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Supporters of a tax hike on gas and cigarettes to pay for road repairs have a sales job ahead in the Senate. House Republicans acknowledge skepticism within the GOP about tax hikes. Leaders told a Senate committee their bill follows conservative principles by paying for services...
The dispute over Congressman Todd Young's petition signatures could lead to a change in Indiana's ballot access laws. Since at least 1986, candidates for U.S. Senate, governor, or president must collect 500 signatures in each of Indiana's nine congressional districts. Senate...
Susan Jordan (wibc.com file photo) A "tragic accident", but not a crime. Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry said he would not file criminal charges against the driver of the school bus that hit and killed Susan Jordan, principal at Amy Beverland Elementary School. The accident...
Morgan Burke in the midst of the Boilermakers (Purdue photo) For the first time in almost a quarter century, Purdue will look for a new athletic director. Morgan Burke told Purdue alumni in Florida something he told the Board of Trustees more than a year ago - that he will...
It's the first of its kind in the industry---and it's made out of Indiana. The Braunability company in Winemac has partnered with Ford to create an apparatus that allows wheelchair bound people mobility in a stylish SUV, rather than the traditional Van. “For our first-ever...
(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...