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New witnesses emerge in Wood’s 1981 death

LOS ANGELES (AP) — New witnesses have emerged in the 1981 drowning of actress Natalie Wood, prompting investigators to deem it a “suspicious death”...

Is this good news?

Indiana State Police report says fewer meth labs being seized, perhaps because more people using heroin instead By APRILE RICKERT (Jeffersonville & New Albany) News and Tribune SOUTHERN...

A surprise no one wants

Flu means big medical bills even with insurance coverage By TOM MURPHY AP Health Writer This winter’s nasty flu season may smack patients with a financial side...

State gun bill under scrutiny

By AILEEN CHUANG Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Democrats objected to a proposal approved by an Indiana Senate committee Wednesday that would eliminate fees and make...

Board OKs plan to build a mosque in Carmel

CARMEL, Ind. (AP) — A local board has voted to approve an Islamic congregation’s plan to build a mosque amid opposition from residents of...

In North Carolina, industrial farming goes on trial

By ALLEN G. BREED and MICHAEL BIESECKER Associated Press WILLARD, N.C. (AP) — Terry “Pap” Adams says he was out in the backyard, tinkering on one of...

Mississippi poised to pass most-restrictive abortion law in nation

By JEFF AMY and SARAH MEARHOFF Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi lawmakers on Thursday passed what would be the nation’s most restrictive abortion law,...

State lawmakers send final bills to Holcomb’s desk

By AILEEN CHUANG Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s legislative session descended into chaos in its final minutes as Republicans who dominate the Statehouse struggled to...

House Speaker aims for short special legislative session

By AILEEN CHUANG Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s special session in May could be a one-day job in which lawmakers only take up bills that...

President seeks law to close immigration ‘loophole’

By JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration officials said they’re crafting a new legislative package aimed at closing immigration “loopholes” after the president...