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Video: Watch “Indiana Newsdesk” August 1, 2014

70 percent of Hoosier students don’t graduate college on time. A new statewide campaign pushes students to take at least 15 credit hours a semester but some education leaders say that sends the wrong message to students.

A vaccine making its way into the hands of farmers could slow the spread of a disease that killed an estimated 8 million pigs this past year. How long before the supply of pork rebounds and record high prices at the grocery store begin to fall.

And in our “History Through Headlines” segment we explain how astronomy research conducted near Martinsville continues to be referenced today.

Those stories and an update on this week’s headlines on “Indiana Newsdesk!”

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