State & National News

State & National News

Missing Tennessee girl and teacher found in California

By SHEILA BURKEAssociated PressCOLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) — After being missing for more than a month, a 15-year-old Tennessee girl was found near a cabin...

Anti-Trump protests taxing D.C.’s administrative infrastructure

By BEN NUCKOLSAssociated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — The major protests in Washington that have greeted President Donald Trump’s first year in office are set to...

Relatives of slain teen say double-killing will be solved

DELPHI, Ind. (AP) — The grandparents of one of two teenage girls slain during a winter hiking trip say they still believe investigators will...

Bill lets governor, not Indiana voters, pick schools chief

By DARCY COSTELLOAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana legislators sent Gov. Eric Holcomb a measure Tuesday that would eventually give the governor authority to appoint...

Facebook killer takes his life as police close in

By MIKE HOUSEHOLDER and MARK GILLISPIEAssociated PressERIE, Pa. (AP) — The man who randomly gunned down a Cleveland retiree and posted video of the crime...

Videos show desperation of suspect in Facebook video killing

By MARK GILLISPIEAssociated PressCLEVELAND (AP) — The suspect in the random killing of a retiree posted on Facebook made his living mentoring teens in...

Decatur turning dead trees into wood sculptures

DECATUR, Ind. (AP) — A small city in northeastern Indiana is becoming creative with its dead trees by hiring an artist to turn the...

Senate sends DNA collection bill to Holcomb

By DARCY COSTELLOAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana senators voted Thursday to allow DNA swabs to be taken upon a person’s felony arrest rather than...

U.S. hammers ISIS tunnel complex in Afghanistan with huge bomb

By ROBERT BURNSAP National Security WriterWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. forces in Afghanistan on Thursday struck an Islamic State tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan with...

Closing St. Joseph’s College faces lawsuit from faculty

RENSSELAER, Ind. (AP) — Tenured faculty members from a northwest Indiana college that’s slated to close have filed a lawsuit alleging the college breached...