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Even as we are winning battles with some types of cancer, the number of people with skin cancer is rising. This week, Dr. Boris Lushniak, the acting U.S. Surgeon General who is also a dermatologist, called skin cancer a major public health problem that requires immediate action...
A Portage man was arrested Wednesday after a hit-and-run crash involving an Indiana State Police car. A state trooper stopped a semi on the right shoulder of westbound Interstate 80 near the Chase Street overpass for a traffic violation. Just before the trooper got out of his...
Shelbyville Police arrested a man Tuesday after what appeared to be human remains were found near his home. Police began searching the property and home of 46-year-old Scott Shuck in the 1200 block of Elm Street in Shelbyville. The search was part of an ongoing investigation...
(Left to Right) Mark Leonard, Monserrate Shirley and Bob Leonard (photos courtesy IMPD) Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry says they're still determining how change of venue trials will work for the suspects in the Richmond Hill subdivision explosion. Curry says all sides...
(Left to Right) Joe Meyers, Ronnie Westbrook and Amanda Gonzales (photos courtesy Hancock County Sheriff's Office) Three people have now been charged with murder and kidnapping in the death of a woman whose body was found in a Hancock County cornfield. Amanda Gonzales, 27, had...
Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard announced Wednesday a multi-pronged plan he says is designed to tackle crime. As part of the plan, the Mayor proposed $25 million in funding over five years for preschool education for needy kids. The mayor says the program will provide...
Clark County Sheriff Danny Rodden has turned in his gun and badge, temporarily. Rodden is on paid administrative leave following his indictment. He's accused of paying a prostitute for oral sex and lying to the FBI. Rodden's attorney, Larry Wilder, says his client is very...
Some workers at the General Motors Fort Wayne Assembly plant are being told to go home again. First shift production had to be canceled because of issues relating to part availability. The company expects employees on second shift to show up as scheduled. Shifts have been...
As the school year begins for some students, doctors and schools want to remind parents that immunization requirements have changed slightly. Two doses of Hepatitis A vaccine are now required for all incoming kindergarten students before they can attend school, and those two...