Indiana News

Pence Blames Media For Anti-Gay Spin On Religious Law

Posted On March 29, 2015

(Indianapolis, IN) -- Indiana Governor Mike Pence says the news media are putting an inaccurate spin on the state's new religious protection law. On ABC's "This Week," Pence blamed the media for putting the law in the wrong context. However, he also refused to answer direct questions whether the law would make it legal for…

Earnest: Businesses Worried About Discrimination Under New Indiana Law

Posted On March 29, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- A law signed last week in Indiana that could make it legal to discriminate against gays could prove expensive for the state. On ABC's "This Week," White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the law creates a risky environment for companies.   He brought up the President's recent speech in Selma, Alabama…

Wisconsin Shoots Down Arizona To Reach Second Straight Final Four

Posted On March 28, 2015

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Wisconsin secured a spot in the Final Four by defeating Arizona, 85-78, in the West Regional final in Los Angeles. The top-seeded Badgers buried 10 three-pointers in the second half to earn a trip to the Final Four for the second straight year. Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan says he doesn't…

Kentucky Survives Scare From Notre Dame

Posted On March 28, 2015

(Cleveland, OH) -- Top-seeded Kentucky survived a major scare and edged third-seeded Notre Dame, 68-66, in the Midwest Regional final in Cleveland. Andrew Harrison hit a pair of go-ahead free throws with six seconds left for the Wildcats. Kentucky head coach John Calipari says he believes the right call was made when Andrew Harrison was…

Apple CEO Tim Cook Denounces Indiana “Religious Freedom” Bill

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Undated) -- Apple CEO Tim Cook is speaking out against Indiana's new law that allows businesses to turn away gay customers. Cook tweeted that Apple is "deeply disappointed" in the state's new "religious freedom" law signed Thursday by Governor Mike Pence. The Apple CEO also called on Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson to veto a similar…