CDC launching graphic anti-smoking ad campaign

ATLANTA - In a graphic new ad campaign announced Thursday, the government is trying to shock smokers into quitting with the sometimes-gruesome stories of people damaged by tobacco products.


Excise to step up patrols this weekend

You might not want to party too loud this weekend. Ball State police are teaming up with state excise officers to increase patrolling during St. Patrick's Day weekend.


SGA leadership torch passed on at inauguration

All four members of the outgoing Student Government Association executive slate shed tears as they gave their closing speeches and prepared to swear-in their successors Wednesday afternoon during SGA's inauguration ceremony.


Speech sheds light on open government

In Washington, D.C., an independent journalist was jailed for bringing a tape recorder to a public meeting. The outcry from journalists across the nation shed light on this issue surrounding freedom of information and government restrictions.


Indiana man gets life for killing 5 in drug dispute

BROOKVILLE, Ind. - A southeastern Indiana man who pleaded guilty to fatally shooting five people during an apparent drug dispute was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without parole after telling a judge he deeply regretted the killings.


Santorum sweeps Alabama, Mississippi primaries

WASHINGTON - A resurgent Rick Santorum swept primaries in Alabama and Mississippi Tuesday night, upending the race for the Republican presidential nomination as he sought to push Newt Gingrich toward the sidelines.

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