It is said that having a pet provides many days of joy and happiness and at least one day of sorrow. The loss of a fur baby can be as difficult as the death of a human family member or friend, with each individual processing the grief differently.

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: Revenge porn.

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A five-term state representative who this year aided Griffith's efforts to secede from Calumet Township, and previously helped derail a proposed constitutional amendment banning gay marriage, is resigning from the Indiana House.

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A four-term central Indiana congresswoman, who competed against Gov. Eric Holcomb for the 2016 Republican gubernatorial nomination, announced Friday that she will not seek re-election next year to the U.S. House — or run for any other office.

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State Rep. Chris Chyung, D-Dyer, is hosting six, 90-minute town hall meetings this month to discuss infrastructure improvements coming to the 15th House District and to recap the accomplishments of the 2019 Indiana General Assembly.

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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 …

WASHINGTON - Bryce Harper will have to wait another day to see if his old fans have changed their outlook on him. Monday night's series opener against the Nationals was postponed after a 2-hour, 55-minute rain delay. The game will be made up on Wednesday as part of a split-doubleheader. The first game will begin at 1:05 followed by the second game at 7:05 p.m. The Phillies will return Tuesday ...

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera, scheduled to appear Monday afternoon in Atlantic City Municipal Court on charges that he assaulted his girlfriend inside a casino, has waived his initial appearance, according to court officials. On Monday afternoon, Major League Baseball announced that it had extended Herrera's administrative leave, which was set to expire Monday, ...

LONDON - He's admitted smoking opium, pledged to revive the most unpopular plan in the history of Britain's Parliament and acknowledged that he has many weaknesses and a lot to learn. But Rory Stewart, the rank outsider in the contest to become Britain's next leader, is suddenly winning support and giving his bigger-name rivals a reason to worry. Officials working for three better-known ...

SAN DIEGO - It's a scene right out of "The Lorax" by Dr. Seuss: All that's left is the trunk. A century-old Monterey Cypress tree in La Jolla's Ellen Browning Scripps Park - thought by many locals to be the inspiration for the foliage in Seuss' 1971 story about ecological devastation - fell down last Thursday. City officials are investigating the cause. "The tree was not dead at the time it ...