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(WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) The debate over gay rights has resumed at the statehouse -- but it may have also ended for another year. A study committee heard two hours of testimony for and against extending civil rights protections to gay, lesbian and transgender Hoosiers...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe has been named one of the dancers for "Dancing with the Stars" in Season 23 this fall. Hinchcliffe, or the "Mayor of Hinchtown," has been in the IndyCar Series since 2011. He was injured in a crash just before the 2015...
(INDIANAPOLIS) - Imagine this: you're driving along a highway and all of a sudden, you receive an alert on your phone warning you a tornado is approaching and you need to seek shelter immediately, and the only place you can go to that's nearby is a fast food restaurant. You jump...
FULTON COUNTY, Ind.- An initial hearing was held this morning for five Notre Dame football players arrested earlier this month in Fulton County. Max Redfield, Te'Von Coney and Kevin Stepherson appeared in court with "not guilty" pleas entered on their behalf. Former safety Max...
GREENWOOD, Ind.--Bleach and ammonia can be dangerous when put together and police say a man they arrested in Greenwood two weeks ago had bottles filled with the chemicals, a rifle with a scope and 100 rounds of ammo in his car. The Johnson County Prosecutor's Office said...
STAMFORD, Conn. - Gene Wilder, the star of comedic movies like “Blazing Saddles,” “Young Frankenstein,” “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” and “Stir Crazy,” died Monday at his home in Stamford, Conn. Wilder had been battling Alzheimer’s disease for a while. His nephew...
Photo: Billie Jean Edison (left) and Johnny Moore (right) BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – The third and final suspect has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a Bloomington woman. Bloomington Police Officers found 26-year-old, Brittany Sater at a neighbor’s house suffering...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - A man has been detained after reportedly putting three suspicious packages near mailboxes in front of the Anthem building and the monument downtown. A section of Monument Circle was blocked off while police investigated. The cirlce opened around 1:45 p.m...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Diamond Miller and Frank Larkins will begin their trial today. Miller and Larkins were arrested in Nov. 2014 after Miller's 1-year-old son, Elijah Polk died. Frank Larkins is charged with murder and Miller is charged with neglect of a dependent resulting in...