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The mumps have come to Purdue. The university says it is investigating five cases of mumps at the West Lafayette campus, and school officials say they are working with the Indiana State Department of Health and the Tippecanoe County Health Department to see whether anyone else...
RIPLEY COUNTY, Ind. -- When police arrived on the scene Tuesday morning they saw a semi in a field with the sheets of drywall it was hauling all over the roadway. Next to the semi -- a crumbled up Buick. Inside that Buick were three people, including a little girl, who died...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind--A police officer shot and killed a man Tuesday night at an Indianapolis gas station after the man came out fighting. The man, who was described as in his late 30s or early 40s, was not armed. A police spokesperson confirmed that the officer was in fear for his...
There just aren't enough superlatives to describe the University of Connecticut women's basketball team. No. 1 UConn won the NCAA women's basketball championship on Tuesday with an 82-51 thumping against No. 4 seed Syracuse at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. This doesn'...
COLUMBUS, Ind. – Two captains with the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Department were inside their office Monday afternoon when something caught their attention just outside their window. A man parked in the sheriff’s office parking lot was tossing beer cans out of his pickup...
Early voting for the May primary is underway. One expert says whether it will make a difference in any races is anyone's guess. "I would argue this is a campaign in which you would not want to vote early," said Laura Albright, associate professor of political science at the...
UConn will be trying to make history tonight in the women's basketball championship game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. If Connecticut beats Syracuse, it'll be the Huskies' fourth straight championship. No women's team has ever done that -- only UCLA's seven straight can match it...
Indiana's legalization of daily fantasy sports includes permission for Indiana casinos to get into the business. But there may not be a rush to participate. Centaur Gaming owns Indiana's two racetrack casinos, Hoosier Park in Anderson and Indiana Live in Shelby County. Vice...
A meeting between an estranged husband and wife in a Camby parking lot turned deadly Monday afternoon. Police now say the man and women met in the parking lot of the Rancho Grande restaurant on the 8400 block of Windfall Lane in Camby on Monday. At some point during the meeting...