Government shutdown cancels Jan. 10 hearing on tainted East Chicago site

EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — The federal government shutdown has forced the cancellation of a public hearing on a cleanup proposal for the site...

Trump to take case for border wall to prime time audience

By MATTHEW DALY, CATHERINE LUCEY and JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will argue to the nation Tuesday night that a “crisis” at the...

Holcomb to talk about hate crimes law, school money

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb says he’ll talk about the need for a state hate crimes law during his State of the...

Early 2020 Democratic field puts diversity in spotlight

Of those who said they are running for president, four are women, one is African-American, one is Latino, and one is openly gay By JUANA...

FBI finds no specific motive in Vegas shooting

By KEN RITTER and MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — The high-stakes gambler responsible for the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history sought...

Unhappy with deal, Trump doesn’t expect a shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under mounting pressure from his own party, President Donald Trump appears to be grudgingly leaning toward accepting an agreement...

Chicago’s vast camera network helped in Smollett investigation

By TAMMY WEBBER Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Police tapped into Chicago’s vast network of surveillance...

Omar’s Israel remarks expose Democrats’ simmering divisions

By LAURIE KELLMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Back in January, the Democrats welcomed their brash...

Indiana mental health plan for students draws ire of conservatives

Indiana mental health plan for students draws ire of conservatives  Senate Bill 266 lets schools, parents opt out of...

Health officials worry paralyzing illness may grow more common

By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — One morning last fall, 4-year-old Joey...