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Indiana school investigates photo of alleged Nazi salute

Jan. 18, 2019 3:28 PM EST

ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A suburban Indianapolis school district is investigating a photo posted on social media that appears to show students giving a Nazi salute. Zionsville Community Schools Superintendent Scott Robison sent an email Thursday saying the photo shows 14 students posing in the local high...

Embiid, Butler lead 76ers' 120-96 rout of Pacers

Jan. 17, 2019 11:08 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — If the Philadelphia 76ers are going to move up in the Eastern Conference standings, they might do it on the strength of their passing. Joel Embiid had 22 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists Thursday night to lead the Sixers to their seventh win in nine games, a 120-96 blowout of the...

Nonprofit reapplies to open South Bend abortion clinic

Jan. 17, 2019 3:25 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A nonprofit group that had been denied a state license to open a South Bend abortion clinic reapplied for one Thursday instead of challenging the decision in court. Texas-based Whole Woman's Health Alliance reapplied for the license Thursday, avoiding what it feared would be a lengthy...

Colts make surprise move by firing offensive line coach

Jan. 15, 2019 9:26 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts announced they have dismissed offensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo and confirmed assistant offensive line coach Bobby Johnson has been hired by the Buffalo Bills. No reason was cited for the firing. DeGuglielmo and Johnson helped a young, revamped line make a...

Colts plan to build off foundation from historic turnaround

Jan. 13, 2019 5:11 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts kept insisting Andrew Luck would play better after shoulder surgery. He did. Frank Reich acknowledged some of his best work came in a backup role. Apparently, It still does. A healthy Luck and an opportunistic first-year coach led the Colts on a historic midseason...

Storm dumps snow on Midwest; at least 5 dead in crashes

Jan. 12, 2019 8:24 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A massive winter snowstorm that blanketed several Midwest states was a factor in at least five road deaths on Saturday and forced the grounds crew to scramble to clear snow from Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City ahead of the NFL divisional playoff game. The storm moved into Kansas and...

The Latest: Truck crash closes highway lanes in Indiana

Jan. 12, 2019 5:28 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on a winter storm sweeping across parts of the Midwest this weekend (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Indiana State Police say northbound lanes of Interstate 65 have been closed for hours after a semitruck jackknifed along the snow-covered highway in northern Indiana. Trooper Nathan...

Indiana attorney general accuser seeks easier removal path

Jan. 11, 2019 5:13 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana legislator who says she was groped at a bar by state Attorney General Curtis Hill wants to make it easier to remove some state officeholders from their positions. Democratic Rep. Mara Candelaria Reardon of Munster announced Friday the filing of a proposal for a 12-member...

Pigeons apparently used in illegal racing dumped in Indiana

Jan. 10, 2019 7:28 PM EST

WOLCOTT, Ind. (AP) — Police in Indiana say dozens of live pigeons found in cardboard boxes in a dumpster may have been used in races in which bets are placed on when the birds will arrive at their roosts after being released elsewhere. State police said Thursday that Trooper David Vido found 57 pigeons in...

Colts' defensive turnaround has provided playoff spark

Jan. 9, 2019 8:54 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts' defense was reeling early this season. After six games, it had allowed an average of 30 points, had given up 37 or more points in three consecutive losses, was languishing near the bottom of the league's overall rankings and showed no sign of a turnaround. Today,...