| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Left-wing historian Howard Zinn -- author of the perennially popular “A People’s History of the United States” -- has long been criticized by other historians on the left, a number of whom have publicly challenged both his facts and...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 9:32 PM
For the past year, I've regularly been trading views on the presidential race with writers from the right, looking for trends, points of agreement and areas of divergence. For the last installment in this series, I've invited back Christine Dudley......
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Janet Napolitano, the U.S. secretary of Homeland Security and former governor of Arizona, is being named as the next president of the University of California system, in an unusual choice that brings a national-level politician to a position usually...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Thank you, President Pro Tem Dempsey, Speaker Jones, judges of the Missouri Supreme Court, Lieutenant Governor Kinder, state officials, members of the legislature, members of my cabinet, and my fellow Missourians.
This evening it is my pleasure to be...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Nine businesses have committed to investing and expanding their companies; it's something that will mean more jobs for Hoosiers.
The companies include Angie's List, Atwood Mobile Products, BidPal, Brunswick Fort Wayne Operations, Cafe Valley,...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:37 PM
Flags in Indiana should fly at half-staff.
That’s the directive from Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels in the wake of a deadly mass shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut. Twenty six people, including 20 children, died after a gunman opened...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Rick Snyder, who is hardly a human cactus, warned Michigan's labor leaders. The state's mild-mannered Republican governor, currently in his first term in his first public office, has rarely been accused of being, or praised for being, a fire-breathing...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 1:36 PM
A Greenwood teenager has achieved the Boy Scouts of America’s highest honor, but he said he was just in the right place during a dangerous time.
"It was just the circumstance that I was in and I made the best of the situation," said Ian Kenney....
| Nov 29, 2012
| 9:26 AM
With a few weeks left in the year, the Indiana Economic Development Corporation revealed an early Christmas present.
IEDC said it’s worked with 220 companies that have decided to expand or establish new business in Indiana—beating last year&...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:23 AM
The Big Ten’s new divisions should become official Sunday, with conference presidents and chancellors scheduled to approve them via conference call.
Purdue President Mitch Daniels told the Journal & Courier that the school will vote in favor of...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 11:02 AM
With banners adorned with the slogan "Open for Business," local and state leaders opened the new I-69 corridor in a series of ceremonies Monday.
Gov. Mitch Daniels (R-Indiana) spoke last at a ribbon-cutting event near Evansville, the southern-most...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 10:39 AM
Hoosiers who file individual returns next year will receive a credit of $111 and joint filers will receive a credit of $222 due to the state’s automatic taxpayer refund (ATR), announced Gov. Mitch Daniels Wednesday.
The total ATR amount for...