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# Indiana

Last year
Three Dutch soldiers shot outside hotel in Indianapolis, say police
At least one soldier was in critical condition following the incident.
White House calls Indiana abortion ban 'devastating'
The ban takes effect on September 15.
Three murdered in Indiana shooting before civilian killed gunman
‘We are sickened by yet another type of incident like this in our country,’ assistant chief of police Chris Bailey said.
All time
Stay granted to inmate set to be first woman executed by US in decades
Lisa Montgomery killed a pregnant woman in order to steal her foetus in 2004.
US judge halts federal executions hours before resumption
The US government was expected to appeal against the decision in a bid to carry out the first such execution since 2003.
Woman found dead in US with python around her neck
The 36-year-old was found in a house where around 140 snakes lived.
Man sues parents for throwing away his €25k porn collection
The 40-year-old man’s father told him he had done him a favour by getting rid of his 12 boxes of films and magazines.
The view from Indiana: Why the battle for the midwestern state is key to the Senate elections
The Democrats need to retain Senator Joe Donnelly’s seat if they are to have any chance of taking back the Senate, writes Eunan McKinney.
'I deeply care for my students': US teacher who tackled school shooter praised as hero
Jason Seaman was said to have been shot a number of times when attempting to disarm the shooter.
Former US Marine admits to killing seven women
Victims’ relatives watched quietly during the hearing as Vann uttered the word “guilty” seven times.
Three dead in the US after spread of synthetic cannabis laced with rat poison
A number of other people have also been hospitalised by the contaminated drug, with symptoms such as coughing up blood and internal bleeding.
Some Amish people live 10 years longer than their neighbours. Scientists say it's because of a gene mutation
Amish people with this gene mutation were also significantly less likely to get diabetes.
Mike Pence denies he ever considered quitting the Republican ticket after emergence of THAT Trump video
The vice presidential nominee had been notably absent from the airwaves after saying he “couldn’t condone” Trump’s lewd language in the 2005 video.
Donald Trump says he'll make America win again, 'win bigly'
The race for the White House ladies and gents.
Here's what happens when you ask a kid to design an ad for a funeral home
The blackest of black comedy.
What it's like to live in Santa Claus, Indiana - the world's most Christmassy town
We spoke to some residents of the town where it’s 25 December every day of the year.
Politician resigns after video of him cheating on his wife is sent from his phone
He has apologised to those who received the message.
Watch the dramatic moment a freight train smashed into a limo
Don’t worry, no one was injured.
Stage collapses under students just as singer hits 'Don't Stop Believing' high note
16 students sustained minor injuries in the fall.
The shocking story of the rise of HIV in one rural American community
From 2009-2013, Scott County, Indiana had three HIV infections. There have been 142 since January.
Wanted man said he planned to 'chill for the weekend', then turn himself in later
Oh, no pressure at all! Whenever you’re ready.
'We must never come close to having anything like Whites Only signs again'
Apple CEO Tim Cook has hit out at religious freedom laws.
How this teen jailed for a Columbine-esque plot used art to turn his life around
Seven years on from his arrest in Indiana, Frantom says he sorry he scared people but doesn’t believe he would have gone through with the plan.
What's the easiest way to check if someone loves themselves?
Spoiler: You ask them.
President Higgins receives honorary doctorate from Indiana University
The President told graduands to “take the first steps in a new ethical version of economics”.
Girl gets free ice cream for a year... after greedy boyfriend denies her
He never learned to share.
Viewers turning to YouTube as news source – study
The Japanese earthquake and tsunami was the most viewed news event during the 15-month study.
Sex offenders banned from Facebook in US state
An Indiana judge has upheld a ruling barring those convicted of child sex offences from social networking sites.
Toddler found alive in field after tornado dies
The 15-month-old’s parents, brother and sister were killed in a storm which wreaked havoc across five US states.
Photos: storms wreak havoc across southern US states
At least 37 people have been killed as the tornadoes destroyed everything in their paths on Friday.
At least 28 killed as storms sweep across US (Video)
Homes were flattened and vehicles tossed into buildings by tornadoes that left devastation behind them.
Man 'threatens to eat' arresting officers - and their dogs
Indiana police say the man was being arrested on suspicion of stealing a car when he threatened to hunt them down and eat them.
Babysitter charged with murder of nine-year-old girl
Michael Plumadore told police he had beaten Aliahna Maroney-Lemmon to death before dismembering her body, authorities in Indiana said.
Four die as stage smashes into crowd at Indiana State Fair
High winds brought the rigging and other equipment down on top of the crowd, who were waiting for a musical act to begin.
US teenager survives his second plane crash
Sixteen-year-old Austin Hatch survived two plance crashes which killed his mother, father, stepmother and siblings.
'Fleeing' Democratic politicians to return to suspended Indiana House
Dozens of members of Indiana’s state congress return to duty, ending a weeks-long standoff over Republican anti-union bills.