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Indiana Senate panel advances abortion bill on parental rights

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An abortion bill meant to strengthen parental rights could make it harder for pregnant minors seeking to obtain the procedure through a judicial waiver.Read more

Vaping law 'fix' advances at the Statehouse

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A state Senate panel has advanced a bill to drastically overhaul the state's vaping industry law that granted a monopoly to one company and sparked an FBI probe last summer.Read more

Protesters at Dakota Access Pipeline ordered to leave by Wednesday afternoon

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The Army Corps of Engineers has told several hundred protesters at a protest camp near the build site that they must leave by 2 p.m. Wednesday.Read more


Inner-Elvis: Indiana Attorney General goes from politician to Presley

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At the Indiana Statehouse, Curtis Hill is all business, doing the work as the state's new Attorney General.Read more

Bill protecting prayer in schools moves forward

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A bill that makes sure school corporations don’t discriminate against students for their religious expression and allows students to pray during school hours advanced at the Statehouse Tuesday.Read more

10 detained illegally crossing from US to Canada

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Ten people were detained Monday morning as they crossed illegally from the United States into Canada.Read more

Deadline approaches to apply for Indiana Supreme Court

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The deadline for attorneys to apply to become an Indiana Supreme Court justice is noon on March 3.Read more

Government shutdown looms if legislators can't agree on budget

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While a shutdown deadline has a few weeks to go, the huge measure looms as an unpleasant reality check for Trump and Republicans controlling Congress.Read more

Tuesday, 2/21 at the Statehouse: Sanctuary campuses, 'abortion reversal' takes a step back

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Sanctuary campuses come to the Statehouse Tuesday, and the so-called "abortion reversal" bill goes back to committee.Read more

Conservative group cancels speech by Yiannopoulos

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Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos has been disinvited to this year's Conservative Political Action Conference after his attempt to clarify past comments on relationships between boys and older men fell flat with organizers.Read more

Indiana GOP sending abortion bill back to committee again

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Indiana House Republicans are taking the unusual step of reassigning an abortion bill back to the same panel that narrowly approved the measure last week.Read more

Indiana lawmakers consider school prayer measure

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Indiana public school students could pray aloud in a public forum under a measure lawmakers are considering.Read more