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Mayors from across the U-S began their four-day conference in Indy with warnings about Britain's exit from the European Union. Jim Diffley with Philadelphia-based I-H-S Economics told a U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting he expects the Brexit to wipe out the growth his firm was...
Indy's Joe Hogsett (at lectern) with fellow mayors at the U.S. Conference of Mayors (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) America's mayors have opened their annual conference in Indianapolis with a plea for action on guns. Mayors from both parties are among the 300 in Indy for the U.S,...
INDIANAPOLIS - An Indianapolis police officer is under investigation after he was caught on video slamming a handcuffed teenager into a wall. The video shows the 17-year-old with his hands handcuffed behind his back. The teen responded to IMPD Officer Robert Chappell's question...
INDIANAPOLIS - An interim IPS principal is fighting to keep his job amid the Shana Taylor case at the district's Longfellow Alternative School. Taylor, a former counselor at the school, is accused of having sex with students. She was arrested in February and remains awaiting...
INDIANAPOLIS - Divers David Boudia and Steele Johnson will represent Indiana and the United States at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The pair won the men's synchronized 10-meter event Thursday at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Indianapolis. The trip will be Boudia'...
Picketers outside the Marion VA hospital (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Workers at Marion's VA hospital are on their guard against a possible attempt to phase out those centers. A 15-member commission assigned to recommend ways to improve the VA doesn't even submit its report...
Indiana is one of the states affected by a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on drunk driving laws. The court ruled that states could not compel drivers suspected of DUI to provide blood tests for alcohol content without a warrant. The ruling was a response to challenges to what are...
Indiana health groups are rallying behind a proposal to encourage grocery stores in neighborhoods which don't have them. Legislators are studying a proposal this summer to offer grants to grocery stores to help them open in so-called food deserts. Groups from the American Heart...
Gov. Mike Pence (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Governor Pence says the arrest of a Brownsburg teenager on terror charges ia a reminder no place is immune. Federal authorities arrested 18-year-old Akram Musleh on Tuesday as he was about to board a bus for New York -- the FBI...