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Police probe allegations about treasurer’s office in Hamilton County

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana State Police are investigating an allegation that clerks in the treasurer’s office of a central Indiana county accepted past-due...

Indiana Farm Bureau mission: Stop township reform

By SCOTT L. MILEY CNHI Statehouse Bureau Early this year, State Rep. Cindy Ziemke, a Republican from Batesville, proposed a bill backed by the township association...

Farmers buoyed but cautious as China resumes buying soybeans

By BLAKE NICHOLSON Associated Press BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The resumption of soybean sales to China this week is encouraging to American farmers who have...

Ag department to resume payouts

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has authorized the Agriculture Department to launch the second and final round of $11 billion in trade mitigation...

Advocates push state to OK hemp cultivation

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Indiana’s efforts to eradicate wild industrial hemp will soon come to an end and cultivation of the plant could...

Investors seeking tax breaks skip poverty-stricken areas

By JEFF HORWITZ and STEPHEN BRAUN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A real estate investment firm co-founded by President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, is...

Stocks at lows for 8 months

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks staggered to eight-month lows Friday after weak economic data from China and Europe set off...

U.S. judge says ACA is ‘invalid’

By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A conservative federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled the Affordable Care Act “invalid” on the eve of the...

Court tosses permit for pipeline across Appalachian Trail

By DENISE LAVOIE AP Legal Affairs Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline to cross two national forests, including parts of...

State budget money tight for 2019

By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republican Statehouse leaders say they want to increase funding for Indiana’s embattled child welfare agency and find a...