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Stocks move higher on Wall Street a day after a big drop

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising in midday trading Tuesday as investors shifted money into technology companies following a broad sell-off a day earlier over fears that the spread of a deadly …

New pressure on Prince Andrew to help Epstein investigation

LONDON (AP) — The pressure on Britain’s disgraced Prince Andrew increased Tuesday after the revelation by U.S. authorities that he has failed to cooperate with the FBI’s investigation into his …

Sandy Hook denier charged with having victim's dad's ID info

SORRENTO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who repeatedly harassed parents of shooting victims at Sandy Hook Elementary School has been arrested for possessing the identification of one of the parents, …

Astronaut craves salsa and surf after record 11 months aloft

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — After nearly 11 months in orbit, the astronaut holding the record for the longest spaceflight by a woman can't wait to dig into some salsa and chips, and swim and surf …

Puerto Rico opens only 20% of schools amid ongoing quakes

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico opened only 20% of its public schools on Tuesday following a strong earthquake that delayed the start of classes by nearly three weeks as fears linger over …
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High School Scoreboard: Saturday, Jan. 25

Mounties third at Culver Invite The Southmont wrestling team concluded its regular season with a third-place finish at the 56th Annual Culver Academies Wrestling Invite on Saturday. Franklin …

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AC Milan preparing tribute to Kobe Bryant ahead of cup game

MILAN (AP) — The AC Milan soccer team will wear black armbands and observe a minute's silence during an Italian Cup game on Tuesday in memory of devout fan Kobe Bryant. The seven-time European …

It's Barty time at Australian Open; local hope is into semis

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — There's a Barty going on Down Under. It's already bigger than the Barty party that took over Melbourne Park last year. That ended with Ash Barty's loss to Petra …

No. 18 Hawkeyes face pair of challenges in Big Ten race

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Iowa has a big week ahead in the Big Ten race. The No. 18 Hawkeyes have two games against ranked league opponents this week, the first when they visit No. 15 Maryland on …

Logjam at top of Pacific makes for intense playoff push

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Pacific Division is proving to be the wild, wild west of the NHL this season. Vancouver beat defending champion St. Louis on Monday night to move to 60 points in 50 games. …

Gordon gets 50, Rockets top Jazz 126-117 minus Harden, Russ

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Eric Gordon scored a career-high 50 points to lead the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 126-117 victory over the Utah Jazz on Monday night despite playing without James …
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Obituaries
George E. Million
George E. Million passed from this life Sunday morning, Jan. 26, 2020, at the home of his daughter. George was born Sept. 1, 1938, …
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Timothy Paul Sheets
Timothy Paul Sheets, 63, of Crawfordsville passed away Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at his residence. He was born Nov. 27, 1956, at …
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Emmett Bowman
Emmett Bowman, 92, passed peacefully on Wednesday Jan. 22, 2020, at Franciscan Health Crawfordsville. Born July 11, 1927, at …
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George F. Borders
George F. Borders, 74, of Crawfordsville passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, at St. Vincent Seton Hospital, Indianapolis. He was …
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Barry Douglas Pool
Barry Douglas Pool, 56, passed away at his home Monday, Jan. 20, 2020. Barry was born Oct. 15, 1963, at Terre Haute, to Dan Pool …
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Just because a mentor starts unconsciously humming Motown tunes during a heart-to-heart talk with you about temptations, that doesn’t mean his advice is irrelevant. A church in Cottage …
NASHVILLE, Ind. — President Trump doesn’t look to be in much danger of losing his office this winter. But if history teaches us anything from past 20th Century impeachment efforts, his …
I recently came across a few interesting tidbits regarding American money so thought I would share with you today. Prior to the Civil War, banks printed our paper money, not the federal …
Letters
I would like to take a moment to invite the citizens of Crawfordsville and Montgomery County to attend the 2020 State of the City/County Addresses on Thursday on the third floor of Fusion 54. Doors …
I was deeply troubled by Christine Flowers’s column in the Journal Review in which she suggests that parents not “force” their sons to see the film Little Women because, to her, it …
Under protest, I will pay the “fine on Count I of $20 and court costs of $135.50” for a speeding ticket I received on County Road 700E. Having never received a speeding ticket in my 46 …
The Montgomery County Plan Commission has been working on the proposed addition of Confined Feeding Operations to the zoning ordinance. I have friends who are farmers, and I wish them well. My …
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Judge frees NFL star Antonio Brown from house arrest

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge freed NFL free agent Antonio Brown from house arrest Tuesday, allowing him to travel freely as he awaits trial on charges that he attacked the driver of …

Tears shed, joyful times recalled at Kobe Bryant memorial

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fans call it The House that Kobe Built, and since Kobe Bryant's shocking death in a helicopter crash mourners by the thousands have gathered outside the glistening …

In #metoo era, Kobe and other athletes often get a pass

DENVER (AP) — Folded conveniently into the narratives about his “complicated past” was the detail about Kobe Bryant that could’ve wrecked him. It was a rape allegation by a 19-year-old …

Pilot of Bryant helicopter tried to avoid heavy fog

CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — A veteran pilot who plunged into a Los Angeles-area hillside, killing Kobe Bryant and eight others, had tried to avoid fog so heavy that it had grounded police choppers, …