State & National News

State & National News

Pressure’s on: Indiana Senate delays LGBT protections legislation

By ARIC CHOKEY Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana senators have another day before they debate any changes to a bill that would protect lesbian, gay...

‘Baby box’ rules weren’t followed, legislator claims

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Department of Health has ignored a law requiring it to prepare guidelines for installing “baby boxes” where...

Avoid overcrowding beef barns

By DARRIN PACK Purdue University WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Beef cattle seeking shelter from harsh winter weather could be at an increased risk of disease in...

If you believe what the rodent says, we’ll have an early spring

If you believe what the rodent says, we’ll have an early spring PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — The handlers of Pennsylvania’s most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil,...

Polls show close GOP, Democratic contests in Iowa

Hawkeye State caucuses tonight are first indicators of presidential candidates’ status By JULIE PACE and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — In a high-stakes...

4 new HIV cases diagnosed in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana State Department of Health says four more people have tested positive for HIV in an area of southern Indiana...