Therapy dog comforts students and staff

A therapy dog at iMiddle School helps calm students and staff.

  Florida man attacks jogger with sword after dispute over trash

Deputies in Broward County, Florida are looking for the man that pulled out a sword during a dispute over trash.
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  Trump dismisses worries of recession, says economy is strong

A strong economy is key to Trump's re-election prospects. Consumer confidence has dropped 6.4% since July. The president has spent most of the week at his golf club in New Jersey with much of his tweeting focused on talking up the economy.

TOP STORIES

Man accused of firing gun after threatening to shoot woman in the face

Man accused of approaching child with cookies and condom in pocket now facing federal charges

  Daviess Co. Fiscal Court appoints new DCFD fire chief; OFD chief also announces retirement

  Gas prices down almost 50 cents from last year

  Sun. evening storm causes damage throughout Tri-State, thousands lose power

The storms Sunday evening have caused thousands to lose power in the Tri-State.
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Planned Parenthood leaves federal family planning program

Planned Parenthood says it’s pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting participants from referring patients for abortions.

  Community teams up to clean cemetery

  Daviess Co. authorities investigate 3 ‘suspicious’ fires

  Affidavit: man arrested on weapon, meth charges after being pulled over

Amber Alert for 16-yr-old girl canceled

  Celebrating the life of Jennifer King

  Country music star, Toby Keith, visits Ellis Park Sat.

  Evansville BBQ Festival wraps up Sat. night

  Sheriff’s Office: man arrested for battery on pregnant woman after investigation

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  NYPD fires officer for 2014 death of Eric Garner

Police Commissioner James O'Neill's announced at a midday news conference that he had fired Officer Daniel Pantaleo based on a recent recommendation of a department disciplinary judge.

SPORTS

  HIGHLIGHTS: Ellis Park Juvenile and Debutante

  North boys soccer preview

  TDL Preview: Mt. Vernon Wildcats

  HIGHLIGHTS: Grizzlies vs. Otters

Highlights from Otters and Grizzlies game on Sunday.

MORE TOP STORIES

  Indiana St. garage ‘a total loss’ after late Fri. fire

  Sheriff’s Office: mother arrested during investigation of assault of 2 Hopkins Co. kids

  Officers to patrol Wolf Hills neighborhood more after calls of kids driving golf carts

  ISP: $250K worth of marijuana plants found in Hazleton

Firefighters called to Carmi business

Dispatchers say it’s at Vibracoustic on East Main Street.
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  New Weight Watchers diet app is aimed at kids as young as 8 years old

Critics say the diet app could lead to lifelong problems with food.

  Health Dept: mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus in Gibson Co.

  Committee hopes for better participation in 2020 Census

  New system to help EPD be more transparent with public

  Case for man accused of assaulting 2 kids will go to grand jury