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Indiana Landmarks helps preserve historic World’s Fair homes

Nov. 29, 2020 12:02 AM EST

BEVERLY SHORES, Ind. (AP) — Moving buildings from the 1933 Chicago World’s Fair to Beverly Shores was no small task. Restoring those homes hasn’t been easy, either. “Welcome to ‘This Old House’ on steroids,” Ross Gambril said during a recent Indiana Landmarks...

Rutgers quarterback Johnny Langan (21) runs against Purdue during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game in West Lafayette, Ind., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Rutgers rallies to knock off Purdue 37-30 behind Langan

Nov. 28, 2020 9:31 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Backup quarterback Johnny Langan proved to be just the spark Rutgers needed. Langan completed all four passing attempts for 95 yards and ran for 95 yards on 21 carries as the Scarlet Knights rallied for a 37-30 victory over Purdue Saturday in Big Ten Conference action. Langan...

Maryland's Brian Cobbs (15) is tackled by Indiana's Tiawan Mullen (3) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, in Bloomington, Ind. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

No. 12 Indiana shines on defense in 27-11 win over Maryland

Nov. 28, 2020 5:46 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Tom Allen watched his defense force three more turnovers, record three more sacks and produce another game-changing play. It's becoming part of the weekly routine. Now the 12th-ranked Hoosiers might need even more from Allen's improved defense. After Stevie Scott III...

Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett offers a prayer during a prayer service in Indianapolis, Wednesday, June 3, 2020. Elected officials, community leaders and religious leaders gathered to pray for the city. Protesters are expected to gather for the sixth straight night in Indianapolis since the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after he was restrained in police custody in Minneapolis on May 25. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Indianapolis mayor tests negative after COVID-19 exposure

Nov. 28, 2020 3:19 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett and his wife have both tested negative for COVID-19 but will continue quarantining after having close contact last weekend with an infected person, his office said Saturday. Neither the Democratic mayor nor his wife, Steph Hogsett, have symptoms of the...

No slowing of Indiana COVID-19 hospitalizations, deaths

Nov. 28, 2020 1:28 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s hospitalizations for COVID-19 patients has remained at record levels during the Thanksgiving weekend as the statewide daily average of coronavirus-related deaths continues its two-month stretch of steep increases. The Indiana State Department of Health’s daily...

Record 3 million Hoosiers cast ballots for November election

Nov. 28, 2020 12:04 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A record 3 million people in Indiana cast their ballots for the Nov. 3 election, according to state officials. About 65%, or 3,068,542 of Indiana’s some 4.7 million registered voters, cast a vote in this year's General Election. That's the highest since presidential election...

Northern Indiana homeowners on hook for repairs to 6 dams

Nov. 28, 2020 10:29 AM EST

PERU, Ind. (AP) — Homeowners in a lake-filled housing development in northern Indiana will have to pay for repairs to six aging dams now that the state's high court has declined to take up the long-running case. Residents of the Hidden Hills housing addition near the city of Peru had petitioned the Indiana...

Members in the House of Representatives listen as Indiana House Speaker Todd Huston speaks during Organization Day at the Statehouse, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, pool)

School funding issue persists as Indiana lawmakers reconvene

Nov. 28, 2020 10:04 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — As state legislators gear up to craft the next two-year budget, school districts around Indiana continue to face funding uncertainties amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The turmoil that Indiana schools have faced from COVID-19 will be a top concern of legislators during their...

Caesars gets year extension for selling Indiana casino

Nov. 28, 2020 9:45 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Caesars Entertainment will have another year to sell its northwestern Indiana casino as required by state officials. The Indiana Gaming Commission voted this past week to give the Nevada-based company an extension from what had been a Dec. 31 deadline. The commission ordered Caesars in...

Labradoodle helps vets going through Indiana court program

Nov. 28, 2020 12:01 AM EST

KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — Howard County Superior Court II Judge Brant Parry stood in his courtroom last week and looked around like he had lost something. “You want to see her?” he asked, still looking around the mostly empty room. A few moments later, a brown fluff of fur came bounding through an...