Latest Lead markets News

Mahomes leads Chiefs to 42-21 wild-card romp over Steelers

Jan. 17, 2022 00:45 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs were going nowhere on offense against Pittsburgh early Sunday night, so coach Andy Reid had wide receiver Mecole Hardman take a shotgun snap and hand off to running back Darrel Williams on a trick play. Their exchange hit the ground, T.J. Watt...

Delaware indie rock group Dutchman flying high with new EP

Jan. 16, 2022 09:06 AM EST

HARRINGTON, Del. (AP) — Recently relocated to Harrington from New Jersey, when Connor Johnson answered Jake Dutcher’s online ad for a musician back in 2017, he knew there was a musical match. But he could never dream that five years later, it would result in four EPs and a band that is starting...

Wounded Indiana Marine will receive donated custom home

Jan. 16, 2022 00:12 AM EST

ATTICA, Ind. (AP) — The streets of Attica echoed with sirens as a fleet of first responder vehicles escorted Marine LCpl. Bryan Chambers to West Mill Social Hall. Outside of the community center, dozens stood holding flags anticipating their guests of honor to arrive. ...

Vikings beat Bears 31-17; futures uncertain for Nagy, Zimmer

Jan. 09, 2022 23:24 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer had no interest in reflection, still stung by several narrow losses in his eighth year that kept his team out of the playoffs and rendered irrelevant this season-ending win over Chicago. Down the hall, Bears coach Matt Nagy was...

Ivy Tech preps students for in-demand nursing assistant jobs

Jan. 09, 2022 00:05 AM EST

KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — Leslie Neftzger has a degree in hospitality and operates a bed and breakfast in Logansport. But for eight weeks this fall, Neftzger was at Ivy Tech Kokomo learning to be a certified nursing assistant (CNA). It’s a high-in-demand job, and...

Supporters of Black Hills Mining Museum seek new space

Jan. 08, 2022 01:10 AM EST

LEAD, S.D. (AP) — For 35 years, an old grocery store that took 17,000 volunteer hours to convert into a gold mine of history has served the community well. But members of the Black Hills Mining Museum are making their case for a new building. Black Hills Mining Museum board members...

Four words guide Detroiter’s mission: ‘How can I help?’

Jan. 02, 2022 01:07 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — There is no denying that Alison Vaughn reflects the environment where she was raised. Vaughn’s voice — crisp, commanding and professional — conjures up memories of local groundbreaking TV news anchors in Detroit like Beverly Payne, Diana Lewis and Carmen...

Kentucky law capping insulin cost for many goes into effect

Jan. 01, 2022 12:29 PM EST

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky law capping the cost of insulin for many residents went into effect with the new year. Gov. Andy Beshear signed the legislation last March that makes insulin more affordable, calling it a “game changer” for many people in a state with one of...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

Dec. 29, 2021 12:53 PM EST

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Dec. 27 The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on remembering Desmond Tutu, a moral giant: With the passing of Archbishop Desmond Tutu, the world celebrates a moral giant who helped lead South Africa...

South Bend attorney turns time obsession into watch business

Dec. 26, 2021 00:02 AM EST

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Shanon Buari, Sr. is the kind of guy who will find a better way of doing something even if it’s not apparent that a better way exists. “If I could not find something I liked, I made it,” Buari said. “I make beer, and the reason I home brew is...