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News Minute: Here is the latest Indiana news from The Associated Press

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indiana Education Roundtable is set to review proposed school benchmarks meant to replace the national Common Core standards. The roundtable is led by Republican Governor Mike Pence and Democratic state schools chief Glenda Ritz. One State Board of Education member wants to reinstate old benchmarks used before Indiana adopted the national standards in 2010.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Police say an off-duty sheriff's deputy was killed when his motorcycle crashed after apparently hitting a pothole. State police say Marion County Deputy Eric Stofer was riding on a road in a rural area in the far southeastern part of Indianapolis when the crash happened last night. Stofer wasn't wearing a helmet.

DARMSTADT, Ind. (AP) - Police say a boy driving an all-terrain vehicle was thrown off and injured after it was hit by a car near Evansville. The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Department says the boy was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening facial injuries after the crash. A woman who was also on the ATV also was taken to a hospital with what police said were non-life threatening injuries.

COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) - Authorities say a small plane spun down the runway of a central Indiana airport after its landing gear collapsed. The pilot wasn't hurt in last night's rough landing at the Columbus Municipal Airport. The pilot was getting out of the single-engine 1992 biplane as firefighters arrived at the scene. The plane stayed upright and didn't catch fire.

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