State & National News

State & National News

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...

Pence changes his mind on federal pre-K money

By BRIAN SLODYSKOAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence reversed a previous position and announced on Thursday that he will seek federal money...

Ryan endorses Trump, seeking unity for GOP

By STEVE PEOPLES and SCOTT BAUERAssociated PressJANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan endorsed Donald Trump’s bid for president on Thursday, bringing an end...

Offering haircuts, seeking peace

By Greg SwierczSouth Bend TribuneSOUTH BEND — As James Frison sat in a barber chair on Colfax Avenue near Main Street, Nicole Williams beat...

Opioid overdose is what killed Prince

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Word from authorities that Prince died of an overdose of fentanyl, a powerful opioid that is up to 50 times more...

More than just pests

Mosquitoes carry multiple risks, Indiana health officials warnBy Sophie Harris(Martinsville) Reporter-TimesThe Indiana Department of Health is urging Hoosiers to take precaution this summer to...

Trump says Trump University judge has an ‘absolute conflict’

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump said that the federal judge presiding over a lawsuit brought by former Trump University students has an “absolute...

Protesters go after Trump backers at rally

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A group of protesters attacked Donald Trump supporters who were leaving the presidential candidate’s rally in San Jose on...

Report: Ease hassles in hearing loss care

By LAURAN NEERGAARDAP Medical WriterWASHINGTON (AP) — Treating hearing loss shouldn’t be such a pricey hassle. That’s the message from a prestigious government advisory...

Purdue center, Amish dog breeders creating standards

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A Purdue University center and commercial dog breeders from southern Indiana’s Amish community are working to create standards meant to...