Stories tagged: Indiana
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 11:47 a.m.
Indiana vague about reasons for withholding Pence’s emails
Indiana officials are refusing to release an indeterminate number of emails from private AOL.com accounts Mike Pence used as governor, and they’re not saying whether the vice president’s lawyers influenced …
Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 1:32 p.m.
Federal judge permanently blocks Indiana abortion limits
A federal judge permanently struck down provisions of an Indiana law passed last year that would have banned abortions sought due to fetal genetic abnormalities and required that aborted fetuses …
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
VP Pence to flex fundraising muscle for Republicans
Vice President Mike Pence went home to Indiana on Friday to pressure the state’s lone Democratic senator to support a GOP tax overhaul. He’ll bounce to Alabama on Monday, campaigning …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Double Hat Bandit arrested for bank robberies in Spokane, six other states
The “Double Hat Bandit” suspected of robbing banks in Spokane and six other states has been captured in Indiana, according to the FBI.
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
Pence making tax reform case in Indiana with eye on Donnelly
Vice President Mike Pence will make the Republican case for a federal tax code overhaul during a speech Friday in his home state of Indiana.
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 8:57 a.m.
FBI: 1 hurt when pipe bomb explodes at Indiana post office
A postal worker was injured when a pipe bomb exploded at a post office in northwestern Indiana, and the FBI said Thursday it is investigating whether it was an act …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
J.K. Dobbins, Ohio State run over Indiana in opener
J.K. Dobbins broke Ohio State’s freshman record by rushing for 181 yards in his college debut, J.T. Barrett threw three touchdown passes and the second-ranked Buckeyes pulled away to beat …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
Indiana man charged with abusing 14-year-old Montana girl
A 29-year-old Indiana man who started a crowdfunding site to raise money so he could travel to Montana to be with his 14-year-old “fiancee” is charged with felony sexual abuse …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 2:33 p.m.
Pence calls Donald Trump a ‘champion’ of inner cities
Vice President Mike Pence on Friday called Donald Trump a “great champion” of America’s inner cities.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 10:17 a.m.
Judge: IBM owes Indiana $78M for failed welfare automation
IBM owes Indiana $78 million in damages stemming from the company’s failed effort to automate much of the state’s welfare services, a judge has ruled in a long-running dispute.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
Pence hands over AOL emails from time as Indiana’s governor
Vice President Mike Pence has turned over emails from a private AOL.com account he used to conduct official business while he was Indiana’s governor.
Wed., July 26, 2017, 9:51 a.m.
Sheriff’s deputy suspended after police dog dies in hot car
An Indiana sheriff’s deputy has been suspended following the death of a police dog that he left for hours inside a hot patrol car.
UPDATED: Sun., July 16, 2017, 1:11 p.m.
Canceled $30K wedding becomes dinner for Indiana homeless
An Indiana woman didn’t want her canceled $30,000 wedding to go to waste, so she threw a party for the homeless.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 10:04 a.m.
Indiana police investigating sex abuse video posted online
Northern Indiana police say a number of people have viewed and shared on social media a video showing “heinous” sexual abuse of a high school student.
Mon., March 27, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
New Indiana coach, Archie Miller, delivers all right words in introduction
New Indiana coach Archie Miller intends to win the in-state recruiting battles and bring back a defense-first philosophy to the tradition-rich program.
Sun., March 26, 2017, 12:30 p.m.
Carrier deal touted by Trump unusual for Indiana
The deal brokered by President Donald Trump to stem job losses at a Carrier Corp. factory in Indianapolis is unusual for the state of Indiana as it offers $7 million …
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
Couple caught in Wyoming with 48 pounds of marijuana bought in Oregon
Southern Wyoming police say a couple arrested in possession of 48 pounds of marijuana purchased in Oregon was planning on selling it in Indiana.
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Indiana winner of $435M Powerball jackpot stays anonymous
An Indiana man who won last month’s $435.3 million Powerball jackpot has chosen to remain anonymous, collecting the 10th largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history through a limited liability corporation, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Pence fought against releasing records as Indiana governor
Vice President Mike Pence repeatedly stonewalled media requests to view public records when he was Indiana’s governor, including emails about state business distributed from a private AOL account that was …
UPDATED: Thu., 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: Wed., 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.
Thu., 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.
Fri., 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: Thu., 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.
Thu., 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.
Thu., 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 …
Tue., 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.
Thu., 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 …
Wed., 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 …
Wed., 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.