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(Photo by ymgerman/Thinkstock) While the world prepares to ring in 2017, WIBC newsroom is taking a look back at the 16 most interesting and compelling stories 2016. These are the stories that touched us, that shaped us, that broke our hearts or made us smile--these are "The 16...
(Photo by Joecho-16/Thinkstock) NOBLE COUNTY, IN -- Four people were arrested and police found more than 120 pounds of drugs during a bust in Noble County on Thursday, Dec. 29. 47-year-olds Mark Morr and Sherry Morr, 19-year-old Justin Morr, and 21-year-old Vanessa Salas were...
PHOTO: Booking photo provided by prosecutor Brad Landwerlen SHELBYVILLE, Ind.--A Shelbyville man sent to prison for 70 years for molesting his own daughter will not be getting out on appeal. The Indiana Court of Appeals rejected Jeffrey Chaney's claims that his sentence was too...
PHOTO: Muncie Police booking photo MUNCIE, Ind.--A pipe bomb meant for a man's ex-girlfriend was blown up by police yesterday and Lionel Ray Mackey, 38, was arrested. Police in Muncie say Mackey told the woman he would blow her up and the school bus that she drives. He didn't...
PHOTO: CNN Newswire WASHINGTON, D.C.-- Indiana Senator Joe Donnelly calls the American sanctions against Russia " a welcome first step." Donnelly (D) says it's "outrageous" that Russian intelligence agencies apparently directed the hacking and leaking of Democratic Party emails...
PHOTO: RTV6 INDIANAPOLIS -- A 16-year-old boy was arrested Thursday morning after police say he sexually assaulted one female and abducted another at gunpoint. Officers were called to an extended stay hotel in the 8000 block of Bash Street on Indianapolis' northeast side around...
(Photo: Eric Berman/WIBC) Indiana food banks are closing 2016 on an unexpected down note. Food donations normally go up at year's end, thanks to the combination of Christmas and people trying to squeeze in last-minute tax deductions. But the Indy Hunger Network says donations...
PHOTO: Chris Davis/Emmis INDIANAPOLIS-The Red Line has run into a snag. The Red Line is a part of the mass transit project that is planned for Indianapolis, but the first phase does not depend on the tax referendum passed in November. But, it does depend on Congress approving...
(Photo by f11photo / Thinkstock) Several places in Indiana won't wait for midnight to ring in the new year. At noon Indianapolis time on Saturday, it'll be 2017 in Bangkok, Jakarta, Hanoi -- and at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis. For the eighth straight year, the museum...