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The community of Whitestown says one good thing came out of the destructive tornado that swept through Boone Co. this week: They realized sooner, rather than later, they aren't fully prepared for severe weather. As soon as a funnel cloud was spotted Thursday afternoon, the two...
Two people were found shot to death Friday night in an apparent murder-suicide on the northeast side. The shootings happened around 8:17 p.m. Friday on the 3000 block of East 38th Street. Police said a man and woman were found dead with apparent gunshot wounds. Police were...
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz (left) with running mate Carly Fiorina. (WIBC.com photo; Eric Berman) Ted Cruz is challenging Donald Trump's foreign-policy credentials as the Indiana primary draws closer. Both Cruz and Trump have touted a bombs-away approach to ISIS,...
It's Comic Con time again, as in Indiana Comic Con. The three-day con is back at the Indiana Convention Center downtown Friday through Sunday. Cosplayers will be dressed up, both for contests and just to be dressed up, and celebrities will be on hand. They include Brent Spiner,...
He respects all the candidates, he says, but Governor Pence thinks Ted Cruz is the right presidential candidate for the Republican Party. "I'm not against anybody, but I will be voting for Ted Cruz in the Republican Primary," Pence said in an interview with Greg Garrison on 93...
Adam Henze (Indiana University) The Greatest Spectacle in Racing defines the city that bears its name. And now the Indianapolis 500 is immortalized in a poem called "For Those Who Love Fast, Loud Things." Educator Adam Henze, a Ph.D. student at Indiana University, based his take...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--The Indianapolis Colts picked Alabama center Ryan Kelly in the NFL draft Thursday night. Kelly is 6 ft. 4, and 311 lbs. The Colts had the no. 18 pick. Kelly was awarded the Rimington Trophy this year, which is given to the best center in college football...
(RTV6 photo) An EF-1 tornado touched down in Boone County Thursday afternoon, destroying a barn and throwing debris into nearby neighborhoods. A funnel cloud was first reported in the Lebanon, Indiana, area around 3:11 p.m. The funnel cloud was confirmed to have turned into an...