Law firm gives $17K to Beds4Kids program

Beckman Lawson’s “Making Kids Dreams Come True” fundraising event raised $17,837 for the Mustard Seed Furniture Bank’s Beds4Kids program, which provides children with a new bed.

Poll: Three-quarters in US say they lack influence

Even at a time of deepening economic and political divisions, the poll finds widespread agreement that small businesses, poor Americans and workers have too little power in Washington, while lobbyists, big business and rich people have too much.

Bicycle tour for fallen officers rides into Fort Wayne

The 13-day bicycle tour is made up of police officers and civilian friends of law enforcement, who ride to raise money and awareness for officers who have been killed in the line of duty and their survivors.

Deal would have Indiana warehouse reopen, hire 1,100

The proposal from XPO Logistics would have it take over a former Pearson Education book distribution center in Lebanon that’s been vacant since late 2014. The Greenwich, Connecticut-based company plans spending nearly $31 million to equip the facility and open it by late next year.