Indiana's Lugar faces Tea Party rival in primary INDIANAPOLIS -- The face of Indiana politics for nearly four decades, Republican Sen. Richard Lugar is battling for political survival against a Tea Party-backed GOP challenger who says the senator has become more interested in compromising with liberals ... 05/8/2012 - 9:02 pm | View Link
After Six Terms, Indiana's Lugar Loses Primary Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar's 36-year run in the U.S. Senate will soon come to a close. Lugar, 80, lost a challenge by Tea Party favorite Richard Mourdock in Tuesday's primary election. Mourdock, the state's treasurer, had criticized Lugar, saying the ... 05/8/2012 - 12:16 pm | View Link
Indiana's Lugar out after six terms in U.S. Senate Sign up for one of our email newsletters. WASHINGTON -- Six-term Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar was routed by the right flank of his own Republican Party on Tuesday night, and North Carolina voters decided overwhelmingly to strengthen their state's gay ... 05/8/2012 - 11:32 am | View Link
Indiana's long-serving Lugar fights for survival INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The face of Indiana politics for nearly four decades, Republican Sen. Richard Lugar is battling for political survival against a tea party-backed GOP challenger who says the senator has become more interested in compromising with ... 05/8/2012 - 11:16 am | View Link
Tea Party ousts Senator Lugar . . . and Indiana’s sore loser law prevents write-in A Tea Party-backed candidate on Tuesday ended the 36-year career of Indiana’s Republican Sen. Richard Lugar, extending a stream of victories by hard-core conservatives in GOP primaries and caucuses. Lugar lost to GOP State Treasurer Richard Mourdock ... 05/7/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Richard Lugar Richard Green "Dick" Lugar (born April 4, 1932) is an American politician and member of the Republican Party who served as a United States senator, representing ... | View Website
Tanya Walton Pratt named Indiana’s first African-American ... Tanya Walton Pratt named Indiana’s first African-American federal judge . Judge Tanya Walton Pratt (left) accepts her appointment as a federal judge for the ... | View Website
Evan Bayh Evan Bayh; United States Senator from Indiana; In office January 3, 1999 – January 3, 2011: Preceded by: Dan Coats: Succeeded by: Dan Coats: 46th Governor of Indiana | View Website
Indiana's Red Gold becomes a tomato-industry big boy ... Twenty years ago, the only thing coming out of Red Gold's small Orestes plant was diced tomatoes, tomato sauce and tomato puree. With 17 full-time employees, the ... | View Website
Indiana’s Evangelicals Fell Short in Big Races Indiana's evangelicals fell short in big races In the biggest races of Tuesday’s primary, Hoosier evangelical leaders couldn't deliver the upsets they sought. Check ... | View Website
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Philippines Foreign Minister Perfecto Yasay told the United Nations on Saturday his country's new president, Rodrigo Duterte, had an "unprecedented" mandate and the world should not interfere in his crackdown on crime.
A North Carolina police chief has announced he has decided to release police bodycam and dash cam video footage of Tuesday’s police shooting of a black man in Charlotte. Chief Kerr Putney of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department didn’t immediately say when the footage would be made public but said he had decided the release would
A pair of canceled flights nearly grounded a Chinese reality-TV show, a producer howls in a new lawsuit. German-born Michael Gleissner suffered “acute anxiety” at the prospect of not being able to personally oversee “RoboGirls,” a “sexy sci-fi C-POP-packed reality series” about nine “starry-eyed” dancers/models navigating show business,” he claims in a lawsuit against Turkish
A top South Sudanese opposition leader called Saturday for armed resistance to the government in Juba - a stance that suggests the troubled Central African nation could face a renewed civil war in the near future.