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Federal court warns of phone calls in Social Security scam

Jan. 21, 2020 8:55 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Federal court officials in Indianapolis are warning that scammers posing as court employees are calling people with cases pending before the court and asking them for their Social Security number. The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana said court officials would...

John Isner of the U.S. makes a forehand return to Brazil's Thiago Monteiro during their first round singles match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

The Latest: 46 aces help Isner end Australian Open skid

Jan. 21, 2020 8:52 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 12:40 a.m. John Isner's Australian Open losing streak is over. In what can best be described as a fairly typical Isner match — the two players combined for 48 service games and zero breaks — the 19th-seeded...

Holcomb names Grennes to lead state Department of Revenue

Jan. 21, 2020 7:50 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The chief operating officer of the Indiana Department of Revenue is being promoted to the agency's commissioner. Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Friday that he has selected Bob Grennes to serve as commissioner, effective Feb. 1. He will succeed Adam Krupp, who's resigning to run for state...

San Diego State forward Yanni Wetzell (5) celebrates after scoring during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Nevada Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

San Diego State lone unbeaten as No. 4 Aztecs press on

Jan. 21, 2020 2:38 AM EST

San Diego State coach Brian Dutcher knew that the fourth- and fifth-ranked teams in the Top 25 lost twice last week, but he evidently forgot that the same fate befell then-No. 3 Duke in a brutal week for the nation's top team teams. That's why he doesn't put much stock into climbing to No. 4 in this week's poll....

Utah Jazz guard Mike Conley (10) drives around Indiana Pacers guard T.J. McConnell (9) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Mitchell, Gobert help Jazz dominate Pacers in 118-88 victory

Jan. 21, 2020 1:40 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — When the Utah Jazz find a rhythm around the basket, few teams can do anything to stop them from dominating on both ends of the court. That certainly was the case during a 118-88 victory Monday night over the Indiana Pacers. For the bulk of 48 minutes, Utah attacked the rim with...

Democratic presidential rivals Amy Klobuchar, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders link arms during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day march on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)

2020 Democratic contenders link arms in MLK Jr. Day march

Jan. 21, 2020 1:26 AM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates hit pause on their recent feuds Monday as they walked shoulder to shoulder through the streets of South Carolina’s capital city to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and rally around their push to defeat President Donald Trump in...

No. 20 Maryland women beat 17th-ranked Indiana 76-62

Jan. 20, 2020 10:00 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Shakira Austin scored 20 of her 22 points in the second half, Taylor Mikesell had 16 points and eight assists and No. 20 Maryland beat 17th-ranked Indiana 76-62 on Monday night. Kaila Charles and Stephanie Jones each added 12 points for Maryland (14-4. 5-2 Big Ten). Charles had...

Indiana boy, dad, shot when gun discharges while wrestling

Jan. 20, 2020 3:40 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A 4-year-old Indiana boy is in critical condition Monday after a gun his father had concealed in his clothing discharged while the two were wrestling, police said. The Herald-Times reported that the two were play wrestling Sunday night on a bed inside a home near Bloomington,...

Baylor forward Tristan Clark (25) is guarded by Iowa State forward George Conditt IV (4) during the second half half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday Jan. 15, 2020, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Jerry Larson)

Baylor jumps Zags to give AP poll record-tying seventh No. 1

Jan. 20, 2020 2:23 PM EST

Baylor and Gonzaga were the only two teams in the top five that took care of business last week. That doesn't mean they didn't move around, too. The Bears (15-1) leaped over the Bulldogs and into the No. 1 spot in The Associated Press men's college basketball poll on Monday, using wins over Iowa State and...

Hundreds of Indiana warehouse workers face job uncertainty

Jan. 20, 2020 12:24 PM EST

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — More than 200 workers are worried about the future of their jobs at a southern Indiana warehouse. The company that operates Legacy Supply Chain Services in Jeffersonville has notified state officials that it would cease operations and lay off all 257 employees in March. Many of...