Sen.-elect Brian Buchanan (R-Lebanon) became the state senator for Senate District 7 after taking the oath of office on Monday, Feb. 12. He was sworn in by Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush.

On Tuesday, February 6 at approximately 3:57 p.m., the Newton County Sheriff’s Office responded to a four-vehicle crash on State Road 10 near County Road 650 West.

LAPORTE — The Lady Kougars must have felt they were staring into a funhouse mirror image of themselves on Saturday, Feb. 10 when they took on the Lake Central Lady Indians in the first game of the LaPorte Regional — only is was a slightly bigger, slightly taller version of the Kougars. The K…

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Seven Oaks Classical School will be having a public information meeting 4 p.m. Saturday at the Ellettsville branch of the Monroe County Public Library.

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The Bloomington Volunteer Network will offer the Nonprofit Board Certificate Seminar 1-5 p.m. Thursday in the city council chambers of City Hall, 401 N. Morton St.


NEW DELHI (AP) — The eldest son of President Donald Trump has arrived in India to help sell luxury apartments and lavish attention on wealthy Indians who have already bought units in several Trump-branded developments.


HONG KONG (AP) — HSBC says its annual pretax profits rose by 11 percent on strong earnings from Asia, in the latest sign that the London-based global bank's restructuring to focus even more on the region is reaping further dividends.

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Chris Grady was a theater kid counting down the days until he reported for duty in the U.S. Army this summer, when a gunman opened fire at his school. As he huddled in his classroom at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last Wednesday listening to shots ring out nearb…

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A Republican state senator who shouted at University of Idaho students in the Capitol to lobby for a birth control bill on Monday now faces an ethics complaint after a tweet from an account presenting as the lawmaker's directed students to discuss "killing babies" with a …

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — From the confines of his golf club, President Donald Trump offered support for a limited strengthening of federal background checks on gun purchases Monday while staying largely mum in the last few days about the victims of the Florida school massacre and the esc…

“In the end, our society will be defined not only by what we create but by what we refuse to destroy.” John Sawhill,

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — While Russian officials scoff at a U.S. indictment charging 13 Russians with meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, several people who worked at the same St. Petersburg "troll factory" say they think the criminal charges are well-founded.