Indiana State arena renovation faces funding shortfall

Plans have called for spending $75 million on the Hulman Center project. The state Legislature has appropriated $37.5 million for it, but local officials have so far only dedicated about $26 million.

Philippines: Malaysian financier believed killed in siege

The Philippine military chief says a Malaysian militant who helped lead and finance the siege in southern Marawi city has been killed in one of the setbacks to the uprising by locals aligned with the Islamic State group.

At pride events, protests claim prejudice, exclusion

Gay pride marches in New York City, San Francisco and in between this weekend will have plenty of participants — and also protests directed at them from other members of the LGBT community.

Authorities ID child killed on Alabama beach

“If there’s not so much rain, it could end up being beneficial,” the farmer from Almyra said. “A couple inches? Yes. I don’t think we’d have a problem with that. Now if we get wind and it knocks the corn down, well, I don’t want that.”

Blackmon Jr. heading to Sixers on free agent deal

Former Indiana University star James Blackmon Jr. didn’t hear his name called during Thursday night’s NBA Draft, but the Fort Wayne native didn’t have to wait too long afterward to get an NBA opportunity.