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A new report from the American Cancer Society's Cancer Action Network says most states - including Indiana - are falling far short in the battle against cancer. The report, now in its 12th year, says 75% of states aren't making progress in passing or strengthening policies that...
(photo courtesy GenCon Indy) Nearly 57,000 people jammed downtown Indianapolis for last week's annual GenCon game convention -- a figure that has the city's event planners thinking about how to accommodate more. GenCon has more than doubled its attendance in five years, setting...
If the accused killer of Indy Metro Police Officer Perry Renn is sentenced to death, it'll be the first death sentence handed down in Marion County in 12 years. Major Davis is the eighth accused killer to face a potential death sentence in Marion County since 2002, but none of...
(photo courtesy Indiana State Police) A crash involving three semi tractor-trailers on Interstate 70 in Vigo County left one person dead and two others injured Wednesday night. Indiana State Police say traffic on eastbound I-70 near the eight mile marker was slow due to...
(photo courtesy IFD) IFD firefighters rescued a dog from a house fire on the city's south side Wednesday afternoon. Capt. Rita Reith (RITE) says crews were called to the home in the 7300 block of Sandalwood Drive, near Southport Road and Meridian Street, shortly before 3:00 p.m...
There are conflicting stories about what transpired in the moments before, during and after the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Many believe the holes in the information could be filled if the Ferguson officers were equipped with body cameras like the ones used...
Andrew Carie (photo courtesy Bloomington Police Department) The Bloomington Police Department arrested a man early Wednesday morning for assaulting a woman in a home invasion. Officers were called around 3:00 a.m. to a home in the 1200 block of West 7th Street on a report of an...
The first suspect to go on trial for the bombing of a home that killed a couple next door will be tried in South Bend rather than Indianapolis. Marion Superior Court Judge Sheila Carlisle ordered the trial of Mark Leonard to be moved to St. Joseph County due to heavy publicity...
A former Greenwood Community High School golf coach and teacher will plead guilty to having sex with a 17-year-old student. 37-year-old Timothy Guilfoy has agreed to a deal to plead guilty to two felony charges of child seduction, according to the Marion County Prosecutors...