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Sears Struggles To Save Itself

UNDATED – Sears has a little more breathing room to turn its sinking ship around. A bankruptcy judge on Thursday approved Sears’ plan to auction off about 500 stores. The auction is central to the company’s mission

Indiana Sues Drug Company Over Opioid Epidemic

INDIANAPOLIS  — The state of Indiana is suing the maker of the painkiller OxyContin, alleging that its actions played a role in fueling the state’s opioid epidemic. The Marion County suit says Purdue Pharma violated Indiana’s Deceptive

Sullivan Restaurant Destroyed By Overnight Fire

SULLIVAN COUNTY, Ind – The Kat-A-Corner Diner on the south side of Sullivan at SR 54 and Section Street went up in flames overnight. Fire crews were called out just after midnight and found heavy smoke and

Death Investigation At Terre Haute Federal Prison

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at the Federal Correctional Institution in Terre Haute. According to a press release, 68-year-old Robert Neal was found dead in his cell on Saturday. Officials

Parke/Vermillion Shelter Overcrowded

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind. – There are too many animals at the Parke Vermillion County Humane Society and that is a problem in this very cold weather. The shelter has been over capacity almost all year. They cant

West Terre Haute Police Officer Sentenced

WEST TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – A West Terre Haute Police Officer was in court Wednesday on domestic battery charges. Jonathan Stevens, Sr. was arrested for domestic battery in front of a minor. Court records show he entered