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

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Two Indianapolis charter schools have announced plans to close at the end of the 2014 to 2015 school year. WRTV reports ADI Schools Incorporated on Friday announced plans to relinquish charters awarded to Andrew Academy and Padua Academy charter schools in 2010. Both schools were sponsored Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard.

SOUTH HAVEN, Ind. (AP) - Authorities in northwestern Indiana say the deaths of a brother and sister in their 60s found dead inside the apartment they shared appear to be natural, although the investigation is continuing. Porter County sheriff's deputies were called to the home in the community of South Haven on Thursday after a son of one of the victims discovered the bodies. Coroner Chuck Harris told The Times of Munster yesterday afternoon that the deaths were not homicides.

EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) - Federal officials have indicted four people they say are members of an East Chicago gang and four of their associates, alleging they were part of a racketeering conspiracy. The Post-Tribune of Merrillville and The Times of Munster report U.S Attorney David Capp announced the indictments during a news conference yesterday.

BLOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - A facility at Indiana University where cancer patients receive treatment will close by the end of the year. The Bloomington Herald-Times reports the Indiana University Health Proton Therapy Center and IU Cyclotron are closing. That will leave 65 employees at the cyclotron and more than 50 at the proton therapy center out of work.

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