| Aug 22, 2012
Editor's note: When South Dakota's candidates for the state's lone seat in the U.S. House visited the Brown County Fair, each took time to visit with an American News reporter. Democrat Matt Varilek of Sioux Falls is challenging incumbent Republican...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Whether it's drilling off shore for oil and natural gas, developing wind farms off the coast or a combination of the two, energy policy proposals from candidates of both parties seeking federal office could be a boon for Hampton Roads.
At first glance...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 3:29 PM
More than 700 people turned out for workshops Tuesday connecting laid-off Sparrows Point workers with information about health insurance, training and other aid.
An even larger number is expected at additional sessions scheduled for 9 a.m. to noon and...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 3:20 PM
Roughly $10 million in bonds issued in 2010 to improve the Central Library may not be enough to cover the revamp, and with redevelopment money constricted, the City Council plans to review an “exotic” alternative.
Glendale officials say they...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 10:16 AM
Guidon Design, Inc., an architecture and engineering firm, announced plans Thursday to expand its headquarters here, creating up to 27 high-wage jobs by 2016.
The Indianapolis-headquartered company, which services customers in the healthcare, government,...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The Baltimore City Council gave preliminary approval on Monday to a proposal for a decade of tax breaks for Harbor Point, the future home of Exelon Corp.'s Baltimore headquarters.
Two council members, Nick Mosby and Carl Stokes, voted against including...
| May 31, 2012
| 3:56 AM
Automotive Climate Control, Inc. (ACC), a manufacturer of mobile air conditioning and heating equipment, announced plans Thursday to expand its headquarters here, creating up to 40 new jobs by 2015.
The company, which supplies to original equipment...
| May 31, 2012
| 9:24 AM
Aberdeen officials are worried that a wind energy tax production credit set to expire at year's end could affect a local business.
Dave Giovannini, general manager of Molded Fiber Glass, a factory that produces blades used on wind turbines, said the...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 8:53 AM
Somerset Christian School wants people to know that Pennsylvania's Educational Improvement Tax Credit allows businesses to fund nonprofit educational programs rather than pay a percentage of state taxes.
It is difficult to get the word out, however....
| Jun 4, 2012
| 11:11 AM
The California Film Commission was flooded with applications for the state's film and TV tax credit.
The commission, which administers the state's film and tax tax credit program, said 322 projects had applied for the credit by the deadline at 3 p.m....
| Jun 10, 2012
A new report from the IRS shows that nearly 21,000 American households with incomes of $200,000 and up didn't owe federal income taxes.
If you're like me, your first question is: How can that be?
Your possible next question: Can I get that kind of tax...