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News Minute: Here is the latest Indiana news from The Associated Press

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LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - A judge has turned down a request from the man charged with killing a fellow Purdue University student on campus that he be allowed to fire his defense attorney and represent himself in court. Defense lawyer Robert Gevers wrote in a motion that 23-year-old Cody Cousins no longer wants his representation. Cousins is charged with killing 21-year-old Andrew Boldt inside Purdue's Electrical Engineering Building in January.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Mourners gathered for the funeral of an Indianapolis police officer who authorities say was killed by her ex-husband, who then killed himself. A row of officers in dress uniforms saluted as Officer Kimberlee Carmack's flag-draped casket was carried this morning into Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral. Investigators say Police Sergeant Ryan Anders shot Carmack last week after breaking into her home.

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - A hospital system is shutting down the emergency and intensive care units at its campus near downtown Lafayette. Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health officials say the action is needed to reduce the costs of having such units at both its Lafayette hospitals. The move is effective September 1st. St. Elizabeth officials expect to establish an urgent care clinic at the downtown hospital.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Some teenagers are traveling to Rome for the ceremony during which the namesake of their Indianapolis school will be declared a saint. Four Roncalli High School students are making the trip for Sunday's canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII. Their school is named after Cardinal Angelo Roncalli, who became John XXIII when he became pope in 1958.

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