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A 12-year-old boy has died after he was pulled from a pool at an apartment complex on the city's north east side. It happened at the Chateau in the Woods Apartments Tuesday evening. A resident found the unidentified child floating in the pool. A lifeguard was not on duty at the...
Noblesville holds a community meeting Thursday night on plans to seek control of development east of the city limits. Mayor John Ditslear says the centerpiece of Noblesville's development efforts has been the eastside "corporate campus," home to medical and office space and the...
Paula Cooper (image courtesy of Indiana Women's Prison) The Indiana woman who was once the youngest person on death row in the U.S. has taken her own life. Indianapolis Police confirmed that Paula Cooper took her own life with a gun. A police report says she was found dead just...
It's looking like a potentially stormy week through this coming weekend across Indiana. National Weather Service Meteorologist Joe Skowronek says showers and thunderstorms will likely develop through Tuesday evening. He says the eastern half of the state is especially at risk...
InDot is kicking off the $3.4 million, I-65 Northbound I-70 West Bound South Split Project tonight. Spokesman Will Wingfield says the purpose of the project is to rehabilitate two, 40-year-old bridges that carry the I-65 northbound ramp to I-70 westbound. They're the ramp bridge...
Teachers and staff at Indianapolis Public Schools might learn tonight how physical they can get with students who are fighting. The Indianapolis Public Schools board will consider the new policy previously outlined to middle school and high school principals by Superintendent...
Former Indiana Treasurer Richard Mourdock (WIBC.com file photo) A contract which would have guaranteed a job for former state treasurer Richard Mourdock's chief deputy after Mourdock left office in 2014 has sparked a court fight with Mourdock's successor. In the final months of...
Brian Powell, chair of IU's Sociology Department (image courtesy of Indiana University) An IU researcher is among those calling foul on a 2012 study that has been widely used to argue that gays and lesbians don't make good parents. The 2012 study was conducted by University of...
(image courtesy of Indiana Beach Amusement Resort) A roller coaster in Northern Indiana got stuck in mid-ride, but four people who were trapped made it off okay. WLFI-TV in West Lafayette says a car on the Steel Hawg coaster ride at Indiana Beach amusement park got stuck around...