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News Minute: Here is the latest Indiana news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - An Indiana Senate committee put its stamp on a road funding plan that's a top priority for Republicans. GOP state Sen. Brandt Hershman's committee made substantial changes to the fine print of the House Republican proposal. But many key tax-raising provisions remain, including a $15 vehicle registration fee, a 10-cent gasoline tax increase and a diesel tax increase. A provision allowing the governor to seek interstate tolling also remains.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - An Indiana board is poised to endorse a deal directing $7 million in tax breaks and grants for a deal brokered by President Donald Trump to keep hundreds of jobs at the Carrier Corp. factory in Indianapolis. The package is set for a vote Tuesday by an Indiana Economic Development Board committee. Carrier pledges to keep nearly 1,100 jobs at the furnace factory, but about 550 jobs are being lost.

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Indiana University has honored its first black female student with a scholarship and a portrait in a permanent art exhibit in the Indiana Memorial Union. The ceremony honoring Carrie Parker Taylor was Monday afternoon in Bloomington. The (Bloomington) Herald-Times reports Taylor's portrait now handing in the "Women of Indiana University" exhibit along with other female trailblazers.

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Police say a man suspected of taking his daughter from an Indiana home and leading authorities on a multi-county chase has been fatally shot. Police say the chase began about 5 a.m. in Tippecanoe County after the teenage girl was taken from a home in Warren County. The chase also went into Carroll and White counties before it ended near the White-Pulaski county line.

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