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

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PLAINFIELD, Ind. (AP) - A funeral service has been set for an Indiana teenager teen who died when the plane he was piloting crashed over the Pacific Ocean off the coast of American Samoa. WISH-TV says the service for 17-year-old Haris Suleman of Plainfield will be Thursday. The boy's body was found shortly after his plane crashed last week, while officials have said they were suspending the search for his father and co-pilot, Babar Suleman.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The mother of a man who contracted Ebola while working in Liberia says family members are praying for his recovery. Jan Brantly of Indianapolis says her son, Dr. Kent Brantly, wanted to be a medical missionary from an early age. Brantly is the medical director for the Ebola care center of the aid group Samaritan's Purse in the Liberian capital of Monrovia. Samaritan's Purse Vice President Ken Isaacs says Brantly is in stable and very serious condition.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Prosecutors and attorneys for one of the men charged in a deadly Indianapolis house explosion are determining if they can find an impartial jury to hear the case. Mark Leonard's lawyers, Marion County prosecutors and a judge have been screening members of a "test jury" to assess if they can hold his trial in Indianapolis. Prosecutors say Leonard and two others set the blast as part of a scheme to collect insurance money.

WARSAW, Ind. (AP) - Thousands of chickens have been killed in a fire on a northern Indiana farm. WSBT-TV reports 65,000 chickens died in a fire that broke out at Egg Innovations in Warsaw. The Atwood Fire Department says no employees were harmed, but the building that housed the chickens was also destroyed. The chickens were about four weeks away from laying eggs.

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