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LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Some disabled veterans living in Michigan could get some relief next tax season under legislation being debated in the state Senate. Two different bills passed by the Senate Finance Committee last week have one aim: to...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The unclaimed remains of two Civil War soldiers from Indiana are headed to Arlington National Cemetery for inurnment. The cremated remains of a pair of brothers, Lt. Zuinglius K. McCormack and Pvt. Lycurgus McCormack, will be...
NEW YORK (AP) — The national commander of the American Legion says he accepts CBS' apology for a passage on "The Amazing Race" where contestants visited the wreckage of an American B-52 bomber in Vietnam. The segment aired March 17 and angered...
South Bend TribuneSOUTH BEND -- With the Powerball jackpot up to $550 million Wednesday, residents flocked to local convenience stores for tickets, though perhaps surprisingly, not many said they would spend theoretical winnings on a trip around the world or BCS national...
South Bend Tribune Staff WriterThe Ryan A. Balmer American Legion Post 161 will host an upcoming benefit to support Army Spc. Lucas Oppelt, a 2000 Mishawaka High School graduate critically injured in Afghanistan over Memorial Day weekend. WHEN: 4 to 9 p.m. June 30 (Saturday) WHERE:...
WSBT-TV ReporterA Mishawaka native who was critically injured while serving in Afghanistan is in good spirits, his sister tells WSBT, because of the outpouring of community support. Two weeks ago, Sgt. Lucas Oppelt, stepped on an Improvised Explosive Device while...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A deal struck by the Indiana attorney general's office to dismiss a legal challenge to the state's new smoking restrictions law doesn't square with the law's intent, its main sponsor said Friday. An American Legion post in...
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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama told the crowd at an Indianapolis campaign fundraiser that her husband expects November's election to be closer than the one that put him in the White House four years ago. Several hundred people...
WSBT-TVIf you’re a smoker, you’ll have to put away your cigarettes while you work or go out to eat. Although many communities have banned smoking in public places, an official statewide public smoking ban is now in effect in Indiana. The new smoking...
WSBT-TV ReporterIt was a highly anticipated homecoming one family will cherish for the rest of their lives. U.S. Army Pfc. Jared Yarger's plane touched down in South Bend Tuesday afternoon. Yarger suffered a severe head injury while serving in Afghanistan. Shrapnel was...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gubernatorial candidates John Gregg and Mike Pence are talking about how they would help Hoosier veterans if they win office. Democrat Gregg says he would hire more veterans claims processors to clear a backlog of benefits...
Tags: Elections, Mitch Daniels, Politics
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