Files reveal details of US support for Indonesian massacre

Declassified files have revealed new details of U.S. government knowledge and support of an Indonesian army extermination campaign that killed several hundred thousand civilians during anti-communist hysteria in the mid-1960s.

North Korea says it plans to launch many more satellites

Kim In Ryong told a U.N. General Assembly committee meeting on “International Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space” that the country’s five-year plan for 2016-2020 includes development of “practical satellites that can contribute to the economic development and improvement of the people’s living.”

Vegas hotel security guard’s disappearance draws attention

Jesus Campos “wants to tell his story at a time and place of his choosing,” MGM Resorts International spokeswoman Debra DeShong said in response to questions from The Associated Press about Campos’ whereabouts. “He’s asked that everyone respect his request for privacy.”

Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that’s key to taxes

The nonbinding budget plan would permit Republicans to pass follow-up tax cuts later this year that would cost up to $1.5 trillion over the coming decade. The plan cleared a procedural hurdle in the Senate on a party-line vote of 50-47.

Mitch Daniels talks political discourse in Fort Wayne

Former Indiana Governor and current Purdue President Mitch Daniels was on hand for and announcement for a new Abraham Lincoln center in Fort Wayne. He was the featured speaker at the annual Rolland Lecture Series.

World Baseball Academy unveils new diamonds

What was once a vision has now become a reality for the World Baseball Academy as the WBA held a “Fields of Dreams Dedication Celebration” Tuesday evening to celebrate phase one of its More Than A Game project.

70s set to return soon

To date, October 2017 has had 13 days with a high temp at 70° or greater and we’ll add to that tally over the upcoming days.