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ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — 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,…

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The Jasper County Superior Court held a hearing Wednesday, July 13, where a motion was made to consolidate and join the trials of defendants Yonatan Ramirez-Diaz, 20, Edwin Marquina-Valesquez,…

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Two Rensselaer residents were arrested on Wednesday after police found what they believed to be an active methamphetamine lab in the cab of the suspects’ pickup truck as it traveled through Ne…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he wants to lure Democratic lawmakers to sign on to a Republican-crafted tax overhaul plan. But negotiators must deal with the reality that any handouts to Democrats quickly could turn into turn-offs for the GOP.

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OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A third round of NAFTA renegotiations has begun with chief negotiators from Canada, the U.S. and Mexico meeting in the Canadian capital.

I’m a Baby Boomer, and I grew up in the 1960s hating the establishment. I never wanted to “work for the man,” but having a family and paying the bills forced me to compromise and work for a large employer. Or, as my parents called it, “Get a real job.”

My latest foray into fitness found me attempting a Pilates barre class. Although taught at a Pilates studio, barre is a dynamic fusion of Pilates, ballet and isometric and isotonic exercises. Its original iteration was created by Lotte Berk, a German dancer who suffered a back injury and combined her dance conditioning with rehabilitative therapy.

My latest foray into fitness found me attempting a Pilates barre class. Although taught at a Pilates studio, barre is a dynamic fusion of Pilates, ballet and isometric and isotonic exercises. Its original iteration was created by Lotte Berk, a German dancer who suffered a back injury and combined her dance conditioning with rehabilitative therapy.

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My latest foray into fitness found me attempting a Pilates barre class. Although taught at a Pilates studio, barre is a dynamic fusion of Pilates, ballet and isometric and isotonic exercises. Its original iteration was created by Lotte Berk, a German dancer who suffered a back injury and combined her dance conditioning with rehabilitative therapy.

MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (AP) — Republicans in Michigan, where Donald Trump triumphantly stamped the election last year, are giving the president mixed reviews nine months into his term in light of the all-but-dead effort to undo the Obama-era health care law.

ST. LOUIS (AP) — An undercover police officer and an Air Force lieutenant were among the 120 people who were forcibly arrested last weekend when police began clearing downtown St. Louis streets during protests over the acquittal of a white former officer in the killing of a black suspect.

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

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hundreds of architects and engineers are rushing to do triage, diagnose and classify some very worrisome patients: the thousands of buildings in Mexico City that have suffered cracks of varying size and seriousness in the 7.1 magnitude quake that struck on Sept. 19.

One song keeps coming to my mind today. “It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas.” But the front-page writers said it before I did. Just thinking about it doesn’t count, but actions tell it better than words. A big “thank you” to the city workers for getting the Christmas lights up, thus…

Happy “end of November” friends. (Well, almost.) Just wondering how my favorite folks are doing today. Hope your week is going great and that your list of chores is beginning to dwindle just a little.