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Fed leaves interest rates alone

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve achieved an inflation milestone this week, but that isn’t likely to alter expectations for what...

High GDDs accelerate crop progress

EAST LANSING, Mich. — High temperatures and scattered rains continued to push crop progress ahead of schedule, according to Greg Matli, State Statistician, USDA,...

Courthouse bombing unsolved after 20 years

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities have yet to name a suspect or make an arrest 20 years after someone attempted to bomb a northwestern...

Fort Wayne Farm Show slated for three-day run

The Fort Wayne Farm Show will be held Tuesday through Thursday, Jan.  16 through 18, at the Allen County War Memorial  Coliseum. Hours will...

Wayne County jail starts off-site video visitation

RICHMOND, Ind. (AP) — A jail in eastern Indiana is introducing off-site video visitations with inmates. Visitors starting Monday can visit with a Wayne County...

Noblesville’s city parks now have lightning detectors

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana city hopes to keep visitors to its parks safe from lightning strikes with a system that detects...

Township merger bill advances out of committee

By SCOTT L. MILEY CNHI Statehouse Bureau (Logansport) Pharos-Tribune INDIANAPOLIS — Legislation that would force small townships to merge with larger neighboring townships is moving through the...

Kushner Cos. filed false documents on rent-regulated tenants — report

NEW YORK (AP) — When the Kushner Cos. bought three apartment buildings in a gentrifying neighborhood of Queens in 2015, most of the tenants...

Funds from group refused by schools

By COLLIN BINKLEY Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Seventeen public health schools in the U.S. and Canada pledged Thursday to refuse research money from a new...

Pretrial diversion sees fewer participants

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University’s pretrial diversion program had a record low number this year of offenders who tried to work off misdemeanors...