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Carson questions claims of racial bias against police

The retired neurosurgeon told moderator Jeffrey Johnson of the Black Entertainment Television network, “I’m not aware of a lot of cases where a police officer just comes up to somebody like you and says, ‘Hey, I don’t like you. I’m going to shoot you.”

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Roughly 18,300 lose food stamp benefits in Indiana

Recipients are kicked off of SNAP benefits after three noncompliant months. Notices were sent out in mid-October to 18,333 people that their November benefits were being taken away.

Fortezza Coffee is giving away a bag of cookies in return for donations to the Rescue Mission.

A sweet reason to give back

Downtown coffee shop Fortezza Coffee fundraising for the Rescue Mission by giving away homemade cookies to customers who make a donation.

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Lack of Indiana exotic animal regulations raising concerns

The state Department of Natural Resources stopped issuing permits for wild animals and regulating their ownership following the February ruling that said it didn’t have the authority to manage such legally owned animals.