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The Latest: Buttigieg takes hits on issue of his experience

Nov. 21, 2019 8:12 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic presidential debate (all times local): 11:20 p.m. In Wednesday night’s Democratic debate, Pete Buttigieg became the focus of several of his Democratic opponents for what they characterized as a lack of experience. After the South Bend, Indiana, mayor...

Democrats spar at debate over health care, how to beat Trump

Nov. 21, 2019 5:51 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates clashed in a debate over the future of health care in America, racial inequality and their ability to build a winning coalition to take on President Donald Trump next year. The Wednesday night faceoff came after hours of testimony in the impeachment inquiry...

No. 2 Ohio St. hosts No. 9 Penn St. looking to wrap up East

Nov. 21, 2019 4:01 AM EST

What to watch in the Big Ten this week: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 9 Penn State (9-1, 6-1 Big Ten, No. 8 CFP) at No. 2 Ohio State (10-0, 7-0, No. 2 CFP) The East Division race probably comes down to this. Ohio State clinches a spot in the conference championship game Dec. 7 with a win. If Penn State wins, it would only...

Brunk, defense help send Hoosiers past Princeton 79-54

Nov. 20, 2019 10:06 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Joey Brunk asserted himself in the post Wednesday night. Devonte Green reverted to playing like his old self. Together, they were an unbeatable combination. Both scored a season-high 16 points and the Indiana Hoosiers took advantage of a stifling second-half defense to pull away...

Walton scores 18 to lead N. Kentucky over Ball St. 59-57

Nov. 20, 2019 10:00 PM EST

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Dantez Walton had 18 points as Northern Kentucky narrowly defeated Ball State 59-57 on Wednesday night. Trevon Faulkner had 17 points and six rebounds for Northern Kentucky (4-1). Tyler Sharpe added 10 points. Faulkner and Adham Eleeda made four free throws in the final 40 seconds to...

Indiana hospital: We failed to disinfect surgical tools

Nov. 20, 2019 7:19 PM EST

GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — Nearly 1,200 surgical patients may have been exposed to hepatitis, HIV and other infectious diseases due to a sterilization failure, a northern Indiana hospital says. A Goshen Hospital sterilization technician failed to complete one crucial step in the sterilizing process of some...

2 Amish boys killed by corn-laden truck on Indiana farm

Nov. 20, 2019 2:30 PM EST

NAPPANEE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say two Amish brothers were killed when they were run over by a tractor-trailer hauling corn on a farm in northern Indiana. Kosciusko (kahs-ee-AHS'-koh) County Coroner Tony Ciriello says 5-year-old Jaylin Hochstetler and 3-year-old Kenton Hochstetler died Tuesday afternoon...

Son of longtime Auburn team chaplain killed in robbery

Nov. 20, 2019 2:28 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Police say the son of Auburn University’s longtime team chaplain has been killed while attempting to rob a man in metro Atlanta. News outlets quote police in DeKalb County as saying Chette Williams Jr. was shot to death during a confrontation Saturday night. Police say Williams pulled...

Fire at NW Indiana apartment injures 4, including 2 officers

Nov. 20, 2019 12:29 PM EST

GRIFFITH, Ind. (AP) — Two police officers called to an overnight apartment fire in northwestern Indiana were injured while rescuing a woman and her baby from the building’s third floor. Griffith Police Department Cmdr. Keith Martin says the officers were taken to a Munster hospital early Wednesday...

Democratic debate: Rising Buttigieg could face attacks

Nov. 19, 2019 5:59 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Pete Buttigieg’s dramatic rise from little-known Indiana mayor to a leading Democratic presidential candidate faces its toughest test on Wednesday, with rivals poised to lob debate-stage attacks in an effort to stall his momentum. The debate in Atlanta marks the first time Buttigieg...