Crossing the line separating Indiana and Illinois sometimes means dealing with different laws and customs. Readers are asked to share ideas for this weekly feature. This week: Distracted driving.

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The Indiana State Police along with Troopers from Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, Michigan and Pennsylvania will be conducting state-wide patrols targeting violations of the “Move Over” laws in…

INDIANAPOLIS – Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) issued the following statement after Speaker of the House Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) called for the state’s first hate crimes …

NEW YORK - Hundreds of demonstrators called for the firing of NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo on the fifth anniversary of Eric Garner's death, and Garner's daughter said she's ready to protest daily if the cop remains on the force. "If he doesn't get fired, we're going to do this every day," Emerald Snipes-Garner told about 300 people as they marched from Foley Square to police headquarters in ...

LOS ANGELES - A Superior Court judge will allow handwriting experts to testify during the murder trial of the eccentric real estate scion Robert Durst but will hold an evidentiary hearing to determine how many - and what they can say. Their testimony will center on an anonymous note mailed to Beverly Hills police around the time Susan Berman was killed in 2000 that listed her Benedict Canyon ...

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is always in search of a new hook to keep his fans engaged, especially one that is likely to offend, gain attention or both. Wednesday night, he got one when the crowd at his rally in North Carolina broke into chants of "send her back" as he began cataloging grievances against Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota. Trump paused and looked on for several ...

DEL MAR, Calif. - Bing Crosby's memory was alive and well at the Del Mar racetrack Wednesday. His grandson, Phil Crosby Jr., sang the track's theme song, "Where The Turf Meets The Surf," before the fourth race. It was recorded in 1938 by Bing Crosby, who co-founded the track and greeted the first fan when it opened in 1937. Phil brought his mother, Peggy Crosby Klugman, along for the ride. ...