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- Boston company plans S. Ind. hydroelectric project INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Boston-based company announced plans Thursday to retrofit and reactivate a long-idle southern Indiana hydroelectric power plant in a $12 million project that's expected to generate enough electricity to power more than 2,000 hom
- Tesla opens N. Indiana car-charging stations MISHAWAKA, Ind. (AP) — Tesla Motors has opened two charging stations in northern Indiana as it works to establish a nationwide network for its electric cars. The new charging stations for the Tesla Model S electric car opened Wednesday in Mishawaka
- Mysterious 'white widow' eludes police in Africa AYLESBURY, England (AP) — She is called the most wanted woman in the world, a suspected terrorist charged with plotting to blow up resort hotels in Kenya packed with Christmas tourists, a Westerner who wrote an ode praising Osama bin Laden, a jihadis
- Time uncertain for repairs to damaged Ind. schools LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Administrators don't know yet how long it will take to repair two schools near Lafayette that were badly damaged by severe storms last month. Nearly 1,000 students from Southwestern Middle School and Mintonye Elementary School
- NW Ind. commission OKs proposed Illiana Expressway PORTAGE, Ind. (AP) — A proposed 47-mile toll road that would link northwest Indiana and Chicago's south suburbs passed a key hurdle Thursday when a regional planning board voted in favor of it, clearing the way for it to be submitted for federal appr
- Family feud: Boehner takes on GOP critics on right WASHINGTON (AP) — After years of bitter friction within Republican circles, House Speaker John Boehner is lashing out against hard-line conservative and tea party groups — the latest GOP establishment figure to join the increasingly public battle roi
Church flier targets Indiana marriage amendment
A prominent Indiana conservative group has distributed a flier to churches around the state making dire predictions if a state constitutional amendment banning gay marriage isn't adopted.
Ohio school workers' hearing set after rape case
A court hearing could provide details of allegations against school workers charged with lying and interfering with investigators following the rape of a 16-year-old girl by two eastern Ohio high school football players.
Simon Property plans strip mall business spinoff
Markland Mall operator Simon Property Group Inc. plans to spin off to its shareholders a business that operates strip malls and smaller enclosed malls so it can focus on bigger malls and premium outlets.
- DNR warns public to beware of thin ice on ponds INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources is warning Indiana residents to beware of thin ice on ponds and lakes despite recent cold temperatures. DNR officials say every year people drown after falling through ice. As ice begins t
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