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Name Last price Change Abbott Laboratories 42.8 +0.31 AGL Resources Inc. 52.07 -0.43 Alcoa Inc 16.59 +0.11 The Allstate Corporation 61.86 -0.05 ArcelorMittal SA 14.69 +0.67 AT&T Inc. 34.5 -0.01 Avery Dennison Corp 48.02 -0.15 The Boeing Company 128.6 +0.27 Bank o…

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Ex-Indiana elections chief starts politics website

INDIANAPOLIS | Former Indiana Secretary of State Charlie White's voter fraud conviction has taken him out of politics, but hasn't stopped him from writing about it.

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Porter County Community Foundation awards grant to Family Concern Counseling

Porter County Community Foundation awards grant to Family Concern Counseling

VALPARAISO| Family Concern Counseling (FCC) was presented with a Community Fund grant from the Porter County Community Foundation to purchase video and sound equipment for the organization’s play-therapy rooms. The new technology will help FCC to accommodate a growing need for its services a…

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Local Franciscan Alliance hospitals are lung screening Centers of Excellence

Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point, Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City and Franciscan St. Margaret Health-Hammond recently were named Screening Centers of Excellence by the Lung Cancer Alliance. The hospitals were cited for their ongoing commitment to responsible lung cancer …

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Springfield student arrested with gun at school

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A Springfield high school student has been detained after he brought a loaded handgun to school.

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CBS releases outtakes from interview it held back

NEW YORK (AP) — The release of U.S. journalist Peter Theo Curtis by Syrian captors has prompted "60 Minutes" to issue portions of an interview with a fellow hostage that the show had edited last year to remove references to Curtis.

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An American in (Disneyland) Paris

An American in (Disneyland) Paris

The Hollywood Tower Hotel is home of "The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror" attraction at Walt Disney Studios Park outside of Paris. The original Tower of Terror ride opened at Disney's Hollywood Studios in 1994.

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Customer service company adding 1,000 jobs in Indy

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A customer service company plans to add 1,000 new full- and part-time positions at its Indianapolis office.

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US commander: Afghans face Taliban test in 2015

US commander: Afghans face Taliban test in 2015

Outgoing commander of ISAF, U.S. Gen. Joseph Dunford, first left, and incoming U.S. Army Commander for International Security Assistance Forces (ISAF), Gen. John F. Campbell, first right, salute during a change of command ceremony at the ISAF Headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Aug.…

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US commander: Afghans face Taliban test in 2015

US commander: Afghans face Taliban test in 2015

Outgoing commander of ISAF, U.S. Gen. Joseph Dunford, first right, and incoming U.S. Army Commander for International Security Assistance Forces (ISAF), Gen. John F. Campbell, first left, sit after the change of command ceremony at the ISAF Headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Aug. 2…

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US commander: Afghans face Taliban test in 2015

US commander: Afghans face Taliban test in 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's election stalemate this summer hurt progress in training the country's military, and resolving the political chaos will be key to that military's success in 2015, Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford said as he stepped down as the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan.

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Sources: US considering new relief mission in Iraq

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for Shiite Turkmen in northern Iraq who have been under siege for weeks by Islamic State militants, U.S. defense officials said Wednesday.

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Libya's UN envoy warns of 'full-blown civil war'

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Libya's ambassador to the United Nations warned Wednesday of "full-blown civil war" if the chaos and division in the North African country continue.

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Ex-lawmaker pleads guilty in GOP caucuses case

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former Iowa lawmaker has pleaded guilty to federal charges stemming from his switch of support from one Republican candidate for president to another before the 2012 caucuses, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.

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US: Russian directing new offensive in Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration believes Russia is leading a new military counteroffensive in Ukraine.

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William Greaves, TV host and filmmaker, dead at 87

William Greaves, TV host and filmmaker, dead at 87

FILE- In this Oct. 6, 2006 file photo, author Walter Mosely, left, Elinor R. Tatum, publisher and editor-in-chief of the Amsterdam News, center, and documentary filmmaker William Greaves attend the 80th anniversary celebration of Harlem's Schomburg Center at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New Yor…

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William Greaves, TV host and filmmaker, dead at 87

William Greaves, TV host and filmmaker, dead at 87

NEW YORK (AP) — William Greaves, the Emmy-award winning producer and co-host of the groundbreaking television show "Black Journal" and a prolific filmmaker whose subjects ranged from Muhammad Ali to the Harlem Renaissance to the black middle class, has died.

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Philadelphia honors Little League team with parade

Philadelphia honors Little League team with parade

FILE - In this Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, file photo, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, left, introduces members of the Taney Dragons as they are greeted by fans and city officials during a rally to celebrate the team's return to Philadelphia after competing in the Little League World Series. (…

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Philadelphia honors Little League team with parade

Philadelphia honors Little League team with parade

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A youth baseball team whose appearance in the Little League World Series drew it a wide following is getting a champion's treatment in a parade underway in downtown Philadelphia.

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Donors give nearly $700K after police shooting

Donors give nearly $700K after police shooting

A group of protesters march from City Hall to the federal courthouse a few blocks away Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in St. Louis. About 100 protesters marched as they continue to press for broader reforms to local and federal law enforcement following the shooting death of Michael Brown by police…

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