Saturday, March 23, 2019

Kansas hopes to revive proof-of-citizenship voting law

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal appeals court will hear arguments Monday over the constitutionality of a struck-down Kansas law that...

A real fish tale:

Central Nine Career Center students get hands-on with aquaponics system By MAGEN KRITSCH Daily Journal of Johnson County Swiss chard, jalapeño peppers and lettuce grow in clay...

Pope begs forgiveness for the ’irreparable’ harm of sex abuse

By PETERPRENGAMAN and NICOLE WINFIELD Associated Press SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Pope Francis begged for forgiveness Tuesday for the “irreparable damage” done to children who were raped...

Six more weeks of winter — or so the rodent says

The handlers of Punxsutawney Phil said the furry rodent has called for six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow ...

Prosecutor says Trump remarks were ‘ghoulish’

By RICK CALLAHAN Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana prosecutor blasted President Donald Trump on Wednesday for politicizing the case of an immigrant illegally living...

Indy ending contract for electric vehicle fleet

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The city of Indianapolis is ending a contract for an electric municipal vehicle fleet. WXIN-TV reports administration of Mayor Joe Hogsett has...

Sunday alcohol sales coming to Indiana after Legislature’s OK

By AILEEN CHUANG Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s decades old ban on selling carryout alcohol on Sundays will soon be history after the Legislature signed...

Payday lending bill killed in committee

Proposal, passed by House, would have allowed interest rates as high as 222% By AILEEN CHUANG Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The chairman on an Indiana Senate...

House OKs ‘Dreamers’ licensing

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Young immigrants often referred to as “Dreamers” would no longer be prohibited from obtaining professional licenses under emergency legislation approved Monday...

South Bend settles lawsuit

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The city of South Bend agreed to pay a man $15,000 to end a federal lawsuit alleging that a...