Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks at AM General’s Commercial Assembly Plant, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015 in Mishawaka, Ind. (Becky Malewitz/South Bend Tribune via AP)

Pence considers using Indiana reserves on infrastructure

The governor’s recent comments follow the closure of a bridge on I-65 in Lafayette last week that’s forced motorists to use a detour. Pence said the Indiana Department of Transportation made the right call in closing the bridge after a pylon had sunk at least 7 inches.

In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, smoke and fire erupt into the sky after an explosion in the Binhai New Area in northeastern China's Tianjin municipality early Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015. Huge explosions at a warehouse for dangerous materials at the Chinese port of Tianjin late Wednesday. (Yue Yuewei/Xinhua via AP) NO SALES

Video: Deadly Chinese warehouse explosions

The blasts, originating at a warehouse for hazardous material, turned buildings in the immediate vicinity into charred, skeletal shells while shattering windows up to several miles away.

Two teenagers involved in a crash that left one dead and another in serious condition.

Teen dies after car crash in Kosciusko County

Two teenagers were in the car on County Road 500 at the time of the crash. 18-year-old Jordan Shafter died from blunt force trauma and 19-year-old Cole Dowd is in serious condition at Lutheran Hospital with various injuries.

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Gas prices rise following Indiana refinery outage

The price of gas shot up to $2.99 a gallon at some Fort Wayne stations Wednesday. The price hike was the result of unexpected repairs needed at the BP refinery in Whiting, Indiana.