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Indianapolis businesses embrace artwork on shattered windows

Jun. 7, 2020 12:02 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — In the aftermath of weekend looting and vandalism, some downtown Indianapolis businesses are turning their plywood window coverings into works of art or messages of support for peaceful protesters. Several restaurants and retailers covered their storefronts after protests over racial...

Paycheck Loans halt collapse for small Kansas businesses

Jun. 5, 2020 7:19 PM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Pharmaceutical companies and large hotel chains snatched up emergency COVID-19 federal loans meant for businesses typically with 500 or fewer employees. In Kansas, however, it appears most of its $4.9 billion in Paycheck Protection Program money landed where Congress intended: on the...

In this May 15, 2020, photo, provided by Brian Coulombe, Julie Verratti, one of the co-founders of Denizens Brewing Company, holds a case of beers for delivery in Silver Spring, Md. The brewing company has been delivering beers to customers in the area while its taprooms are closed amid the coronavirus pandemic. (Brian Coulombe/Denizens Brewing Company via AP)

Once a hassle, deliveries are now a lifeline for breweries

May. 24, 2020 9:00 AM EDT

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — When Denizens Brewing opened in 2014, the Silver Spring brewery received a license allowing the delivery of growlers to customers living within a five-mile radius. But with business focused on sales in the taproom and beer garden, and cans available in stores across the region,...

Treasure hunter tricked by war hero scientist con man

May. 23, 2020 3:01 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — At a bar near Melbourne Beach, the underwater treasure hunter met the Army Ranger who was also a cryptocurrency millionaire and adjunct professor at one of America’s most prestigious universities. The conversation turned to the 300-year-old Spanish galleon wrecked on the ocean...

FILE - This Nov. 13, 2014 file photo people stand near an insurance store for Nevada Health Link at the Boulevard Mall in Las Vegas. Nevada's state-run health insurance marketplace added more than 6,000 people during a two-month window for those who lacked coverage but had not signed up during open enrollment last fall. (AP Photo/John Locher,File)

Vegas casino employee virus testing plan to start Thursday

May. 19, 2020 8:17 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Testing for the new coronavirus is due to start Thursday for the first of tens of thousands of Las Vegas casino employees being tapped for job callbacks before resorts reopen, according to a cooperative plan announced Tuesday by several casino companies and local tourism, hospital and...

A concrete tower that would have been used to funnel high water from a proposed lake is one of the reminders of a failed plan to flood the Kickapoo River Valley north of La Farge. Millions of dollars were spent on the project, including the partial construction of an earthen dam to hold back the flood-prone Kickapoo River. The valley is now home to the Kickapoo Valley Reserve. The Reserve was photographed Thursday, April 30, 2020. (Steve Apps/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)

Protector works to save beauty of Kickapoo Valley Reserve

May. 9, 2020 1:02 AM EDT

LA FARGE, Wis. (AP) — This is a place to escape without the crowds that have become common at state parks. The bathrooms, visitor center and campsites at the Kickapoo Valley Reserve are closed as a precaution against the COVID-19 coronavirus, but its namesake river continues its unencumbered flow towards...