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Heartland Project: Hoosiers on the race for Governor

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"Old National Road" (Highway 40) has become a bridge from yesterday to tomorrow, so we used it as a barometer for the current race for Governor.Read more

Mom says 12-year-old runs local Colorado Trump effort

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Is a 12-year-old really running Republican Donald Trump's presidential campaign in Jefferson County, Colorado?Read more

GOP subpoenas firms that ran Clinton's private email server

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Congressional Republicans have issued subpoenas to three technology companies that either made or serviced the private email server that Hillary Clinton used while she was secretary of state.Read more

Indiana road funding panel might have private meetings

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Leaders of a state committee reviewing how to pay for future Indiana road improvements say they might work on its proposal during private meetings.Read more

Pence draws rave reviews from inside GOP

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With the Olympics drawing to a close, the race for the White House will be back in the main spotlight Monday, and Indiana governor Mike Pence is drawing rave reviews for his role on the Republican ticket.Read more

Cities calling for change in Indiana redistricting

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The Anderson City Council has become the sixth Indiana municipal legislative body to pass a resolution calling for a citizen panel to take over the drawing of district lines for seats in the U.S. Congress and the General Assembly.Read more

Attorneys argue Indiana death penalty unconstitutional

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Attorneys for a man who faces charges in the deaths of seven women have argued in court filings that the state of Indiana's death penalty law is unconstitutional.Read more

Taking heat, US officials defend $400M cash payment to Iran

Taking heat, US officials defend $400M cash payment to Iran

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The Obama administration on Friday defended its decision to make a $400 million cash delivery to Iran contingent on the release of American prisoners, saying the payment wasn't ransom.Read more

Judge orders Clinton to answer questions on email use

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A federal judge has ordered Hillary Clinton to answer questions in writing from a conservative legal advocacy group about her use of a private email server during her tenure as secretary of state.Read more

Trump visits flood-stricken Louisiana following campaign shake-up

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Donald Trump is showing his softer side as he consoles Louisiana homeowners hit by devastating flooding. Meantime, the campaign released a statement Friday morning saying chairman Paul Manafort has resigned.Read more

Ryan Lochte apologizes for behavior in Rio

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US swimmer Ryan Lochte apologizes for his behavior and "not being more careful or candid" in how he described events.Read more

Gov. Pence files personal financial disclosure form

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Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence has filed a personal financial disclosure form that shows his salary as Indiana governor is his main source of income.Read more