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Paula Cooper (image courtesy of Indiana Women's Prison) The Indiana woman who was once the youngest person on death row in the U.S. has taken her own life. Indianapolis Police confirmed that Paula Cooper took her own life with a gun. A police report says she was found dead just...
It's looking like a potentially stormy week through this coming weekend across Indiana. National Weather Service Meteorologist Joe Skowronek says showers and thunderstorms will likely develop through Tuesday evening. He says the eastern half of the state is especially at risk...
InDot is kicking off the $3.4 million, I-65 Northbound I-70 West Bound South Split Project tonight. Spokesman Will Wingfield says the purpose of the project is to rehabilitate two, 40-year-old bridges that carry the I-65 northbound ramp to I-70 westbound. They're the ramp bridge...
Teachers and staff at Indianapolis Public Schools might learn tonight how physical they can get with students who are fighting. The Indianapolis Public Schools board will consider the new policy previously outlined to middle school and high school principals by Superintendent...
Former Indiana Treasurer Richard Mourdock (WIBC.com file photo) A contract which would have guaranteed a job for former state treasurer Richard Mourdock's chief deputy after Mourdock left office in 2014 has sparked a court fight with Mourdock's successor. In the final months of...
Brian Powell, chair of IU's Sociology Department (image courtesy of Indiana University) An IU researcher is among those calling foul on a 2012 study that has been widely used to argue that gays and lesbians don't make good parents. The 2012 study was conducted by University of...
(image courtesy of Indiana Beach Amusement Resort) A roller coaster in Northern Indiana got stuck in mid-ride, but four people who were trapped made it off okay. WLFI-TV in West Lafayette says a car on the Steel Hawg coaster ride at Indiana Beach amusement park got stuck around...
Former Indianapolis Colt Reggie Wayne will receive the key to the city this summer. Wayne will receive the honor from Mayor Greg Ballard during the Pacers Sports & Entertainment Corporate Luncheon presented by Indiana University. The luncheon will take place on Friday, July...
One person was killed and at least four others were injured after a series of separate shootings late Monday and early Tuesday throughout Indianapolis. The latest shooting happened just after 2 a.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Laurel Street and Lawton Avenue on the city's...