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  • Indiana Dunes State Park makes changes to curb incidents 
    Updated: May-22-16 11:24 am

    CHESTERTON, Indiana - Indiana Dunes State Park has implemented changes to curb incidents apparently committed by opponents to a contentious privatization deal for a proposed restaurant, bar and banquet center.

  • Business-minded Ricketts repeatedly at odds with business 
    Updated: May-22-16 10:59 am

    LINCOLN, Nebraska - Gov. Pete Ricketts took office promising to bring his business savvy to state government and remove obstacles that make it harder for companies to flourish in Nebraska.

  • Pence asks feds to investigate China steelmakers' actions 
    Updated: May-21-16 1:31 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is urging the federal government to investigate complaints by U.S. Steel that China is violating international trade laws.

  • Ex-lieutenant governor picked as Ivy Tech's new president story has photos
    Updated: May-18-16 8:32 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Ivy Tech Community College spent thousands of dollars and vetted dozens of applicants while searching for a new president to lead Indiana's community college system.

  • ISTEP review panel's leader says exam is 'just too long' 
    Updated: May-14-16 9:35 am

    INDIANAPOLIS - The leader of a new state panel says it will be doing a deep analysis to recommend a replacement for Indiana's unpopular ISTEP student exam.

  • Indiana governor's race fueled by donors skirting set limits 
    Updated: May-12-16 3:49 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Republican Gov. Mike Pence and Democratic challenger John Gregg could be headed toward one of the most expensive races in Indiana history, as big-money donations flow to both in ways that, while legal, skirt state limits on how much corporations or labor unions may contribute.

  • Pence kicks off re-election campaign with bus tour story has photos
    Updated: May-11-16 4:42 pm

    INDIANPOLIS - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence formally launched what is widely viewed as a difficult re-election campaign Wednesday, accusing his Democratic opponent of being beholden to "union bosses and liberal special interests" while suggesting his own candidacy represents a continuation of a vision first offered by his predecessor, former GOP Gov. Mitch Daniels.

  • Cole, Justice square off in hotly contested governor's race story has photos
    Updated: May-11-16 4:03 pm

    CHARLESTON, West Virginia - In the year of Donald Trump and all things anti-establishment, two wealthy West Virginia businessmen are competing for one of the most sought-after governorships this election cycle.

  • Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers 
    Updated: May-10-16 10:01 am

    The (Fort Wayne) Journal Gazette. May 6, 2016

  • Pence names Indianapolis lawyer to state Supreme Court 
    Updated: May-09-16 3:34 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Indianapolis attorney Geoffrey Slaughter, tapped to become the newest member of the Indiana Supreme Court, will "serve the people of Indiana with great distinction," Gov. Mike Pence said Monday in announcing Slaughter as his pick to fill a vacancy on the state's highest court.

  • Indiana voters send mixed signals in heated campaign season story has photos
    Updated: May-08-16 10:33 am

    INDIANAPOLIS - The volatile 2016 campaign season turns toward the November general election with mixed signals from Indiana voters, who showed some rebellious spirit in Tuesday's primary by giving victories to outsiders Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders in the presidential races. But they didn't fully mutiny against establishment candidates, as evidenced by the rejection of a tea party-backed congressman for the GOP Senate nomination.

  • Salesforce expanding in Indiana despite religious law uproar 
    Updated: May-06-16 2:54 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Business software company Salesforce announced Friday that it will add about 800 jobs to its Indianapolis workforce, despite threatening last year to reduce investment in Indiana over a religious objections law widely criticized as discriminatory to gay people.

  • Indiana Gov. Pence says he'll support Donald Trump 
    Updated: May-05-16 11:34 pm

    TERRE HAUTE, Indiana - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence says he will support Donald Trump as the Republican Party's presidential candidate in the November election.

  • Connecticut governor gets JFK award for pro-refugee stance story has photos
    Updated: May-01-16 3:27 pm

    Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy received the 2016 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award on Sunday for his public support of resettling Syrian refugees in the U.S.

  • Clinton blasts Pence, new abortion law in Indianapolis 
    Updated: May-01-16 3:10 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Hillary Clinton is taking aim at Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and the GOP-dominated Legislature while alluding to the state's recent abortion restrictions law.

  • Justice Dickson hailed for his civility, grace at retirement 
    Updated: Apr-29-16 5:55 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Supreme Court Justice Brent Dickson ended his long tenure on the state's high court Friday with a retirement ceremony filled with praise from the court's other justices for his civility, grace and a legacy of nearly 900 legal opinions.

  • Cruz gets Indiana governor's endorsement story has photos
    Updated: Apr-29-16 4:49 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - In a setback for Donald Trump, Indiana's governor endorsed the front-runner's chief rival, Ted Cruz, on Friday, injecting new drama into the state's critical Republican primary contest just days before voters head to the polls.

  • Gov. Pence endorses Cruz in Indiana's GOP primary Tuesday 
    Updated: Apr-29-16 12:18 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is endorsing Ted Cruz in the state's critical Republican primary.