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A Ball State University history professor says if Scotland secedes from Great Britain, America will definitely feel the fallout. Dr. Fred Suppe says right now, Scotland's referendum vote set for Thursday appears to be a 50-50 proposition. Suppe says Scotland was a separate,...
Sen. Dan Coats (R-Indiana) (WIBC.com file photo) Indiana Senator Dan Coats says he'll vote Thursday to give President Obama authority to arm Syrian rebels against the terrorist group ISIS. But he still has misgivings about the overall U.S, strategy. Coats says beefing up rebel...
The Indiana Farm Bureau and friends are seeking ways to help Hoosier farmers. They're looking into the best way to brand "Indiana Grown" products. Retail Agriculture Business Specialist Bob White says the Indiana Grown Commission is re-evaluating the state's current brand. He...
(image courtesy of State Farm) The State Court of Appeals upheld Indiana's largest ever defamation award, overturning a second appeal by State Farm Insurance. State Farm has already paid a judgment to roofing contractor Joseph Radcliffe. Courts had previously ruled that State...
The Indianapolis City-County Council's Administration and Finance Committee tabled a proposal Tuesday night to eliminate the local homestead tax credit. Eliminating the tax credit was proposed by Mayor Greg Ballard to help fund his pre-kindergarten program for low-income...
The legislature's oversight panel for state pension funds is looking over what might happen if the state switched to 401-k-style retirement funds. The Indiana Public Retirement System says its pensions are on solid financial footing, and says it doesn't plan any changes. But...
Fall doesn't begin until next week, but the return to fall and winter gasoline has already begun. One analyst says that means lower gas prices in the near future. "Since June, when everyone was in an uproar about violence in Iraq, crude oil prices have come down by about 13-to-...
Bryant Stone (photo courtesy IMPD) IMPD detectives arrested an Indianapolis man Tuesday for the murder of another man on the city's near northwest side in April 2013. Police say Bryant Stone, 39, is accused of shooting and killing Timothy Loynes, 31, on April 14, 2013 in the...
Indiana State Police arrested the former assistant director of the Howard County Convention and Visitors' Bureau (CVB) on theft charges. Kimberly Morgan, 48, from Kokomo is accused of taking over 18-thousand dollars in CVB funds and depositing the money into her personal bank...