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Appellate court clears way for class action suit against Old National Bank

The Indiana Court of Appeals has cleared the way for a lawsuit against Old National Bank to go forward as a class action.

Ill. House adjourns without vote on gay marriage

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — After months of fierce on-the-ground campaigning and a last-minute urging from President Barack Obama, a measure that would have made Illinois the 13th state to allow same-sex couples to marry fell short Friday when the spons…

Hagel issues stern warning to China

SINGAPORE (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel delivered a two-pronged message to Beijing — holding out hope for a slowly improving military relationship with the Asian giant while issuing a stern warning on cyberattacks coming from that country. B…

Illinois lawmakers approve concealed guns bill

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois (Reuters) – Illinois lawmakers on Friday approved a measure that permits residents to carry concealed guns, which if signed by the governor would make some form of carrying a concealed weapon legal in all 50 states. Illinois is th…

2 dead when tornado hits Oklahoma City area

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Tornadoes rolled in from the prairie and slammed Oklahoma City and its suburbs Friday, trapping people in their vehicles as a storm swept down an interstate highway while commuters tried to beat it home.

Judge orders Google to give customer data to FBI

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that Google Inc. must comply with the FBI’s warrantless demands for customer data, rejecting the company’s argument that the government’s practice of issuing so-called national security letters to teleco…

Ill. passes nation’s toughest fracking regulations

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois came a giant step closer to approving the nation’s strictest regulations for high-volume oil and gas drilling on Friday, as lawmakers approved a measure they hoped would create thousands of jobs in economically depre…

Man dies after car hydroplanes on Ky. road – WLWT Cincinnati

WLWT CincinnatiMan dies after car hydroplanes on Ky. roadWLWT CincinnatiOfficers responded to a car accident involving three vehicles. Police said the 25-year-old driver of a southbound car hydroplaned on wet roads, crossed into the northbound lanes an…

Woman’s jailing in Mexico highlights tourist risks

PHOENIX (AP) — The weeklong detention of an American woman after Mexican authorities said they found 12 pounds of marijuana under her bus seat illustrates just one of the perils Americans face while traveling south of the border.

Surpluses Help, but Fiscal Woes for States Go On

The surpluses that many states are expecting this year are not as robust as they appear because of costs put off during the recession, like funding for Medicaid and pension systems.    

Woman jailed in Mexico: I’ll drive next time

PHOENIX (AP) — The American woman who was jailed for a week after Mexican authorities said they found marijuana under her bus seat says she'll return to Mexico someday, but she'll drive her car.

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