FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2016, file photo, a man holds up his iPhone during a rally in support of data privacy outside the Apple store in San Francisco. Watchdog groups that keep tabs on digital privacy rights are concerned that U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents are searching the phones and other digital devices of international travelers at border checkpoints in U.S. airports. The American Civil Liberties Union and the Electronic Frontier Foundation say complaints of such searches have spiked recently. The Border Patrol can't bar a U.S. citizen from entry if they refuse to comply, but agents can make things difficult. Travelers who don't unlock their phones could be questioned, detained temporarily and have their phones taken by agents for days. Travelers who are not U.S. citizens can be denied entry, he said. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Electronic media searches at border crossings raise worry

The episodes have gained notice amid an outcry over President Donald Trump’s travel ban and complaints of mistreatment of foreign travelers, but the government insists there has been no policy change in the new administration.

In this image released by the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, a large eucalyptus tree toppled onto carport damaging vehicles in Goleta, Calif., Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. A powerful Pacific storm blew into southern and central California on Friday, unleashing wind-driven heavy rains that forecasters said could become the strongest in years if not decades. (Mike Eliason/Santa Barbara County Fire Department via AP)

2 dead, torrents of rain slam Southern California

The storm feeding on an atmospheric river of moisture stretching far out into the ocean was at its most fierce late Friday afternoon, dropping over 8 inches of rain in one area, and was expected to last until Saturday afternoon.

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SACS, NACS rank in top 10 school districts in Indiana

North and Southwest Allen County school districts both ranked in the top 10 of the 2017 Best School Districts in Indiana based on millions of reviews from students and parents and data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Indiana Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb discusses the state's fiscal condition following the close of Fiscal Year at the Statehouse in Indianapolis, Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Gov. Holcomb’s Drug Abuse commission gets to work

One group of the comission is tasked with finding funding and grants to pay for drug treatment. The other will find and compile data that will help drug prevention and treatment advocates target resources as effectively as possible.

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Bluffton Road bridge safe to use, but ruled deficient

More than 30,000 drivers travel on the bridge on Bluffton Road over the St. Mary’s River every single day. Recently it made a list of the top 25 most used, structurally deficient bridges in the state. That may worry some of these drivers, but county officials say there’s no need to worry.