State & National News

State & National News

Purdue extends tuition freeze

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University will continue to hold tuition costs at 2012 levels through the 2018-19 academic year. Purdue says school President...

Tornado carries wedding memories across state line

CROSSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Mementoes of a southern Illinois couple’s wedding and engagement have been found nearly 50 miles away after a tornado tore...

Four killed in bus-train crash in Mississippi

By KEVIN MCGILL and JEFF AMY Associated Press BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — A freight train crashed into a bus full of Texas tourists visiting Gulf Coast...

Pence used private email server for state business — and it was hacked

By KEN THOMAS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence used a private email account to conduct public business as Indiana’s governor, according to...

Sessions recusal portends more pressure about Russia

By ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions may not have been clear about his contacts with Russian officials during the 2016...

Pasztor allegedly killed her kids to save them

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana woman told detectives she smothered her two young children to death because she feared they would be tortured...

Weather service confirms strength of tornado in Indiana

MITCHELL, Ind. (AP) — The National Weather Service says surveys have confirmed tornado damage in parts of Indiana from storms that hit the Midwest...

Holdman: Still a ways to go

Sen. Travis Holdman, R-Markle, is still hopeful his bill to significantly increase funding for pre-kindergarten programs will provide the amounts he and Gov. Eric...

Senate passes pre-K funding plan

By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republicans who control the Statehouse are deeply divided on how — or if — Indiana should move forward...

Trump gives GOP leaders rallying cry, roadmap for change

By ERICA WERNER AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump gave Republican congressional leaders a rallying cry and even a roadmap as they try...