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Voters weary of more investigations as impeachment ramps up

Oct. 13, 2019 6:35 PM EDT

FISHERS, Ind. (AP) — As Democrats' impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump intensifies, Mark Stenske feels like he's seen this movie before, and the storyline is getting old. First, there was the nearly two-year investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election and Trump's possible role...

No. 9 Irish ride Jones' 176 yards to 30-27 victory over USC

Oct. 13, 2019 12:59 AM EDT

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — No. 9 Notre Dame survived upset-minded Southern California by staying grounded in chilly Notre Dame Stadium on Saturday night. Tony Jones Jr. rushed for a career-high 176 yards, Ian Book scored on an 8-yard run with 3:33 left and Jonathan Doerer kicked three long field goals as the...

Cook-to-Trautman connection leads Dayton's win

Oct. 12, 2019 5:42 PM EDT

VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — Jack Cook passed for 277 yards and his three touchdowns all went to Adam Trautman as Dayton defeated Valparaiso 41-28 on Saturday. Cook completed 23 of 28 passes and Trautman had 10 receptions for 122 yards and the three touchdowns. The Flyers (4-1, 2-0 Pioneer League) led 14-0 in...

Indiana wastes no time, races to a 35-0 home rout of Rutgers

Oct. 12, 2019 5:40 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Reakwon Jones couldn't believe his eyes. There was the football, rolling on the Memorial Stadium tuff on the very first play from scrimmage of Indiana's Big 10 game with Rutgers on Saturday. Despite his initial disbelief, Jones recovered enough to scoop up the loose ball and carry...

Purdue changes work perfectly in 40-14 victory over Maryland

Oct. 12, 2019 5:28 PM EDT

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Jeff Brohm switched it up Saturday. He plugged in three new starters on the offensive line and cobbled together a winning combination. Jack Plummer threw for 420 yards and three touchdowns, both career highs, and Cory Trice returned the first of his two interceptions for a...

Indiana State rallies to beat Western Illinois 20-10

Oct. 12, 2019 4:38 PM EDT

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Kurt Wilderman threw two touchdown passes to Dakota Caton and Indiana State came from behind by scoring 20 unanswered second-half points to beat winless Western Illinois 20-10 on Saturday. Tied at 10, Wilderman hit Caton on a 6-yard pass for the go-ahead score in the fourth quarter...

Corwin, Lauer lead Drake past Butler 42-7

Oct. 12, 2019 4:08 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ian Corwin threw three touchdown passes, Drew Lauer scored three touchdowns and Drake defeated Butler 42-7 on Saturday to remain undefeated in the Pioneer League. Corwin, the current Stats FCS National Freshman Player of the Week, completed 25 of 32 passes for 265 yards. Two of his TD...

Indiana trooper dies in crash while headed to help colleague

Oct. 12, 2019 11:26 AM EDT

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana state trooper has been killed in a car crash while he was headed to help another trooper. Indiana State Police said in a news release that 27-year-old Peter R. Stephan of Lafayette died late Friday after his car struck a utility pole in Tippecanoe County. Police said the...

Man charged in sex sting after walking hundreds of miles

Oct. 11, 2019 9:07 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A 32-year-old faces federal charges alleging he walked hundreds of miles from central Indiana to Wisconsin to have sex with someone he thought was a 14-year-old girl. The Indianapolis Star cites a Department of Justice statement Friday as saying the person posing as a girl named "Kylee"...

Indiana college ends 187-year sheepskin diploma tradition

Oct. 11, 2019 6:46 PM EDT

CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A private liberal arts college in western Indiana is ending its 187-year-old tradition of printing diplomas on sheepskin, citing increasing prices for the material and deteriorating quality. The announcement by Wabash College in Crawfordsville leaves only Virginia Military...