State & National News

State & National News

In Lafayette, they want to know who the big winner is

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The sole winning ticket for an estimated $435.3 million Powerball jackpot — the 10th largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history —...

FBI using billboards for tips in killings of 2 Indiana teens

DELPHI, Ind. (AP) — The FBI is using electronic billboards across Indiana to seek information in the killings of two teenage girls slain during...

Police release audio of suspect in girls’ deaths

By RICK CALLAHANAssociated PressDELPHI, Ind. (AP) — One of two teenage girls killed along a northern Indiana hiking trail last week used her cellphone...

Appeals court upholds convictions in 2015 Hartford City slayings

HARTFORD CITY, Ind. (AP) — An appeals court has upheld the murder convictions of an eastern Indiana man for fatally shooting a man and...

Trump deportation policies could target millions

By ALICIA A. CALDWELLAssociated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of people living in the United States illegally could be targeted for deportation — including people...

Search for clues continues in Delphi killings of two teens

By JOSEPH PAUL(Lafayette) Journal and CourierDELPHI — The photo is small and grainy, its subject unclear.But the image, released Wednesday evening by Indiana State Police,...

Court of Appeals upholds Rush County wind decision on setbacks

By JAMES SPRAGUEConnersvilleNews-ExaminerINDIANAPOLIS — The proposed Flat Rock Wind Project in Rush County became a little less likely to happen, at least in Rush County,...

iAB Financial Bank parent merges with First Merchants Corp.

Independent Alliance Banks, Inc., the holding company of iAB Financial Bank, and First Merchants Corporation jointly announced Friday the execution of a definitive agreement...

Indiana House OKs roads plan with gas tax increase

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana House has approved a roads plan that would raise the gasoline tax by 10 cents and increase vehicle registration...

Girl, 15, accused of stabbing mom; she was the target of Amber Alert

GARY, Ind. (AP) — A 15-year-old Indiana girl who was the subject of an Amber Alert has been charged in the stabbing death of...