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  • EPA: Clean water rule in effect despite court ruling story has photos
    Updated: Aug-28-15 3:02 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Environmental Protection Agency says it is going forward with a new federal rule to protect small streams, tributaries and wetlands, despite a court ruling that blocked the measure in 13 central and Western states.

  • Things to know: EPA water rules take effect in some states 
    Updated: Aug-28-15 3:21 am

    WASHINGTON - New federal rules to protect smaller streams, tributaries and wetlands took effect on Friday - but only in some states.

  • A look at where Senate Democrats stand on the Iran deal 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 2:14 pm

    Congress will vote next month on a resolution to disapprove of the White House-backed nuclear deal struck with Iran by the U.S., Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany. The deal aims to dismantle Iran's nuclear capabilities in exchange for billions in international sanctions relief.

  • Donnelly announces he supports Obama's Iran nuclear deal 
    Updated: Aug-20-15 3:49 am

    INDIANAPOLIS - Sen. Joe Donnelly has announced he supports President Barack Obama's proposed Iran nuclear deal.

  • AM General hopes contract with Mercedes is sign of future 
    Updated: Aug-11-15 6:58 pm

    MISHAWAKA, Indiana - Black Mercedes-Benz R-Class SUVs rolled down the AM General assembly line Tuesday interspersed with white MV-1 wheelchair-accessible vans as workers began producing vehicles for the German automaker, a scene company officials believe is a sign of hope for the northern Indiana auto plant where Hummer H2s once were made.

  • More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate vote story has photos
    Updated: Aug-04-15 4:17 pm

    WASHINGTON - After the Senate's derailing of Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the battle.

  • 5 things about Congress' fight over Planned Parenthood story has photos
    Updated: Aug-02-15 8:47 pm

    WASHINGTON - Republicans will likely lose Monday's Senate showdown over halting federal aid to Planned Parenthood. Yet the political offensive by abortion foes has just started, prompted by a batch of unsettling videos that has focused attention on the group's little-noticed practice of providing fetal tissue to researchers.

  • Pence asks for disaster declaration in 53 Indiana counties 
    Updated: Jul-31-15 2:47 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Gov. Mike Pence and Sen. Joe Donnelly are asking the U.S. agriculture secretary to declare 53 of Indiana's 92 counties disaster areas because of crop damage and losses caused by flooding and excessive rain.