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Train Derailment Caused By Bad Track

PRINCETON, Ind.  — Officials say a buckled stretch of track is believed to have caused a fiery freight train derailment in southwestern Indiana that belched black smoke into the sky and forced the evacuation of nearby homes.

Indiana DNR Warns Of Boxwood Blight

INDIANAPOLIS — State officials say nearly 25 Indiana stores have pulled their stocks of boxwood shrubs following the discovery of a fungal blight that can kill the plants.   The state Department of Natural Resources says an

Terre Haute Sears To Close

Latest closing list:  101518_store_closing_list TERRE HAUTE, Ind – As part of its chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, Sears Holdings has announced that it will close another 142 unprofitable stores on top of the 46 stores already announced earlier this

Pay Raises On The Way For DCS

INDIANAPOLIS  — The Indiana Department of Child Services is spending $22 million on raises for staff. A department spokeswoman says the raises will bring caseworkers’ salaries on par with child welfare workers in other states. The agency

Anthem To Pay Over $16 Million For Data Breach

WASHINGTON — The nation’s second-largest health insurer has agreed to pay the government a record $16 million to settle potential privacy violations in the biggest known health care hack in U.S. history. The personal information of nearly

Mega Millions Jackpot At $654 Million Tonight

DES MOINES, Iowa — After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed to an estimated $654 million jackpot. Unfortunately, even as the big prize for Tuesday night’s drawing increases to the