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Editorial Roundup: Indiana

Nov. 30, 2021 14:16 PM EST

KPC News. Nov. 28, 2021. Editorial: State lawmakers should drop vaccine mandate ban This past week, Indiana lawmakers failed to reach a consensus in an effort to rush through legislation enacting a statewide ban on vaccine mandates. ...

Wyoming pulls away in overtime to beat Washington 77-72

Nov. 19, 2021 02:11 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Graham Ike scored a season-high 26 points, Hunter Maldonado added 24 points, and Wyoming pulled away in overtime for a 77-72 win over Washington on Thursday night. Ike was dominant in the first half before foul trouble caused him to sit much of the...

Congress mandates new car technology to stop drunken driving

Nov. 09, 2021 15:38 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has created a new requirement for automakers: Find a high-tech way to keep drunken people from driving cars. It’s one of the mandates along with a burst of new spending aimed at improving auto safety amid escalating road fatalities in the $1...

Texas women drive hours for abortions after new law

Oct. 14, 2021 09:32 AM EDT

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — The 33-year-old Texas woman drove alone four hours through the night to get to the Louisiana abortion clinic for a consultation. She initially planned to sleep in her car, but an advocacy group helped arrange a hotel room. Single and with three...

Conservative Koch network disavows critical race theory bans

Sep. 29, 2021 10:16 AM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — As conservative political groups mobilize to ban in schools what they call critical race theory, one prominent backer of Republican causes and candidates is notably absent. Leaders in the network built by the billionaire Koch family say they...

David Toms beats Dicky Pride in Champ playoff in St. Louis

Sep. 12, 2021 19:11 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — David Toms beat Dicky Pride with a par on the first hole of a playoff Sunday in the PGA Tour Champions’ inaugural Ascension Charity Classic. Toms hit his approach in the playoff on the par-4 18th to the middle of the green and two-putted from 18 feet....

Nearly 3,300 citations issued during seat belt campaign

Sep. 09, 2021 11:08 AM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A special law enforcement campaign aimed at seat belt use generated nearly 3,300 citations in North Dakota, transportation officials said Thursday. Most of the citations, 1,325, were for speeding, according to the Department of Transportation....