| May 1, 2012
China is facing a product-quality scandal once again, another in a seemingly endless string -- though right now the blind dissident's great escape last week and the Bo Xilai family cataclysm are smothering all news of it.
Still, the new scandal and the...
| May 10, 2012
Due to the deaths of two Williamsport High School students, the Williamsport Blue Band Boosters have canceled their annual Yard Sale Extravaganza, which was to be held Saturday.
The boosters appreciate the community’s continued support of...
| May 10, 2012
| 6:02 PM
To keep someone from burglarizing your home, you likely know the basics like trimming the bushes so people can't hide behind them and keeping the doors locked. However, with today's technology, new potential threats arise.
Some Marion County...
| May 17, 2012
| 8:15 AM
With summer almost upon us, many folks are gearing up for that summer vacation. There are a few things one should keep in mind when traveling. First, carrying large amounts of cash is not a good idea. Carry only enough cash to pay for cabs, shuttle...
| May 24, 2012
It was April 1978, and singer Judy Collins hadn't had an inspirational thought in four years.
She'd been an alcoholic for 23 years — "and I was proud of it." She'd toured and made records, but she knew the ride she was on — her father had...
| May 24, 2012
| 12:19 PM
A Marion County sheriff`s deputy was arrested Thursday and is now facing possible criminal charges for allegedly stealing prescription drugs from his neighbor.
Douglas Tibbs, 34, is preliminarily charged with burglary, theft, possession of a...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Having failed to make their case talking about jobs and the economy, Republicans now say they want to make this campaign a debate about Medicare (when they're not talking about abortion). That's why Mitt Romney named Paul Ryan, the longtime champion of...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
For as long as there have been presidential debates on television -- that is, since 1960 -- they have featured gotcha lines. Some years the debates have consisted of little more. Delivering a good one has been the object of the game at least since Lloyd...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:41 AM
The Plainfield Police Department is searching for a man suspected of robbing a CVS Pharmacy Saturday.
Police responded to the pharmacy, located at 1700 E. Main Street, at approximately 4:32 a.m., after an employee called to report an armed robbery....
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:21 PM
Police said they arrested a man accused of being involved with a suspected prescription drug ring in Boone and Hamilton Counties.
David Glass of Thorntown has been charged with dealing and possessing hydrocodone. He faces four felony charges.
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:29 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court upheld President Barack Obama's sweeping health care legislation Thursday in a narrow 5-4 ruling.
Chief Justice John Roberts wrote the majority opinion, which said that the Commerce Clause of the Constitution does not give Congress...