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Nwora leads No. 4 Louisville past Indiana State 91-62

Nov. 14, 2019 12:01 AM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville coach Chris Mack couldn’t find any fault with his team’s performance against Indiana State. The Cardinals started off hot from the field and cooled only slightly. When the Sycamores mounted their lone rally in the second half, Mack kept his head during a...

Longtime Democratic Rep. Visclosky retiring from Congress

Nov. 6, 2019 12:15 PM EST

GARY, Ind. (AP) — Longtime Democratic Rep. Pete Visclosky of Indiana isn't running for reelection and will be retiring after 36 years in Congress. The 70-year-old Visclosky issued a statement Wednesday thanking his district's residents for "the incredible life privilege" of serving in Congress since first...

Indiana man charged with murder, rape in 1988 cold case

Oct. 24, 2019 3:12 PM EDT

MERRILLVILLE, Ind. (AP) — FBI agents have arrested a northwestern Indiana man in the 1988 rape and killing of a mother of four whose body was found in an abandoned home. Tyrone Andrew McKee, 56, was charged Tuesday with murder, rape and other charges in the slaying of 23-year-old Colleen Callahan,...

Hollywood said 'no' to Deon Taylor, so he made his own path

Oct. 23, 2019 10:44 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Deon Taylor doesn't take no for an answer when it comes to filmmaking. And it's a word he hears all the time. When no one wanted to make his first film, he made it himself and even persuaded Rutger Hauer to be in it. When the studio said they couldn't afford Oscar-nominated...

Mom sues Indiana officer, city in fatal shooting of son

Oct. 7, 2019 7:57 PM EDT

GARY, Ind. (AP) — A federal lawsuit against a northwestern Indiana city accuses one of its police officers of killing a 25-year-old African-American man who it says posed no threat during a traffic stop. The wrongful death suit filed Monday on behalf of Rashad Cunningham's mother says the officer shot...

Illinois man reaches plea deal in shootout with ATF agents

Sep. 25, 2019 11:05 AM EDT

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — An Illinois man is expected to plead guilty in an Indiana shootout that killed one of his associates and wounded a federal agent. Court records show 26-year-old Bernard Graham of Calumet City has acknowledged firing a gun during a June 2018 robbery of two undercover U.S. Bureau of...

Patient records found at shuttered Indiana abortion clinics

Sep. 20, 2019 8:33 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Investigators found thousands of abandoned medical records at three shuttered Indiana abortion clinics that were operated by a late doctor who took home more than 2,200 sets of fetal remains, Indiana's attorney general said Friday. No fetal remains were found during Thursday's searches...

The Latest: Patient records found at closed abortion clinics

Sep. 20, 2019 12:18 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the discovery of fetal remains at the Illinois home of a former Indiana abortion doctor (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Indiana's attorney general says thousands of patient medical records have been found at three shuttered Indiana abortion clinics that were operated by a...