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Both sides say Ireland has voted to legalize gay marriage

DUBLIN — Ireland has voted resoundingly to legalize gay marriage in the world's first national vote on the issue, ...

Indiana

Keel-laying ceremony held for USS Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS – The third ship to be named after Indiana – a nuclear-powered submarine – hit a constru ...

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2 victims of fatal crash ID'd: Sisters ages 13, 11

Two young sisters, the older barely a teenager, were the victims of Thursday’s fatal crash in northeast Allen Cou ...

18-year-old takes plea in November shooting

Accused of attempted murder last fall, 18-year-old Corey Tate pleaded guilty Friday to a single count of aggravated battery. He was charged in connection with the shooting of Keymarcus Williams in a ...

Senate OKs fast-track trade bill

WASHINGTON – In a victory for President Barack Obama, the Senate passed bipartisan legislation Friday night to strengthen the administration’s hand in global trade talks, clearing the way ...

Australia has shot at Eurovision title

VIENNA – For the first time in its 60-year history, the Eurovision Song Contest may be won by – Australia. The land Down Under is making its debut in Europe’s favorite songfest, inv ...

Get hip with Scrabble dictionary

Pwn (8 points, to dominate an opponent). Thanx (15 points, thanks). Bezzy (18 points, several meanings, not all of which are printable). Do these words sound “ridic” (8 points, ridiculous ...

Wal-Mart backs animal welfare

NEW YORK – Wal-Mart’s push to get its suppliers to give farm animals fewer antibiotics and more room to roam is expected to have a big impact on the food industry, experts say. Though the ...

Order of Lincoln adds Gabbard to distinguished list

Indiana has its Sagamore of the Wabash Award; Illinois has its Order of Lincoln Award. Now the Land of Lincoln has a Hoosier among its distinguished honorees. Sara Vaughn Gabbard, a Fort Wayne reside ...