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Indiana Gov. Mike Pence responds to a question during a news conference March 25, 2015, in Scottsburg, Ind. Pence held a news conference after meeting with local officials in Scott County about an HIV outbreak. (Photo by Darron Cummings/AP)

Historic HIV outbreak in Indiana

An HIV "epidemic" fueled by needle-sharing opiate addicts has infected at least 72 people in one southern Indiana county as Gov. Mike Pence plans to declare a public health emergency in that community on Thursday.The outbreak's swift acceleration in Scott County — beginning with seven known HIV-positive patients in late January —...

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