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Matthew Miller (left), Park Tudor headmaster who committed suicide last month, and ex-coach Kyle Cox (wibc.com file photo) Park Tudor has hired a law firm to conduct an independent investigation focusing on the allegations against former Park Tudor basketball coach Kyle Cox and...
(RTV6 photo) A standoff involving a SWAT unit is over, and a man who shot a police officer is in custody. The shooting happened around 3:30am at a house near McDougal and Shelby on the south side of Indy. IMPD says the officer was shot in the arm, is expected to recover and is...
(WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Indiana politicians past and present have said their final goodbyes to former Governor Edgar Whitcomb at a statehouse memorial service. Governor Pence says Whitcomb lived "a life of courage, service and adventure." The future governor left Indiana...
An IUPUI student was recently diagnosed with tuberculosis, a representative from the Marion County Health Department confirmed. The health department's TB Control program is helping IUPUI with identifying students, faculty and staff who were closest to that person. About 390...
House Minority Leader Scott Pelath (D-Michigan City) (WIBC,com file photo: Eric Berman) House Democrats say the closing of Carrier plants in Indy and Huntington shows Republicans have gotten the economy wrong. Minority Leader Scott Pelath (D-Michigan City) argues the move of 2,...
Indiana’s 43rd Governor, Edgar Whitcomb, will be honored today (Friday) with a memorial service in downtown Indianapolis. Governor Whitcomb passed away Feb. 4th. Indiana State Police say the service will be held in the area of the downtown Circle and on the south side of the...
Former Ball State president Paul Ferguson (Ball State U. photo) Ball State students and professors are demanding answers about former President Paul Ferguson's resignation. He left the school after less than 18 months on the job with a severance package of more than $500,000 in...
(RTV6 Photo) She was trying to light a cigarette. She lit her hair instead. Firefighters say an apartment unit was damaged on the city's northwest side after a woman's hair caught fire as she tried to light a cigarette. The fire happened in the 3200 block of Lupine Drive just...
As legislators tinker with road funding plans, mass transit advocates say not to forget them. Kim Irwin with the Indiana Citizens' Alliance for Transit says buses, rail and even bike trails and greenways are part of infrastructure too -- and they're the kind of infrastructure...