GOP rivals hope to court Cain supporters

A day after Herman Cain shuttered his Republican candidacy for president, struggling GOP hopefuls looked to pick up the fallen candidate's tea party following and upset a primary dynamic that has pushed Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich to the forefront.


Back to Ball State

David Letterman returned to the stage of the John R. Emens Auditorium on Friday afternoon for a light-hearted talk with MSNBC's Rachel Maddow that ranged from college issues to the status of politicians in the upcoming presidential election.


New Village bar opens up to large crowd

What started off as a slow night for Cleo's, a new bar in the Village from Silo owner Chris Ellison, turned into a capacity-pushing evening in a matter of minutes.


VIDEO: Dave + Maddow highlights

View clips from the conversation at John R. Emens Auditorium including alumnus David Letterman, political commentator Rachel Maddow and Ball State President Jo Ann Gora.


Teen in Craigslist case looks dazed in Ohio court

  A teenager accused of murder made his first public court appearance Tuesday on charges he was part of a deadly robbery team that lured victims with a phony Craigslist job ad, appearing dazed as a judge postponed a hearing on whether he should be tried as an adult.


Indiana teenager's suicide raises questions over bullying

A suburban Indianapolis school district being sued by the family of a bullied student who committed suicide sent a letter to parents Wednesday, saying school officials took several steps to help the teenager and his family before his death.