Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Speeches, marches mark Martin Luther King anniversary

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Fifty years after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated, the civil rights leader’s family and admirers were marking...

Teachers put politicians on notice

High-profile activities put red-state Republican legislators on the defensive By SEAN MURPHY Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A teacher rebellion in red states from West Virginia...

Trump and Putin may meet at the White House

By KEN THOMAS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it is amenable to a White House meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian...

President seeks law to close immigration ‘loophole’

By JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration officials said they’re crafting a new legislative package aimed at closing immigration “loopholes” after the president...

King’s heirs struggle with his killing a half-century later

By ERRIN HAINES WHACK AP National Writer ATLANTA (AP) — On April 4, 1968, a movement lost its patriarch when the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr....

Indiana to provide $125M for local railroad safety projects

CHESTERTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana’s transportation authority will provide at least $125 million in matching grants to local governments that undertake railroad safety projects....

Friends step up, restore car

DANVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Several volunteers helped restore a car for a World War II veteran who was cheated by someone he paid more...

Columbus farmer casts wary eye on Trump policies

By SCOTT L. MILEY CNHI Statehouse Bureau COLUMBUS — From his farm in southern Indiana, Dan Fleming is monitoring a potential trade war and other...

Private firm finds farmers’ optimism rising

Minneapolis – Nationwide, U.S. farmers have become positive about both their current situation and their future, pushing the DTN/The Progressive Farmer Agriculture Confidence Index...

Spring has not sprung anywhere around the state

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Cool temperatures and steady precipitation for the greater part of the week left fields saturated, according to Greg Matli, Indiana...