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A West Lafayette 11-year-old competes in prime time tonight in the National Spelling Bee. Jashun Puluru is one of 10 spellers to survive the first seven rounds of the bee in Washington. The aspiring neurosurgeon from Battle Ground Middle School is trying to become the third...
A report of a child abduction in Greenwood on Tuesday morning turned out to be a false alarm. An officer pulled over the driver of a white pickup truck that matched the description of the one accused of trying to abduct a four-year-old boy near Trotters Pointe Apartments. The...
Indiana's recount commission has vetoed a congressional candidate's attempt to stop a recount before it starts. Former Sullivan State Representative Ron Drake won the Democratic primary to take on Eighth District Congressman Larry Bucshon by 68 votes. He argued former...
(RTV6 photo) A man's throat was cut in an attack on the south side of Indianapolis Thursday morning. Police were called to a house on the 1000 block of Gilbert Avenue around 8 a.m. to find with multiple stab wounds and a cut throat in the kitchen of the house. The man is a...
SOUTH BEND, Ind. - A young girl has died and four others are in the hospital after a house fire broke out in South Bend early Thursday morning. Firefighters found the girl unresponsive inside the burning house in the 1500 block of O’Brien Street in South Bend just after 1:30 a.m...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The Indy 500 is sold out for the first time. "All suites, reserved seats and infield general admission tickets for the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Penn Grade Motor Oil are sold out," Hulman & Company CEO Mark Miles said Wednesday...
GRANT COUNTY - He's found. The wanted sex offender was located less than a day after being featured on Crime Stopper's "Crime of the Week." Grant County detective Kyle Beal says 27-year-old Brayton Tedder was found at a Marion hotel at around 3 this morning. Tedder was featured...
An 11-year-old boy from West Lafayette will compete Thursday night in the Scripps National Spelling Bee finals in Washington, D.C. Jashun Paluru is a sixth grader at Battle Ground Middle School. Jashun spelled paralimnion correctly to become one of ten finalists. According to...
(CARMEL) - Carmel firefighters pulled an 8-year-old boy out of a retention pond near West Carmel Drive Wednesday evening. Emergency responders were called to the pond, which is behind the Meijer store on the 1400 block of West Carmel Drive, around 6:30 p.m. on a report of a...