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(RTV6 Photo) An officer with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is in a local hospital after a crash late Wednesday night. Police say the officer was driving west on Kessler Boulevard around 11:30 p.m., when a black Chevy Cruze, driving north on Grandview Drive,...
Property of Ashley Chastain, former Animal Care and Control officer charged with abusing dogs (RTV6 photo) After a former Animal Care and Control officer was arrested for animal abuse, one family says they believe the woman was the person who stole their puppy. Ashley Chastain,...
The lobbying battle over Sudafed is now pitting drugstores against individual pharmacists. CVS sat out the Senate debate over a bill requiring pharmacists to quiz Sudafed buyers before giving them the drug. But with the bill advancing to the House, lobbyist Heather Willey told...
Eric Holcomb's nomination as lieutenant governor shakes up both the governor's race and the U.S. Senate race. Holcomb was campaigning for the Senate nomination is late as Saturday. But he accepted Governor Pence's offer of the lieutenant governorship on Sunday, and withdrew from...
Legislators are trying to set rules for who can view dashboard and body camera videos of police. The House approved Hartford City Republican Kevin Mahan's bill requiring people to show why dash-cam videos should be released. But Mahan says he's fine with a Senate proposal to...
Carrier's facility in Indianapolis, which will close as the company moves operations to Mexico (RTV6 photo) Carrier apparently believes it can build heating and AC units cheaper south of the border. Carrier announced that it will close its plant on the west side of Indianapolis...
Sameer Thakar was in his first year teaching math at North Central High School (image courtesy of Facebook) As Kyle Cox's case plays out, another teacher is in trouble for reaching out to a teen in the wrong way. Sameer Thakar, 40, was arrested Tuesday night at his home in...
Democrats are trying to end Republican Congressman Todd Young's Senate campaign before it begins. Senate candidates must gather 500 signatures in each of Indiana's nine congressional districts. Democrats contend Young miscounted signatures in the First District in northwest...
The city and Covanta reached an agreement to temporarily suspend a proposed Advance Recycling Center (ARC). The facility was to be located on Covanta’s Indianapolis campus. Mayor Joe Hogsett announced Wednesday that the city will gather information over the next 90 days to...