Saturday, February 23, 2019

Should teachers be armed?

Gunshot at Georgia school ignites debate By JEFF MARTIN and ALINA HARTOUNIAN Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — When a gunshot was fired from a classroom in the...

House backs $675 billion spending bill for Pentagon

By MATTHEW DALY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday approved a $675 billion spending bill for the Defense Department that includes a 2.6...

Sunday alcohol sales could happen soon

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana residents may be able to buy carryout alcohol on Sundays sooner than first expected after a House panel voted ...

Emanuel won’t run again to be Chicago’s mayor

CHICAGO (AP) — Rahm Emanuel, whose tumultuous tenure as Chicago mayor included an infamous police shooting and a surge in violent crime, said in...

13-year-old school shooter expected to plead guilty today

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A 13-year-old boy accused of shooting and wounding a classmate and a teacher at their suburban Indianapolis school was expected...

Las Vegas police seeking soccer star Ronaldo’s DNA in rape case

By KEN RITTER Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo is being asked by police to provide a DNA sample in an investigation of a...

Americans, Canadians warned to avoid eating romaine lettuce

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials in the U.S. and Canada told people Tuesday to stop eating romaine lettuce because of a new E....

Snow falling across upper Midwest leaves roads treacherous

CHICAGO (AP) — A winter storm moving across the Great Lakes that’s forecast to drop about a foot of snow in some areas created...

Indiana bike park working on wider, more accessible trail for users

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A bike park in western Indiana has begun work on a wider course that’ll accommodate off-road wheel chairs and...

Ag secretary: Tariffs could have hurt worse

By DAVE KOLPACK Associated Press FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Agricultural Secretary Sonny Perdue said Friday that while he’s as anxious as farmers are about President Donald...