Investors, farmers guessing as shutdown delays crop reports

By SCOTT McFETRIDGE Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced last week that it must delay the release of key...

Facebook’s remedy to Russian meddling? Send out a postcard

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office. Baffled...

Video shows massacre suspect punching self, speaking softly

By TERRY SPENCER Associated Press SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday released hours of video interrogation of Florida’s school shooting suspect, footage showing the young...

It’s tick season, and state issues warning

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana health officials are urging people to take precautions against tick bites now that warmer weather has arrived. The small, blood-sucking...

China push to end reliance on U.S. tech at trade fight’s core

BEIJING (AP) - Chinese telecoms giant ZTE Corp.’s brush with death after Washington barred it from buying U.S. components was a stark reminder that...

Pelosi wins; Trump will delay his speech

By KEVIN FREKING, MATTHEW DALY and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he is postponing his State of the Union address...

Ag experts troubled by GOP Senate candidates’ tariff talk

By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s three Republican Senate candidates continue to voice support for President Donald Trump’s trade brinkmanship with China, even...

Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years for sexual assault

By MARYCLAIRE DALE and MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — At an age when other Hollywood stars are settling into retirement and collecting lifetime-achievement...

Congress struggles with Trump-Putin response

By LISA MASCARO AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is producing an unusual outpouring of bills, resolutions and new sanctions proposals to push back at President...

Extension sought for veterans’ medical hyperbaric treatment

By Scott L. Miley CNHI Statehouse Bureau (Anderson) Herald Bulletin INDIANAPOLIS — Military veterans with persistent posttraumatic stress disorder could lose access to a promising medical hyperbaric...