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Indiana GOP sticks with man-and-woman marriage

By THOMAS B. LANGHORNE Evansville Courier & Press EVANSVILLE — The choice Indiana Republicans made Saturday -- to stick with 2016 platform language saying strong families...

Online posts get student leader banned from graduation

BEECH GROVE, Ind. (AP) — A senior class president has been banned from his high school graduation because of menacing social media posts. WRTV-TV reports...

Addicts testing heroin for purity

By MIKESTOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The newest tool in the fight against opioid overdoses is an inexpensive test strip that can help...

Poison hemlock abounds in state

By KATHLEEN MESSMER (Jasper) Herald Poison hemlock, an invasive species native to Europe, has been rapidly exploding in the area according to Purdue Extension Forester Ron Rathfon....

Man accused of training kids for school attacks

By MORGAN LEE and MARY HUDETZ Associated Press TAOS, N.M. (AP) — A father arrested at a ramshackle New Mexico compound where 11 hungry children were...

Texas police officer is 1 of 2 victims in shooting

RICHARDSON, Texas (AP) — Witnesses said a man suspected in a shooting that killed a police officer shouted “I’m sorry” as he was taken...

Nonprofit launches ad campaign during its abortion clinic appeal

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) —  A Texas-based nonprofit has put up several ads in northern Indiana in response to efforts opposing its proposed abortion...

House speaker ’disturbed’ DCS failed to act

By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana House Speaker Brian Bosma said Monday that he was “disturbed” after finding out that the state’s child...

Authorities: Driver of stolen pickup crashes, dies in chase

COLUMBIA CITY, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say the driver of a stolen pickup truck has died after crashing while leading officers on a chase...

U.S. takes its turn: $50B tariffs on Chinese imports

By PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated its aggressive actions on trade by proposing 25 percent tariffs on...