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Ferguson Spotlights Local Police Tactics

Aug 22, 2014 / Hilary Powell

Following nearly two weeks of protesting in Ferguson, Missouri, see how the militarization of local police is being addressed in Northwest Indiana.

 
 

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Donnelly Wants Action on Tax Code Abuse

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Aug 25, 2014 /

U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly to President Barack Obama: "If Congress doesn’t act, then a temporary solution is needed to stop corporate inversions.

IDEM To Investigate Whiting Refinery Blast, Fire

Indiana Gets NCLB Waiver

MJ Festival Underway Today In Gary

 

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New Orleans Enters The Charter School Era

Aug. 29, 2014

On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina ripped through New Orleans and gutted most of its public schools. Even before the storm, the district was one of the most troubled…

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Climate Policy Takes The Stage In Fla. Governor's Race

Week In Politics: Ukraine And The Islamic State

Justice Department Supports Native Americans In Child Welfare Case

 

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Climate Policy Takes The Stage In Fla. Governor's Race

Experimental Drug Saves Monkeys Stricken With Ebola

Weekend Musher Finds Dogs Keep Her Hanging On

 

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'Kill My Mother' Is A Darkly Drawn Confection

Aug. 29, 2014

Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Jules Feiffer — now in his mid-80s— has been in the business for more than 60 years. So his first graphic novel, a darkly drawn confection…

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In An Earthquake, History Fuels One Writer's Anxiety

New Biopic Returns A Beloved Mexican Icon To The Big Screen

Letters: The Burning Of Washington

 

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What was your first job?

How 'American' is your city?

Consumer spending: what we say vs. what we do

 

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The Co-Discoverer Of Ebola Never Imagined An Outbreak Like This

Aug. 29, 2014

As a young scientist in Belgium, Peter Piot was part of a team that discovered the Ebola virus in 1976.He took his first trip to Africa to investigate this…

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With Homegrown Technology, Israel Becomes Leading Arms Exporter

Life Under The Islamic State: Sharia Law And Few Services

The Spectacle Of The Beheading: A Grisly Act With A Long History

 

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The Spectacle Of The Beheading: A Grisly Act With A Long History

NFL Commissioner On Controversial Suspension: 'I Didn't Get It Right'

Residents Join Soldiers In Shoring Up Defenses Of Key Ukrainian Port