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More people are thinking out of the box for their Fourth of July cookouts. The consumer-finance website WalletHub says Americans will buy nearly $7 billion worth of food for Independence Day, but the biggest seller isn't hot dogs or hamburgers -- it's chicken. WalletHub says we'...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--You've heard from Hillary Clinton, the mayor of Orlando and many others on the issue of gun violence from the U.S. Conference of Mayors that happened over the weekend in Indianapolis. But, what about right here at home? Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett, a...
ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. - The Elkhart County man found in his truck wearing a bomb vest last week will go to trial this fall. Sherman Fuller is facing two felony counts, one for carrying an explosive device with intent to set it off and another for failing to register as a sex or...
PORTAGE, Ind. - The Silver Alert for a missing 64-year-old Portage, Indiana man has been canceled. Portage Police Department said William J. Connelly was found alive by a local resident in the area. No other information was released.
MUNCIE - A child pornography investigation on Ball State University's campus netted a third arrest this week – but campus police aren't saying they're related. Robert Yadon, a former professor of information and communications sciences at Ball State, was arrested Monday on...
The Monroe County Prosecutor's Office says several factors led them to accept a misdemeanor plea agreement from a former IU student charged with two rapes on campus. Prosecutors say problems with evidence, including photographs that contradicted the accuser in one of the cases,...
Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson says his campaign can be a success even if he doesn't win the White House. Johnson says he's aiming to win, and says reaching the 15-percent in polling which would qualify him for the presidential debates could lift him into...
U.S. mayors are asking Congress to break a logjam over limiting gun purchases. The U.S, Conference of Mayors gathering in Indianapolis approved more than 100 policy recommendations, but in the aftermath of the Orlando nightclub massacre, the gun issue may be the most closely...
WASHINGTON, D.C.--Today, the Supreme Court issued a 5-3 decision, striking portions of a Texas law requiring abortion providers to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital and meet standards for outpatient surgical centers... Indiana's Republican lawmakers in DC reacted...