Needle exchange to start at Lafayette site opposed by mayor

The county health department says the program will be open Fridays beginning this week at the agency’s office. The department says it will distribute clean needles, offer testing for hepatitis C and HIV and provide information about drug treatment options.

Indiana attorney general not ruling out GOP bid for Senate

Hill has been mentioned as a potential candidate in the increasingly divisive GOP primary field that already includes Reps. Todd Rokita and Luke Messer. Rokita formally announced his candidacy Wednesday morning at the Statehouse.

Indiana port to get major expansion

The project would improve the port’s cargo-handling capacity and infrastructure to handle cargo that can be loaded onto ships, barges, trucks or trains.

Testimony ends after emotional day in Swift groping case

He said he asked the employer of David Mueller, a former disc jockey accused of grabbing Swift, to investigate the allegation involving a photo op before a 2013 concert.

He says he didn’t ask that Mueller be fired and instead requested “appropriate action be taken.”

Trump supporter funds Flake opponent in Arizona

The Arizona Republican faces re-election next year and has been one of the biggest thorns in the president’s side. He has a book out blaming Trump for problems within the Republican Party.

Russian surveillance plane creates buzz in Washington

Russia and the United States are signatories to the Open Skies Treaty, which allows unarmed observation flights over the entire territory of all 34 member nations. The flights are intended to foster transparency about military activity, reduce mistrust or misunderstandings and help monitor arms control and other agreements.