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House Republicans bet on private sector for infant mortality fix

House Republicans bet on private sector for infant mortality fix

INDIANAPOLIS | House Republicans are preparing to wager the lives of some 700 Hoosier babies a year on their philosophy that the private secto…

October 20, 2014 12:00 am

Lawmakers, experts to discuss women's issues

INDIANAPOLIS | State Rep. Linda Lawson, D-Hammond, will moderate an expert discussion Wednesday on three major issues affecting the lives of m…

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Lawmakers eye changes to ethics requirements

INDIANAPOLIS | Experts advised the House Ethics Committee on Monday that Indiana needs to update its public disclosure requirements for state …

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Indianapolis Zoo expects balky ride to stay closed

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis Zoo spokeswoman says a ride that left six passengers stranded for nearly two hours some 35 feet above an o…

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Pence names Darrow head of Personnel Department

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Mike Pence is promoting from within for his latest agency appointment.

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Pacers getting to basics after losing George

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Pacers coach Frank Vogel is taking a simple approach this season.

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Finding victims in Indiana case a lengthy process

Finding victims in Indiana case a lengthy process

GARY, Ind. (AP) — Investigators in two states are reviewing unsolved murders and missing person reports after the arrest of an Indiana man who…

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US tops Haiti to advance in World Cup qualifying

US tops Haiti to advance in World Cup qualifying

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S women's soccer team is winning in a no-win situation. Of course, the Americans should beat Haiti by a bunch of goals…

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More seeking help after Vectren billing error

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Some public assistance organizations in southwestern Indiana say many Vectren electricity customers are seeking help p…

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Lawmakers, experts to discuss women's issues

INDIANAPOLIS | State Rep. Linda Lawson, D-Hammond, will moderate an expert discussion Wednesday on three major issues affecting the lives of m…

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Balanced approach keeps Colts on winning track

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When Colts owner Jim Irsay decided to rebuild the team after the 2011 season, he insisted on finding the right balance.

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Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings

Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings

GARY, Ind. (AP) — Police investigating the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found in northwest Indiana over the weekend said Monday t…

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Indiana sets up Ebola hotline for questions

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana State Department of Health has opened a call center to answer the public's questions about Ebola.

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Judge to rule against Ameren in power line case

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A judge said Monday that he will rule against a subsidiary of Ameren Corp. in a legal fight over whether it needs s…

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Emmert says scholarship changes coming up

CHICAGO (AP) — NCAA President Mark Emmert said Monday there is no talk about allowing compensation for autographs and signed memorabilia.

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Man to serve 4 years for fatal N. Ind. hit-and-run

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — An 18-year-old Niles, Michigan, man will serve four years in prison for fatally striking a pedestrian with his car and…

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EPA awards $8.6 million to reduce Lake Erie algae

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Three states will receive a combined $8.6 million in federal grants to reduce phosphorus runoff blamed for the kin…

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Chicagoan IDed as man shot dead by Indy police

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis police have identified a Chicago man as the suspect who was fatally shot by officers as he tried to flee from…

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Wayne leads list of Colts players getting MRIs

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Colts receiver Reggie Wayne is scheduled to have an MRI on his injured left elbow.

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Suspected Indiana serial killer charged in 1 death

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — A man suspected in the deaths of seven women in northwestern Indiana has been charged in one of the slayings.

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Defense matters in high-scoring NFL

Calling it a resurgence would be an exaggeration.

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Attorneys general target Internet trafficking

SEATTLE (AP) — Two years after a federal judge struck down a Washington law that targeted websites like Backpage.com, new state and federal ef…

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Jockeys to honor late teenage rider Juan Saez

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Jockeys nationwide will honor the 17-year-old apprentice who was killed in a riding accident recently.

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Lawmakers eye changes to ethics requirements

INDIANAPOLIS | Experts advised the House Ethics Committee on Monday that Indiana needs to update its public disclosure requirements for state …

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2 arrested for home attack of 94-year-old man

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Police say two men have been arrested for the beating and robbery of a 94-year-old man at his home in a small central…

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Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — Police investigating the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend in Indiana say the suspect has …

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Police: Gary man to be charged in 7 deaths

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — Police say the suspect in the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found in northwestern Indiana over the weekend is…

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Purdue LB Robinson out for season with torn ACL

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue senior linebacker Sean Robinson is out for the season with a torn ACL in his right knee.

