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Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'

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Congressional aides and lobbyists say Senate Republicans would cut Medicaid, end penalties for people not buying insurance and erase a raft of tax increases as part of their long-awaited health care bill. More>>

DeKalb County man arrested for indecent exposure

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A Garrett, Ind. man faces preliminary charges after allegedly exposing himself to juveniles.

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Fort Wayne man sentenced to more than 87 years in girlfriend's murder

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A Fort Wayne man learned his sentence for the murder of his girlfriend. 

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Senate unveils health care plan

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The Republican's plan to repeal Obamacare was unveiled Thursday morning. A draft of the legislation shows Senate legislation would make major changes to the nation's health care system. 

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Ind. health officials launch site with birth and death data

Indiana health officials are announcing the launch of a website that makes it easier to search for statewide birth and death data.

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Missing kayaker found in Defiance County

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A kayaker has been found safe after being missing overnight. 

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Job fair hosted in Fort Wayne Thursday

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Looking for a new job? Check out this job fair opportunity taking place in Fort Wayne.

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UPDATE: Robbery suspect arrested in Indianapolis

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UPDATE: Tracy Lloyd was arrested in Indianapolis Wednesday. Police are no longer asking for help finding him.

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William Goshert chosen to complain remainder of Kosciusko County Sheriff term

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KOSCIUSKO COUNTY, Ind. (ABC 21) -- Five rounds of voting led to William "Rocky" Goshert being chosen to stay on as Kosciusko County Sheriff for the remainder of Aaron Rovenstine's term on Wednesday. Goshert was serving as the interim sheriff after Rovenstine was convicted of intimidating another police officer. Rovenstine's term lasts until 2018. Goshert first said he won't run for sheriff, then said he's unsure if he'll run next year. "Ultimately, the vot...

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Digging Deeper: ABC21 appealing order barring broadcast of court testimony

Updated: Jun 21, 2017 12:24 PM

ABC21 announced today that it is appealing a court order preventing the station from broadcasting a trial court recording of a local physician's sentencing hearing -- a recording that is a public record pursuant to state law.

The appellate brief was submitted by attorneys representing the station to the Court of Appeals of Indiana, challenging the April 20 order by Huntington Circuit Court Judge Thomas M. Hakes.

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UPDATE: Coroner says Manley Meats victims were working on sewer pit

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UPDATE: The Adams County Coroner says two people were working on a sewer pit at Manley Meats Wednesday afternoon, when at least one of them "went unresponsive." 

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1 dead, another seriously hurt in industrial accident

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DECATUR, Ind. (WPTA)  - Police in Decatur, Indiana are investigating an industrial accident at Manley Meats located on 400 East in Adams Count this afternoon. Police say one person is dead and another is in very serious condition. The facility is a longtime staple in the community, dating back to the early 1960s.  We have a crew on the scene and will have more information as it becomes available. 

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People give honest opinions about the state of healthcare Video included

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Everyone in America is supposed to have healthcare by now. And everyone seems to have an opinion about it and about Senate Republicans who critics claim are crafting a measure to repeal and replace Obamacare behind closed doors, with no input from Democrats.

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