Indiana governor: New law will aid lead-tainted region

Gov. Eric Holcomb is praising a new state law that will help a northwestern Indiana city deal with lead and arsenic contamination that’s forcing residents in a public housing complex from their homes.

Ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case

Former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner, whose penchant for sexting strangers pleaded guilty Friday to a sex charge, tearfully apologizing for communications with a 15-year-old girl that he said destroyed his “life’s dream in public service.”