Aussie dollar spikes despite rate cut

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly lower Tuesday despite an upbeat report on U.S. service industries that are the main driver of…

Tibetan monk self immolates in Nepal

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Tibetan monk set himself on fire in Nepal’s capital Tuesday in what is believed to be the latest protest against Ch…

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 6, the 218th day of 2013. There are 147 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 6, 1945, durin…

NiSource said it will spend $1.5 million to upgrade, resurface and pave several roads in Springfield Township and Poland Township.

Company plans to pave roads

NiSource Midstream Services said it will spend $1.5 million to upgrade, resurface and pave several roads in Springfield Township and Poland …

Madison car flips

Woman injured in crash

A witness said the driver was hanging out the window after crashing her car into a cement abutment on the Madison Avenue Expressway.