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Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush says the school-voucher movement he helped found needs to shift its focus. As governor, Bush enacted one of the nation's first statewide voucher programs. focusing on failing schools. But the former Republican presidential hopeful told a...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Federal prosecutors have charged an alleged gang calling themselves "The Mob" connected to 24 pharmacy robberies in Indiana and Kentucky. Nine Indianapolis men face a dozen federal charges in the case, including racketeer influence and corrupt organizations (RICO...
HENRY COUNTY, Ind. -- One person is dead after a crash following a police chase on I-70 in Wayne County, Indiana. The crash happened around 10:30 a.m., in the westbound lanes of I-70 west of Richmond, Indiana. A deputy with Henry County pulled over a Cadillac on I-70, near the...
SPEEDWAY, Ind. --The VP will be the VIP at IMS on 5/28. Translation: Vice-President Mike Pence plans to attend the Indianapolis 500 Sunday, reports the Indianapolis Star. Pence plans on flying in this weekend. That makes two weekends in a row back home for the former governor,...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is promising federal support for school choice programs like Indiana's, but holding off details for now. DeVos says the Trump administration will propose "resources" to complement state choice programs. But she tells WIBC she's not...
KOKOMO, Ind. -- Police in Kokomo are investigating after a body was found after 4 p.m. Monday afternoon, on a property located at North 50 East. When police arrived, they found the victim, later identified as 29-year-old Jason Heck. His blue, 2009 Pontiac G6 has not been located...
INDIANAPOLIS -- A student’s life was saved by quick-acting administrators last week. Longfellow Middle School student Omarion Heart, 13, was playing basketball during gym class when he collapsed and his heart stopped. His classmates gathered the school nurse and coach to perform...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Holocaust survivor Eva Mozes Kor visited the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Monday where she was presented a bottle of milk by racing legend Mario Andretti. During her time at the IMS, Kor tweeted: Mario Andretti met me at "INDIANAPOLIS 500" giving me a milk bottle...
INDIANAPOLIS--You should be able to choose the kind of education you want your child to have, public, private, or parochial, and the government can foot the bill, was the message delivered by U.S. Sec. of Education Betsy DeVos in a speech at the American Federation for Children'...