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Robot will be speaker for DePauw University’s lecture series

GREENCASTLE, Ind. (AP) — A robot whose guest appearances include an interview on NBC’s Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon will be a featured speaker...

Kushner’s clearance downgrade could leave him ’flying blind’

By ZEKE MILLER and MATTHEW LEE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — White House senior adviser Jared Kushner has lost his access to the nation’s deepest secrets....

Huntington County schools reorganize amid drop in student count

By Chelsea Boulrisse Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly The Huntington County Community School Corporation is undergoing a “redistricting” for its elementary and middle schools as they experience...

Setting the record straight on tar spot

By NATHAN KLECZEWSKI University of Illinois As we finish our corn harvest in 2018, we have noticed an increasing amount of information pertaining to tar spot...

Report: State’s rate for suicide goes up

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s suicide rate increased more than 30 percent from 1999 to 2016, according to a recent federal report. Centers for Disease Control...

Cold Aprils can mean warm Mays

By ANNA-LISA LACA Farm Journal Milk Online and business editor LENEXA, Kans. — The Corn Belt is currently experiencing a historically cold April, which is delaying planting and...

Indiana voters OK tax hikes in 12 school referendums

ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana voters endorsed all 12 school referendums on Tuesday’s primary election ballot, including measures for property tax increases to boost...

Climate reports project coming changes to state

Models show state’s summer temperatures in 2050 will be more like those of Arkansas and Tennessee today By MICHAEL RESCHKE (Bloomington) Herald-Times Indiana’s forests will likely benefit...

Pope accepts cardinal’s resignation amid scandal

By DAVID CRARY and NICOLE WINFIELD Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis accepted the resignation Friday of Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl after he became entangled...

Herbicide treatments to begin on Tuesday

The Indiana Department of Transportation announced Thursday that herbicide treatments are scheduled for various counties throughout INDOT’s Fort Wayne District, beginning Tuesday, Sept. 4,...