Mary Kenney


Mar 7, 2013 9:46 pm

Light from darkness

Akshaya, forced into prostitution as a teenager, was a sex worker for five years in one of India's major cities. Today, she is looking forward to a life free from violence.


Dec 7, 2012 12:12 am

A Crooked Odyssey

When the phone rang, Dana Jones was at his desk at the mission. The caller was from Indiana parole. “Do you take murderers?” the man asked, off-hand.“Yes,” Jones said. “We have before.”


arts  •  Nov 29, 2012 1:07 am

IU Ballet presents "The Nutcracker"

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” will premiere 8 p.m. Friday at the Musical Arts Center. This is the 54th year IU has produced the show.


Sep 28, 2012 12:06 am

Office seekers inform students

Fourteen candidates sat in a half moon facing just more than 30 students and locals at the Hutton Honors College.


Cheryl Munson, an assistant scientist in IU’s anthropology department, will be officially appointed Friday to run in Sophia Travis’ place for the Monroe County Council. Travis, who suffered from a heart condition, died at about 11 p.m. Sept. 19 in her home on Fluck Mill Road.


Sep 27, 2012 12:35 am

Locals recall Travis’ service

Jill Schaffer, owner of Cactus Flower, could not speak of Sophia Travis without her voice choking and tears pooling in her eyes. Travis had been diagnosed with a heart condition, Schaffer said. A week and a half ago, Travis and her husband traveled to the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio to see specialists.


Sep 25, 2012 10:28 pm

Yoder, Young plan debates

The campaigns announced that Democratic candidate Shelli Yoder, D-9th District, and Republican incumbent Rep. Todd Young, R-9th District, will debate Oct. 23 at Franklin College in Johnson County, but are still deciding on a date for a second debate later in Harrison County.


Sep 19, 2012 12:35 am

Has Indiana been forgotten?

After going uncharacteristically blue in 2008, Indiana has seen few campaign stops by either presidential candidate this year.


politics  •  Sep 13, 2012 11:56 pm

Mourdock, Donnelly skip conventions

The first time Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., the third most senior member of the U.S. Senate, was mentioned in a speech was not at the Republican National Convention but at the Democratic one.


Sep 13, 2012 12:36 am

Dems add gay marriage to platform

For the first time in party history, the Democrats have included support for same-sex marriage in their official party platform.


politics  •  Sep 7, 2012 12:58 am

DNC moves Obama speech venue

IU history professor Michael Grossberg was going to drive to North Carolina to watch President Obama’s speech. The Democratic National Convention didn’t have room for him.


Many analysts considered Clinton's speech the most important of the three-day convention, apart from Obama’s expected acceptance tonight.


Tiffany Lewis, the Virginian owner of All That Jazz and More, “jumped through hoops” to plunk down a booth across the street from the Time Warner Cable Arena.


San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro set the tone that the Republicans might have built it, but the Democrats made it possible.


Everyone flying into Charlotte during the weekend had to figure out where to go once the planes spat them into the city. The airport responded to the influx of visitors by shutting down parts of the facility and rearranging entrances and exits.


Everyone flying into Charlotte during the weekend had to figure out where to go once the planes spat them into the city. The airport responded to the influx of visitors by shutting down parts of the facility and rearranging entrances and exits


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