Responding to a question during his visit to Louisville on Sunday, the Dalai Lama said people should oppose the Boston bombers' actions, but forgive the men.
The over $2 billion project will relieve traffic congestion for Louisville and southern Indiana.
The bridge, although it’s likely still many years from completion, is a joint project between the two states.
Indiana University fell to number one seeded Kentucky in Friday's Sweet 16 game.
The winner of tonight's IU/Kentucky game will head to the Elite 8 on Sunday.
The Sherman Minton Bridge had been closed for repairs since September.
IU's Christian Watford's three-point buzzer shot gave IU the win over Kentucky 73 to 72.
The most powerful was an EF-3 that touched down near Bedford.
Kentucky and Indiana officials addressed hundreds of potential contractors and others Wednesday, on getting the two Ohio River bridges built.
President Obama’s decision to freeze salary increases for all civilian federal employees could affect as many as five to six thousand Hoosiers.