to implement new clean power rules

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 3:06am
Authorities say rivers tainted by last week's massive spill from an abandoned Colorado gold mine are starting to recover, but for the Environmental Protection Agency the political fallout from the disaster could linger.
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Fiat Chrysler recalling 85,816 Chrysler 200 sedans for defect that could lead to stalling

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 11:11pm
Fiat Chrysler is recalling 85,816 Chrysler 200 sedans globally because of an electrical problem that could cause the vehicles to stall.
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