State & National News

State & National News

Sanders: If Clinton thinks race is over, she’s wrong

By KEN THOMAS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders said Tuesday that his primary bid against Hillary Clinton was far from over, pointing to his...

Indiana pushing Illiana toll road

MUNSTER, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Department of Transportation has agreed to pay to make changes to an environmental impact statement to try to...

Explorers plan visit to shipwreck

BOSTON (AP) — Nearly six decades after 46 people died when the Andrea Doria sank to the sea floor following a violent collision with...

Indiana’s growing around the middle

Population increase is centered in Indy area INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — New census estimates show the Indianapolis metropolitan area includes four of the five fastest-growing counties...

National Spelling Bee ends in tie, winners include youngest ever

By BEN NUCKOLS Associated Press OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The words were tougher. The final rounds lasted longer. The result was the same. The Scripps National...

NPR employee dies on assignment

WASHINGTON (AP) — David Gilkey, a veteran news photographer and video editor for National Public Radio, and an Afghan translator, Zabihullah Tamanna, were killed...

From ‘Dukes’ fame to studio owner, Schneider is doing what he wants

By CHEVEL JOHNSON Associated Press HOLDEN, La. (AP) — It's taken decades, but an actor best known for his role on “The Dukes of Hazzard” TV...

Different responses from Trump and Clinton

By JULIE PACE, JILL COLVIN and LISA LERER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton outlined dramatically different proposals for combating terrorism and gun...

Newly found blood vials allow for 9/11 funeral

By FRANK ELTMAN Associated Press ST. JAMES, N.Y. (AP) — Thousands of firefighters in their dress blues stood at attention and saluted Friday as a flag-draped...

2 Floridas emerge in attitudes toward LGBT community

By BRENDAN FARRINGTON Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's Key West is one of the most gay-friendly places in the country. The Florida Panhandle —...