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Pence, Rokita demand Ebola travel ban

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence insists Indiana health officials are prepared should a Hoosier be infected by Ebola, but nevertheless wants the…

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Police: Texas man, Darren Vann, to be charged in women's deaths in northwest Indiana

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — Police: Texas man, Darren Vann, to be charged in women's deaths in northwest Indiana.

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Teens appeal convictions in death of accomplice

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Three Elkhart teenagers sentenced to decades in prison for the 2012 shooting death of a friend during an attempted break-…

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Mayor says suspect in 7 deaths is sex offender

GARY, Ind. (AP) — The mayor of Gary, Indiana says that a man who confessed to killing one woman and led police to the bodies of six others in …

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Cool, wet weather may shorten fall foliage season

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources says the fall foliage season may be as colorful as usual.

October 20, 2014 3:02 am

Judge pushes for full-time public defender office

BROWNSTOWN, Ind. (AP) — A southern Indiana judge says his county needs a full-time public defender office to ensure those who can't afford att…

October 20, 2014 3:01 am

INDOT warns of where campaign signs can be placed

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Department of Transportation is reminding political candidates and their supporters to keep their campaign sig…

October 20, 2014 3:02 am

State police warn drivers to be aware of deer

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana State Police are warning motorists to be alert for deer, saying the annual crop harvest and the hunting and mating…

October 20, 2014 3:01 am

Colts embrace defense after beating Bengals 27-0

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck is becoming a big fan of the Indianapolis Colts' defense.

October 20, 2014 2:04 am

House Republicans bet on private sector for infant mortality fix

House Republicans bet on private sector for infant mortality fix

INDIANAPOLIS | House Republicans are preparing to wager the lives of some 700 Hoosier babies a year on their philosophy that the private secto…

October 20, 2014 12:00 am

Study: Ind. needs $10M for water planning

PORTAGE | The author of a study on the link between water and Indiana's economy is calling on region environmental leaders to push for a state…

October 20, 2014 12:00 am

Manning breaks Favre's mark with 509th TD pass

DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's NFL record for touchdown passes with No. 509. He didn't stop there, either.

October 19, 2014 10:55 pm

Colts' defense dominates Bengals 27-0

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis has a message for the NFL: Its defense is pretty darned good.

October 19, 2014 7:15 pm

Colts' defense dominates Bengals 27-0

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andy Dalton expected more out of Cincinnati's offense.

October 19, 2014 6:21 pm

Former 'Tonight Show' host makes stops in Indiana

KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — Former "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno made stops in Kokomo and nearby Sharpsville to check out some classic cars.

October 19, 2014 5:58 pm

Notre Dame's Kelly regrets not putting champs away

The next day, Brian Kelly's biggest regret was Notre Dame let a game with Florida State come down to a point where a penalty he still insisted…

October 19, 2014 5:54 pm

Indiana lawmakers spend $343,490 on travel

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana lawmakers took 188 trips during the past 26 months costing taxpayers a total of $343,490 during a time when Gov. M…

October 19, 2014 5:00 pm

Pick play calls tough to call for officials

The pick play is one of most effective and difficult-to-defend in football, often freeing up receivers for big gains or creating an extra bit …

October 19, 2014 4:50 pm

Indiana police detain man in deaths of 4 women

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana man confessed to killing a woman whose body was found in a Motel 6 and told police where the bodies of three m…

October 19, 2014 4:38 pm

2nd victim was missing Merrillville woman

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — Authorities have identified the second of four women found dead in northwest Indiana as a 35-year-old Merrillville resident.

October 19, 2014 4:02 pm

Body of missing woman found in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities have identified a body found in Indianapolis as a woman reported missing on Oct. 9.

October 19, 2014 3:16 pm

Fairness questions persist with new grade change

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — One year after the Christel House Academy found itself at the center of the grade-change scandal that cost former schools …

October 19, 2014 2:55 pm

Colts' Walden ejected late in 1st half vs. Bengals

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Colts linebacker Erik Walden has been ejected from the Cincinnati game after making contact with umpire Bruce Stritesky la…

October 19, 2014 2:10 pm

Late penalty kills Irish bid to upset FSU

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Notre Dame ran almost the same play for its first touchdown against No. 2 Florida State.

October 19, 2014 11:12 am
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