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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Marion County Coroner has released the name of person whose remains were found Sunday evening in northwestern Shelby County. Satori “Dionne” Williams, 16, was identified Thursday afternoon after his remains were found on County Road 325 West about 2.5...
Indiana's commissioner for higher education says a push for more closer partnerships between schools and businesses still needs to go further. Teresa Lubbers applauds efforts to help students learn job skills while still in school. But she told an annual conference of educators...
Roger Penske (RTV6 Photo) Start your engines. We have a pace car driver. Roger Penske, one of the winningest team owners in racing history, will drive the pace car for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 in May. While the official announcement will be made on Monday, the...
Rolls-Royce is expanding its engine research presence at Purdue. Purdue and Rolls-Royce are partnering on a 33-million-dollar upgrade of Rolls' lab in the Purdue Research Park. Indianapolis R&D head Lisa Teague says they're working on more efficient jet engines.With the...
Ball State University police arrested a school employee Wednesday on charges of possession of child pornography. Randal R. Schmidt, who worked as a maintenance supervisor for the university, was suspended from his job and barred from campus following a joint investigation with...
Duke Energy plans a new solar-power investment in Indiana. Duke is awaiting state regulatory approval for a solar farm at the Crane Naval Surface Warfare Center. President Melody Birmingham-Byrd says it would be Duke's largest solar facility in Indiana, and its second solar...
Attorney General Loretta Lynch (left) with Southern District of Indiana U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Attorney General Loretta Lynch says community-oriented policing needs to go a step beyond just placing officers in neighborhoods. Lynch says cities...
Punishment for a daycare center tied to the death of a baby. Federal vouchers have been taken away from the Miracles and Blessings Daycare in Speedway. The state took the action after last week's death of Taliah Brigham, found unresponsive in her car seat at the daycare center...
MUNCIE, Ind. – One of two Muncie teenagers wanted in connection with a triple shooting and murder over the weekend has turned himself in to police. Police say Mason Lee O'Neal, 17, (pictured above) walked into the Delaware County Jail Wednesday at 3:05 a.m. and surrendered to...