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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Police are searching for a man who kidnapped, imprisoned and raped a woman in an Indianapolis house in July. According to court documents, Maurice Nelson, 28, met up with a woman through a phone service on July 10 at a hotel room, then took her to a house on...
Former Education Secretary William Bennett says computerized learning can help students do better in school. Bennett led an education discussion at the conservative American Legislative Exchange Council's conference in Indianapolis. He acknowledges he's a late convert to the...
SPEEDWAY, Ind.--The Brickyard 400 brought record numbers of people, not to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but to their TV sets this past weekend. The Brickyard set a record for the highest-rated and most-watched broadcast ever on NBCSN , with 5.2 million viewers. It may have...
INDIANAPOLIS - Indianapolis has seen a spike in crime during July, with dozens of assaults reported every day and at least 18 people killed. On Wednesday, city leaders gathered to address the recent wave of violence. They expressed concern – but also optimism about their ability...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. A man broke into an Indianapolis home about 5:30 Wednesday morning and attempted to molest a child who was sleeping, said Indianapolis Police. It happened in the 1400 block of South Belmont St. Police say the man was able to force his way into the home while...
Congressional challenger Kevin Grant (R-4th) (WIBC.com photo: Committee to Elect Kevin J. Grant) U.S. Representatives Todd Rokita and Susan Brooks are seeking reelection after losing a bid for the nomination for governor. But they'll have an extra hurdle to clear first. Rokita...
Former House Speaker John Gregg (D, right) greets Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb (R). (WIBC.com photo: Abdul-Hakim Shabazz) A day after Lieutenant Governor Eric Holcomb became the Republican nominee for governor, he and Democrat John Gregg followed each other onstage at Holcomb's first...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The union bargaining committee for the Carrier workers have agreed to a deal with the company leaving Indianapolis for Monterrey, Mexico. RTV6 received a copy of the deal. Some of the compensation offered by the company is: One week of pay for each year...
WESTPORT, Ind. -- A seven-year old girl is in the hospital after she was struck by lightning. It happened after 9 a.m. Tuesday near Westport in Decatur County. Madison Davis was getting into her grandmother's car when it started raining and lighting struck her. The girl’s...