Poverty is becoming more concentrated in Indiana and across the nation, which is making it more difficult for children to break the cycle of poverty.
Indiana unions added about 3,000 members in 2013, and the same number of nonmembers working in union shops.
Several communities including Terre Haute, Muncie and Evansville are receiving money to tear down abandoned homes.
Entrepreneurs in Indiana using crowdfunding tools can now collect donations from unaccredited investors.
A Lake County judge is the second judge to deem Indiana's ban on requiring union fees unconstitutional.
National park revenues were down last year, and park officials attribute the drop to the two-week government shutdown last October.
The Indiana Attorney General's office expects Hoosiers to receive $6.5 million as part of a settlement regarding price-fixing.
Department of Workforce Development officials attribute the higher unemployment rate to people restarting the job search.
Ivy Tech Community College has named Chris Lowery Chancellor of its combined Columbus and Southeast regions.