Indiana recommends bid for prison computer tablets

Inmates wouldn’t be charged for the tablets, but most services could carry a hefty cost for access. The Indiana Department of Correction could collect $750,000 through the tablets program.

US announcing new NKorea sanctions after terror designation

North Korea on Monday joined Iran, Sudan and Syria on the terror blacklist, a largely symbolic step as the administration already has the authority to impose virtually any sanctions it wants on Kim Jong Un’s government over its nuclear weapons development.

Syria’s Assad travels to Russia, meets with Putin

Russian state TV is reporting that Russian President Vladimir Putin has met with Syrian President Bashar Assad in Sochi. It was the second time Assad has traveled to Russia to meet with Putin in the course of the country’s six-year civil war.

Mad Ants improve to 5-1 with win over Canton

C.J. Fair led all scorers with 26 points coming off the bench in his second consecutive game, including a perfect 6-for-6 performance from the free throw line.

Mastodons prepare to face eighth-ranked Kentucky

November 22, 2016 will always be a date to remember for Mastodon basketball fans – and the IPFW faithful is hoping the Dons can strike down another of college basketball’s blue bloods exactly a year later.

Della Reese, of TV’s ‘Touched by an Angel,’ has died at 86

“Touched by an Angel” was a gamble for CBS from the start. The story of an apprentice angel (Roma Downey) and her supervisor (Reese) being sent to Earth to solve people’s problems appeared to have little chance in a TV world dominated by sitcoms and police dramas.

11/20 Inside The Zone – 2A State Title Game Preview

One team from northeast Indiana will be making the trip to Lucas Oil Stadium this season as 2A no. 6 Woodlan (12-2) will battle 2A no. 5Southridge (12-2) for the 2A state title Saturday in Indianapolis.

Michigan vote on legalizing marijuana is likely in 2018

Organizers of a ballot drive to legalize the use of marijuana for recreational purposes in Michigan submitted 365,000 signatures to the state Monday, which appears to be more than enough to qualify the initiative for a statewide vote in 2018.

3 more hospitalized after opioid incident at Allen County Jail

34 employees were hospitalized after opioid incident at Allen County Jail Monday. They all required treatment after coming in contact with smoke from opioids that had been lit by an inmate or inmates in one of the cell blocks of the jail. A K9 officer also went to the vet for a checkup.