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Winners announced in Illinois APME 2019 newspaper contest

Sep. 16, 2020 2:04 PM EDT

Winners have been announced in the Illinois Associated Press Media Editors 2019 newspaper contest. The awards were announced on Wednesday during a virtual event held by the Illinois Associated Press Media Editors during the annual convention of the Illinois Press Association. Thirty daily newspapers submitted...

Vice President Mike Pence offers a double thumbs-up to supporters outside Roca Bar North on Hwy 41 in Vanderburgh County, Ind.,  Monday, Aug. 17, 2020. (Denny Simmons/Evansville Courier & Press via AP)

Pence makes unannounced private trip to southern Indiana

Aug. 17, 2020 6:32 PM EDT

LINCOLN CITY, Ind. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence made an unannounced trip back to Indiana on Monday as he traveled to the site of Abraham Lincoln’s boyhood home. The former Indiana governor flew into Evansville Regional Airport at midmorning and then traveled by motorcade to the Lincoln Boyhood...