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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- For-profit Kaplan University is about to become part of Purdue. Purdue President Mitch Daniels says the school will buy Kaplan and turn it into a new, non-profit online arm of the Purdue system. The move, according to a press release distributed Thursday...
It's official now: Governor Holcomb has signed a long-term road funding plan into law. With dozens of Republican legislators looking on, Holcomb proclaimed the plan earmarking new gas taxes and BMV fees for roads gives Indiana a financial and infrastructure advantage few states...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Major Davis II received a sentence of life without parole Thursday morning for killing an Indianapolis police officer. On April 21, Davis pleaded guilty to killing Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Officer Perry Renn in July 2014. Renn died following a shootout...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Traffic at Indianapolis' north split is delayed after a semi crashed and caught fire in the area Thursday morning. The semi crashed around 4 a.m. Police say the driver tried to take the turn too fast and crashed into the wall, then caught fire. Two people were...
INDIANAPOLIS -- A Marion County jury ruled that Jeffrey Fairbanks is not guilty of the murder of his daughter, 3-month-old Janna Rivera, but is guilty of neglect of a dependent causing death. The verdict came after a three-day trial in which Marion County prosecutors presented...
INDIANAPOLIS--Indianapolis Public Schools could close three high schools for the 2018 school year and save about $4 million. The reason is that enrollment has been going down for 50 years and now some of the seven high schools are not using nearly all of the space they have...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Some victims' advocates have made a statement on Monument Circle with blue jeans. The annual "Denim Day" seeks to make people aware of the frequency and seriousness of sexual assault. Volunteer coordinator Pam Jahnke says 600 women a year are sexually assaulted...
INDIANAPOLIS--You may not have known that the Benjamin Harrison home could accommodate a play. In fact, they have a whole season planned for the next year and there is a play going on now called "Murder Most Merry". It's a series of three, one-act plays, presented by Candlelight...
A $100,000 grant will assist the expansion of computer science programs at Pike, Arsenal Tech, and Providence Cristo Rey High Schools. The three schools have partnered with IUPUI's School of Informatics on a program to steer more students into science and technology careers --...