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The Latest: Rams DL Donald returns after back injury

Sep. 15, 2019 5:52 PM EDT

The Latest on NFL Week 2 (all times EDT): 5:50 p.m. Aaron Donald has returned to the game for the Los Angeles Rams after briefly going to the locker room because of a back injury. The reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year came back on the field late in the second quarter against the Saints. Los Angeles leads...

No millennial bump for Buttigieg, but hints of broad appeal

Sep. 15, 2019 5:22 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Pete Buttigieg would like to turn the fight for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination into a contest about generational change. But there's one looming problem: He has yet to win over his own. His lack of any ample base of support, even among his fellow millennials, is a...

Chicago company plans 1,800-acre Indiana solar farm

Sep. 15, 2019 4:39 PM EDT

FAIRBANKS, Ind. (AP) — A renewable energy company is aiming to start construction later this year on a solar farm over about 1,800 acres in rural western Indiana. Chicago-based Invenergy Solar Development says it wants to start construction work by the end of this year. The proposal calls for nearly...

AP Top 25: Cal, Arizona St move in to give Pac-12 6 ranked

Sep. 15, 2019 3:13 PM EDT

California and Arizona State moved into the AP Top 25 college football poll to give the Pac-12 six ranked teams, the most for the conference in almost four years. A weekend filled with blowouts left the top half of the AP media poll presented by Regions Bank mostly unchanged. Clemson remains No. 1, with 57 of the...

Health officials: Mosquito-borne virus found in Indiana

Sep. 15, 2019 2:26 PM EDT

GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — Public health officials say a rare mosquito-borne virus that has caused deaths in other states has been detected in some insects and animals in northern Indiana. The Indiana State Department of Health says eastern equine encephalitis has been found in three horses and a cluster of...

Lawyers seek testimony for US woman charged with aiding IS

Sep. 15, 2019 2:25 PM EDT

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — Attorneys for an Indiana woman accused of providing support to the Islamic State group received a judge's approval to seek depositions from three Yazidis who were taken as slaves by her husband, who she says died while fighting for IS. A federal judge in Hammond gave Samantha...

Police: Man died after fight with Evansville officers

Sep. 15, 2019 12:09 PM EDT

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died after a "physical fight" with Evansville police officers. Officers were called on a report of an intoxicated man at a restricted area of a car dealership Friday evening. Police say the man wasn't cooperating as they tried to take him into custody. He...

Central Indiana county halts regional jail consideration

Sep. 15, 2019 9:49 AM EDT

ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Talks have ended between two central Indiana counties about possibly building a regional jail that they would share. The Madison County Council voted to halt discussions with Henry County and recommend that Madison County commissioners start a feasibility study for a new jail in...

Anderson runs for 179 yards, 2 TDs; TCU beats Purdue 34-13

Sep. 15, 2019 12:14 AM EDT

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — TCU coach Gary Patterson is convinced Darius Anderson is in peak form. Anderson paced a powerful rushing attack with 179 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries to help TCU beat Purdue 34-13 on Saturday night. "Darius is running better now than I've seen him since he was a...

Russell's FG gives NAIA's Taylor 17-14 win over Butler

Sep. 14, 2019 9:09 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Garrett Russell booted a 22-yard field goal in the third quarter to give NAIA's Taylor the margin needed for its first win over Butler in nine tries, getting past the Bulldogs 17-14 on Saturday. Zac Saltzgaber threw for one touchdown and Spencer Crisp ran for another as Taylor was ahead...