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Indiana officer shot in the head during pursuit expected to live, reports say.

An Indiana State Police officer was shot in the head Tuesday night while trying to apprehend a suspect, reports said.

- FOX News - US

Inmate gets 130 more years for fatal shooting when he was 15.

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — An Indiana man has been sentenced to 130 years in prison for a fatal shooting that happened when he was 15 years old.Twenty-year-old Jermaine Munn, of South Bend, is already serving prison time for another...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

USA Gymnastics bans coach for sexual misconduct with athlete.

CHICAGO — USA Gymnastics says it has banned an Illinois coach after an investigation revealed he violated its code of ethical conduct by engaging in a sexual relationship with an athlete.The Indianapolis-based organization...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Opioid crisis strains foster system as kids pried from homes.

INDIANAPOLIS — The case arrives with all the routine of a traffic citation: A baby boy, just 4 days old and exposed to heroin in his mother's womb, is shuddering through withdrawal in intensive care, his fate now here…

- Billings Gazette - US

USS Indianapolis: What a woman learned about the father she never knew.

Her biological father was killed in World War II when the USS Indianapolis sank in what became the worst maritime disaster in U.S. naval history.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Opioid crisis strains foster system as kids pried from homes.

INDIANAPOLIS — The case arrives with all the routine of a traffic citation: A baby boy, just 4 days old and exposed to heroin in his mother's womb, is shuddering through withdrawal in intensive care, his fate now here in a shabby...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Indiana grandparents charged after infant grandson hospitalized with horrific injuries.

The grandparents of an infant in Greenfield, Indiana are behind bars after they brought the 6-week-old boy to the hospital with multiple brain bleeds and several broken bones. ABC Action News reported Isaiah Kimberlin was rushed to the Hancock Regional Hospital in cardiac arrest. From there he was f...

- The Raw Story - US

Southern Indiana council member displays photography exhibit.

It's no secret that John Gilkey is a photographer. The Clarksville town council member of six years, while often preoccupied with city government, is a public artist, as well. The … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

PetSuites continues pet spa expansion, plans third Atlanta location.

A growing national pet spa chain is continuing its expansion in Atlanta. PetSuites of America is planning its third metro Atlanta location, on a 4.6-acre site at 2525 Sugarloaf Parkway in Gwinnett County abutting the Gwinnett County Fairgrounds. PetSuites now operates 12 locations in metro Atlanta, Indiana, Kentucky, North ...

- Atlanta Business Chronicle - US

'Stranger Things' VR experience comes to PlayStation.

It's rather late in the game, but PlayStation just dropped its Stranger Things VR experience , and it's free. While the insane amount of hype surrounding Season 2 of the series has subsided, the experience is now available on PlayStation VR, announced by Sony on Tuesday. SEE ALSO: We might not get another season of ...

- Mashable! - US

The Bills and Colts' 'Snow Bowl' produced some incredible and fun images.

Brett Carlsen/GettyThe Buffalo Bills beat the Indianapolis Colts, 13-7, on Sunday in what's been dubbed the latest "Snow Bowl." Buffalo, New York, reportedly received up to 17 inches of snow, and despite the field crew's efforts to clear the snow beforehand, it kept on coming down during the game. What resulted was a ...

- Business Insider - US

Victor Oladipo leads Pacers to victory over Nuggets

Victor Oladipo is enjoying his return to Indiana.Oladipo, who starred in college at Indiana University, had a career-high 47 points and added seven rebounds and ...

- The Japan Times - JP

NASA Selects Three Companies to Develop 'FabLab' Prototypes

Washington DC Dec 11, 2017 NASA is taking the next step in the development of a space-based, on-demand fabrication capability by partnering with three U.S. companies, under NASA's Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnerships program, to create prototypes. The selected companies are: Interlog Corporation of Anaheim, ...

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The latest 'Ready Player One' trailer is filled with a bunch of new geeky references

New Ready Player One trailers are quickly turning into a game of "spot the reference." Sure, there's plenty of excitement for director Steven Spielberg's first crack at live-action sci-fi/fantasy since 2008's Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. But let's be real: Many of us are here, poring over the new ...

- Mashable! - US

Indiana education board approve new graduation requirements

- Education Week - US

Proposed graduation requirements in Indiana raise concerns

- Education Week - US

Indiana schools chief hopes to focus on approved initiatives

- Education Week - US

Pacers halt Cavaliers lengthy win streak

LOS ANGELES, Dec 9 ― Victor Oladipo tallied 33 points as the Indiana Pacers snapped the Cleveland Cavaliers' NBA-leading 13-game win streak with a 106-102 victory yesterday. The Pacers drained 15 three point shots to end the streak of the...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Here are the 9 most hilarious neo-Nazi fails, blunders and self-owns of 2017

With 2017 drawing to a close, let's take a moment to look back at the year in Nazis. Who would have thought that after being raised on a steady diet of Indiana Jones movies and World War II comics, a generation of disaffected young American men would succumb to the allure of Nazism and white s...

- The Raw Story - US

Correction: Sexual Misconduct-Farenthold story

WASHINGTON — In a story Dec. 7 about a House Ethics Committee investigation, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the panel's chairwoman, Rep. Susan Brooks, was from Alabama. She is from Indiana.

- Billings Gazette - US

An old lady is leaving scarves for the homeless in Indianapolis

A Redditor discovered that an "old lady" had knitted about 20 scarves and left them by trees and poles in University Park in Indianapolis for the homeless to use.

- - UK

Indiana cop discovers reindeer in back of van pulled over for traffic violation

One Indiana trooper got a Christmas surprise when he pulled over a van Thursday.

- ABC News - US

Cops pulled him over for a traffic stop — but his festive cargo caught their attention

It may not have been a Christmas miracle, but it certainly was a surprise. When Indiana State Police Master Trooper Don Farris pulled an Indianapolis man over to the side … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Indiana police officer reinstated after 'white male privilege' remark

Plainfield police Captain Carri Weber, placed on leave following an incident posted online that drew national press attention, was issued a reprimand but returned to her duties by the city's board of police commissioners, city officials said. The suspension stemmed from a Nov. 1 Plainfield police diversity training seminar, ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Indiana officer suspended for 'white male privilege' remark to learn fate

A Plainfield, Indiana police commission on Thursday will hear the disciplinary case for police Captain Carri Weber, city officials said, after she was placed on leave following an incident posted online that drew national attention. Reuters could not reach either of the police officers in the video, both of whom were ...

- Yahoo! News - US

How the tax package could sap the flow of charitable giving

By Patrick Rooney, Executive Associate Dean for Academic Programs, Professor of Economics and Philanthropic Studies, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. House Speaker Paul Ryan, left, leads a round of applause after his colleagues took a step toward changing the tax code....

- The Raw Story - US

Indiana GOP Senate candidate voted Democrat until 2012

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Jury orders Bayer, J&J to pay US$28m in Xarelto lawsuit

PHILADELPHIA, Dec 6 — A Philadelphia state court jury yesterday ordered Bayer AG and Johnson & Johnson to pay US$27.8 million to an Indiana couple over the drugmakers' failure to warn of internal bleeding risks from their blood...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Judge Halts Indiana Town's Cruel Attempt to Fine Residents Out of their Properties

Property owners were ordered to pay thousands for violations unless they agreed to sell to a redeveloper.

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