Hopeful sign in obesity fight? Chubby babies on the decline

The rate of youngsters at risk for obesity fell during the study, from almost 15 percent in 2010 to 12 percent overall in 2014, researchers from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday.


State releases school accountability A-F grades

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Indiana officials are considering whether schools could be spared a second year from penalties based on poor student scores on the state’s ISTEP standardized test.

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Suspect arrested in shooting of 2 Georgia officers

The two Lavonia officers were making a traffic stop Monday evening in northeast Georgia near a restaurant when officials say the 22-year-old Gordon opened fire. Both officers were hit.

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Court rejects Illinois-Indiana gunrunner’s Facebook argument

The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the gunrunner’s convictions for buying guns at Indiana gun shows, then reselling them in Illinois and rejected his argument that Facebook photos of himself surrounded by guns shouldn’t have been admissible.

Family and friends of victims, and survivors of the Pulse nightclub attack gather at the club at 2:02 a.m., the time when the shooting started, on Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, the six-month anniversary of the tragedy. (Christal Hayes/Orlando Sentinel via AP)

6 months later, 49 killed at Pulse are remembered in Orlando

They hugged one another outside the shuttered gay club, and at 2:02 a.m., the exact time gunman Omar Mateen started shooting inside, a moment of silence was held. Then they read the names of each of the deceased patrons.

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IU, Purdue presidents discuss IPFW realignment

The planned realignment of IPFW would in effect make IPFW a Purdue regional campus, with IU offering studies in the health sciences. The design was approved earlier this month by the IU Board of Trustees. Purdue’s trustees are scheduled to vote on the realignment plan on Friday.