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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...

U.K. prime minister facing no-confidence vote over Brexit plan

By JILL LAWLESS Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British Conservative lawmakers forced a no-confidence vote in Prime Minister Theresa May for Wednesday, throwing U.K. politics deeper...

DCS requests $286M more in its budget

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Department of Child Services is requesting an additional $286 million per year in funding to help the struggling agency...

U.K.’s May stuggles to save Brexit deal

By MIKE CORDER and LORNE COOK Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Top European Union officials on Tuesday ruled out any renegotiation of the divorce...

Dwindling Hoosier dairies

Too much milk and flat demand spells trouble: ‘There still are too many cows and too much milk,’ says Purdue extension director By ED SEMMLER South...

British leader warns of ‘uncharted waters’ if Brexit deal is canceled

By SYLVIA HUI Associated Press LONDON (AP) — With a crucial parliamentary vote on Brexit looming, British Prime Minister Theresa May warned lawmakers Sunday that they...

GM fights government to keep electric cars tax credit

By RICHARD LARDNER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation’s largest automaker tries...

Veterans affairs head resigns after grants scrutiny

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The leader of Indiana’s veterans’ affairs agency has resigned following reports that he awarded department employees who are veterans grant money...

Marlboro maker puts down $1.8B  buy-in for marijuana

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the world’s biggest tobacco companies is diving into the cannabis market with a $1.8 billion buy-in. Marlboro maker Altria...

Coal-to-diesel plant hearing draws hundreds

LINCOLN CITY, Ind. (AP) — Hundreds of people filled a southern Indiana high school auditorium for a state agency’s hearing on a proposed $2.5...