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Greenfield mayor dies after suffering liver cancer
The mayor of a central Indiana city has died just days after his family said he had ended treatment for a recurrence of liver cancer and was in home hospice care.
Pence looks to expand education overhaul
Gov. Mike Pence is asking Indiana lawmakers to approve more aid for charter schools, school vouchers for preschool-aqe children and a host of other measures that build on the sweeping education changes approved in 2011.
State extends Healthy Indiana Plan through April
More than 10,000 low-income Indiana residents who participate in a state-run insurance plan will be able to keep their benefits through April.
- Big tech companies lash out at government snooping WASHINGTON (AP) — Silicon Valley is escalating pressure on President Barack Obama to curb the U.S. government surveillance programs that vacuum personal information off the Internet and threaten the technology industry's financial livelihood. A coal
- Trial begins in Montana newlywed killing case MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Cody Johnson was head over heels for his new wife, but Jordan Graham was having serious doubts that came to a head when Johnson fell to his death during an argument on a steep cliff in Glacier National Park, prosecutors said Mo
- Hagel orders airlift for Central African Republic DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered the U.S. military to transport troops from Burundi into the Central African Republic to help quell the latest upsurge in violence there. Hagel approved the order after speaking with French
- Attorney confirms Wis. snuggle business has closed MADISON, Wis. (AP) — So much for snuggling in Wisconsin. The owner of Madison's new Snuggle House has decided to shut it down just three weeks after it opened, choosing to pack up his pillows and beds under intense scrutiny from city officials who q
- 24 more Ind. school districts join lawsuit vs. IRS INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The state attorney general's office says two dozen more school districts have joined a lawsuit filed by the state of Indiana and 15 other school districts in October against the Internal Revenue Service challenging rules it impose
- Teen hero, 16, fatally shot in Indiana home NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Court records show a 20-year-old Noblesville man is facing preliminary charges of criminal recklessness in the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old girl who thought the handgun wasn't loaded. Police say Aubrey Peters of Noblesvil
- State sells plane, cuts higher ed. amid shortfall INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Mike Pence is selling the state plane and asking agencies to cut spending as Indiana deals with a surprise $141 million budget shortfall, he said Monday. State agencies will have to cut their budgets an additional 1.5 percen
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