File - In this April 12, 2005 file photo is the death chamber at the Missouri Correctional Center in Bonne Terre, Mo.  (AP Photo/James A. Finley, File)

Executions, new death sentences continue to fall

Exonerations of people who were wrongly convicted, the availability of prison terms of life without parole and the cost of capital trials and the appeals process also are factors in the persistent decline.

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Indiana legislators to receive revenue forecast

Leaders of the GOP-dominated Legislature say the budget talks will include revisions in how more than $6 billion a year is distributed to K-12 schools around the state.

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Indiana voucher schools were overpaid nearly $4M

A new study has found that 80 private Indiana schools involved in the state’s school voucher program were overpaid nearly $4 million and have returned that money to the state.