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US Steel idles Indiana mill due to lack of ore

GARY, Ind. (AP) — U.S. Steel has temporarily halted steelmaking at its massive northwestern Indiana mill because the ice-covered Great Lakes have cut off the mill’s access to vital iron ore. The company says in […]

04/05/2014

Certified industrial hygienist Gary Siebenschuh, left, and assistant Courtney Van Stolk preparing to enter a house that was once used as a clandestine methamphetamine lab in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz).

Cleaning up homes with meth labs growing industry

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A tall man and a slender woman wiggled into their white hazardous materials suits, putting on protective masks and gloves before venturing into the dark, two-story home where police say a […]

12/27/2013

A framed plaque with a photograph of a scene from the 1946 film "It's  A Wonderful Life" starring Jimmy Stewart, left, and a Hollywood star on display at the Jimmy Stewart Museum in Indiana, Pa. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Jimmy Stewart museum rebounds from adversity

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — For a time it looked like the Jimmy Stewart Museum wasn’t going to make it. It’s in the actor’s hometown of Indiana, Pennsylvania, far from Los Angeles, where more tourists would […]

12/24/2013

Musician John Mellencamp, left, and writer Stephen King at a press preview of the musical "Ghost Brothers of Darkland County" at the Indiana University Auditorium in Bloomington, Ind. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

‘Hybrid’ King-Mellencamp musical kicks off tour

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A musical production that’s a result of a collaboration between rocker John Mellencamp and horror writer Stephen King is launching a 20-city theatrical tour in Indiana. “Ghost Brothers of Darkland County” […]

10/09/2013

Kim Arney, of Evansville, Ind., right, poses with Boogie, an 8-year-old chocolate Labrador owned by Jerry Butts, center, outside the Downtown YMCA after awarding him his medal for finishing Saturday's Evansville Half Marathon. (AP Photo/Courier & Press, Denny Simmons)

Indiana dog that crashed half-marathon gets medal

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana dog who became an Internet sensation after crashing a half marathon has won a medal — and an appointment with a veterinarian to nip his wandering ways in the […]

10/08/2013

In this Aug. 18, 2013 image released by Beau Biden's Twitter account, @BeauBiden, Vice President Joe Biden sits with his son Beau Biden, in Delaware. (AP Photo/@BeauBiden)

Biden: Son had successful procedure in Texas

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says his son, Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, has had a successful medical procedure in Texas, where he was being evaluated at a cancer center. Biden and […]

08/21/2013

Fire burns at a home after a small plane crashed into it Thursday, July 25, 2013, in Columbus, Ind. (AP Photo/Roger Johnson)

Small plane crashes into house in central Indiana

COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) — A small, home-built plane piloted by an 81-year-old man crashed into a house Thursday in central Indiana, injuring the pilot and his passenger while a woman inside the home escaped unscathed […]

07/25/2013

President Barack Obama holds up a Louisville Slugger baseball bat presented to him by coach Louisville basketball Rick Pitino as he honored the 2013 NCAA Men’s Basketball Champions Louisville Cardinals, Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in the East Room at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Obama congratulates Louisville for bracket bust

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama congratulated the University of Louisville men’s basketball team on working toward a single goal — “to bust my bracket.” Obama picked Indiana to win the 2013 NCAA tournament, but […]

07/23/2013

This undated photo provided by the Woessner family via The University of Chicago Hospital, shows Nathan Woessner. (AP Photo/The Woessner Family via The University of Chicago Hospital)

All involved agree, sand dune rescue ‘a miracle’

CHICAGO (AP) — One minute, 6-year-old Nathan Woessner was scampering up a massive dune in northern Indiana with his dad and a friend. He was gone the next, without a warning or sound. More than […]

07/15/2013

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State-by-state look at Iowa to Mid-Atlantic storm

(The Associated Press) – Massive thunderstorms that swept through the Midwest are pushing toward the Mid-Atlantic states. Meteorologists warn that the line of storms could launch a weather event called a derecho, which is a […]

06/13/2013

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