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Members of the Teamsters Local 135 will be making a special delivery to help Indiana's neighbors to the north. Thursday morning, they are delivering more than 1,000 cases of bottled water to Flint, Mich. The city is dealing with a tainted water problem. Flint's tap water became...
Bob Leonard (RTV6 photo) Opening statements begin Thursday morning in the trial of accused Richmond Hill Explosion conspirator Bob Leonard. The jury in Fort Wayne will begin to see the enormity of the case on day one as prosecutors show them the aftermath of the fatal explosion...
Restaurant and retail workers would have to get their work schedules at least two weeks in advance under a bill proposed in the state Senate. Portage Democrat Karen Tallian says it's increasingly common for stores and restaurants to wait till the last minute to tell employees...
John M. Dickerson (WIBC,com photo) One of the five candidates for Indiana's open U.S. Senate seat has quit the race. Former Arc of Indiana director John M. Dickerson reported just $34,000 in fundraising in his last finance report in October, putting him at a 12-to-1 disadvantage...
A road funding plan funded by higher taxes on gas and cigarettes has passed a House committee. House Republicans set aside traditional distaste for tax hikes to endorse a bill they say will create a long-term solution for road maintenance needs. Lewisville Representative Tom...
Visit Indy presents the State of Tourism next week. This after a survey that's producing some worry about the future of tourism. The survey was commissioned by the city's tourism bureau months after last year's debate over the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Reach Market...
The battle over Sunday alcohol sales is underway again, with a House committee vote expected next week. The latest attempt to legalize Sunday sales drops last year's requirement that supermarkets keep alcohol in a separate part of the store or behind the counter. That proposal...
The scene of a northeast side shooting death on Oxford Lane (RTV6 photo) Yet another Indianapolis murder; this one was on the northeast side. IMPD says the shooting happened just before 1 a.m. at a home on Oxford Lane. Police saw that a man had been shot in the hand when they...
Bob Leonard (RTV6 photo) Twelve jurors and six alternates have been seated for the trial of accused Richmond Hill Explosion conspirator Bob Leonard. Jury selection began Tuesday morning with a pool of 400 potential jurors drawn from Allen County residents. By 6 p.m., 18 jurors...