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INDIANAPOLIS , Ind.-- Saturday ended with Demario Thomas, 29, a teaching assistant at in Indianapolis middle school, in jail, charged with having sex with a 15-year-old. IMPD sex crime detectives were told by a concern family member that the relationship was going on. Detectives...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.-- Sunday at the US Conference of Mayors, held at the J.W. Marriott downtown, Hillary Clinton, Lady Gaga, the Dalai Lama, and the mayor of Orlando all addressed mayors from all over the United States. Clinton pulled no punches when It came to her message that...
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...