Stories tagged: Indiana
UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 23, 2017, 12:56 P.M.
Indiana store sells winning $435 million Powerball ticket
Lottery officials say the sole winning ticket for an estimated $435 million Powerball jackpot was sold at an Indiana convenience store. The Hoosier Lottery says the ticket was sold at …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 5:28 P.M.
Police: Bodies found in Indiana are those of missing girls
Two bodies found along a northern Indiana stream are those of two teenage girls who went missing Monday and their deaths are being investigated as homicides, authorities said on Wednesday.
THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 6:55 A.M.
Big utilities try to tilt solar energy market in their favor
Indiana’s large utility companies want state lawmakers to pass a law that critics say would muscle out smaller competitors from the emerging solar energy market.
FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017, 10:32 A.M.
Feds say fugitive lived in Oregon under crash victim’s name
Federal authorities say a man charged in the 1999 abduction and sexual assault of a southern Indiana girl assumed the identity of a car crash victim as he avoided arrest …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 7:50 A.M.
They’re ‘Hoosiers’: Government will dump ‘Indianan’ reference
People from Indiana will soon be referred to as Hoosiers in government documents, in part thanks to the state’s new junior senator, Todd Young.
THURSDAY, JAN. 5, 2017, 12:23 P.M.
Indiana mayor joins crowded field to lead national Democrats
An Indiana mayor is joining the crowded field to become the next head of the Democratic National Committee.
THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016, 2:54 P.M.
Carrier factory union chief standing ground against Trump
A local union president slammed by Donald Trump on Twitter stood his ground Thursday, maintaining the president-elect gave false hope to hundreds of workers by inflating the number of jobs …
TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 7:18 A.M.
Authorities: 2 children among 3 dead in Indiana house fire
Authorities say a young woman, her baby and another child have died in a house fire in Indiana. A fourth person has been hospitalized.
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 1:23 P.M.
Trump pledges ‘consequences’ for US firms moving offshore
President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday warned that the government would punish companies seeking to move operations overseas with “consequences,” setting the stage for an unusual level of intervention by the …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 2:43 P.M.
Huge unanswered questions about Trump’s deal with Carrier to save Indiana jobs
We don’t know yet, for certain, how Donald Trump and Mike Pence convinced Carrier to reverse course and decide not to ship close to 1,000 Indiana jobs to Mexico. What …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 1:56 P.M.
Regulators: Illinois doctor’s pill mill supplied 11 states
Illinois regulators have yanked a suburban Chicago doctor’s license for running a cash-only pill mill and prescribing vast amounts of fentanyl and other addictive painkillers to patients in 11 states.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 7:59 A.M.
Carrier says it has deal with Trump to keep jobs in Indiana
Air conditioning company Carrier Corp. says it has reached a deal with President-elect Donald Trump to keep nearly 1,000 jobs in Indiana. Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence plan to …
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 7:08 P.M.
Trump reaches deal with manufacturer to keep jobs from going to Mexico
An Indiana-based manufacturer of air conditioners said Tuesday evening that it has reached an agreement with President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence, the governor of Indiana, to keep …
THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 7:26 P.M.
How is Trump spending Thanksgiving? He says he’s trying save an Indiana factory
President-elect Donald Trump tweeted Thanksgiving morning that he was trying to make good on a campaign promise that a Carrier air conditioning factory in Indiana, and its 1,400 jobs, would …
MONDAY, NOV. 21, 2016, 10:55 A.M.
Authorities: 4 children dead, mom hurt in Indiana house fire
An early morning house fire in central Indiana killed four young sisters and sent their mother and two would-be rescuers to the hospital, authorities said Monday.
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016, 9:13 P.M.
Around the Nation: Middle Tennessee State edges Missouri
The first time Missouri played Middle Tennessee State was Sept. 20, 2003, when the Tigers narrowly defeated the Blue Raiders 41-40 in overtime.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 27, 2016, 12:51 P.M.
Indiana woman accused in deaths of kids believed to be hers
A mother has been arrested on two preliminary counts of murder after two children believed to be her son and daughter were found dead in a vehicle in northern Indiana, …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 22, 2016, 7:30 P.M.
Newsmakers: Indiana dismisses RB facing 2 child molestation charges
Freshman Indiana running back
FRIDAY, AUG. 26, 2016, 8:02 P.M.
Newsmakers: South African judge denies appeal for harsher Pistorius sentence
A South African judge dismissed an appeal by prosecutors for a harsher sentence against
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 7:23 A.M.
Residents dig out after tornadoes strike Indiana, Ohio
A wave of severe storms produced at least a dozen tornadoes in Indiana and Ohio, damaging homes and businesses but causing no serious injuries, authorities said Thursday, as crews worked …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 2:02 P.M.
State police: No serious injuries after Indiana tornadoes
At least two tornadoes struck central Indiana on Wednesday, downing trees and destroying a Starbucks.
TUESDAY, AUG. 2, 2016, 1:14 P.M.
Indiana won’t appeal preliminary abortion law order
Indiana has opted not to appeal a federal judge’s order blocking a state law that would ban abortions sought because of a fetus’ genetic abnormalities.
TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016, 12:26 P.M.
Indiana GOP panel backs Gov. Pence’s preferred successor
Indiana Republican leaders selected Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb on Tuesday to replace Gov. Mike Pence on the November ballot, backing the governor’s preferred successor over two members of Congress who …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2016, 9:07 A.M.
Former Sen. Evan Bayh says he’ll seek Indiana Senate seat again
Democrat Evan Bayh launched a bid Wednesday to recapture the Indiana Senate seat he left six years ago, a move that boosts his party’s chances to pick up the GOP-held …
SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2016, 4:45 P.M.
Indiana town wonders: Who won Mega Millions jackpot worth $540 million?
Residents of a small Indiana town were abuzz with excitement Saturday after learning that the only winning ticket for a Mega Millions jackpot worth an estimated $540 million was sold …
THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016, 10:27 A.M.
Federal judge blocks Indiana abortion law
A federal judge blocked a new Indiana law Thursday that bans abortions sought because of a fetus’ genetic abnormalities.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016, 8:30 P.M.
Man arrested in California faces Indiana charge
An Indiana man facing weapons and ammunitions charges in California after telling officers he was headed to a gay pride event was charged Wednesday in Indiana with child molestation – …
TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2016, 7:49 P.M.
Man going to gay pride event had numerous weapons, police say
Police found a loaded assault rifle with magazines rigged to allow 60 shots to be fired in quick succession, along with 15 pounds of chemicals mixed and ready to explode …
FRIDAY, APRIL 29, 2016, 9:35 A.M.
Ted Cruz getting Indiana governor’s endorsement
In a setback for Donald Trump, Indiana’s governor is endorsing chief rival Ted Cruz before the state’s critical Republican primary contest.
MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2016, 3:33 P.M.
Indiana boy snubbed by peers gets 1,000 birthday cards
More than a 1,000 birthday cards have arrived for an Indiana boy who was disappointed when none of the classmates he invited came to his birthday party.