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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...

Hoosiers lose lottery prizes as games close

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The private company that’s taken over the Hoosier Lottery’s operation has ended some of the lottery’s games before all the big-money...

Brawl at Sikh temple in Indiana leaves 4 hurt

GREENWOOD, Ind. (AP) — Police say a brawl at a Sikh temple in suburban Indianapolis has left four people with minor injuries. Greenwood Assistant Police...

Cleanup continues at former salvage site

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — The cleanup for a former auto salvage yard in Indiana remains unfinished a dozen years after the state first issued...

Nation’s nastiest GOP primary playing out in Pence’s Indiana

By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — For a glimpse of red-state politics in the era of Donald Trump, look no further than Vice President...