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The smoking ban in Indy is legal. So is the exemption for the city's off-track betting facility. The State Supreme Court ruled unanimously that the city can ban smoking inside all buildings, including bars and restaurants, and that it could legally exempt the Winner's Circle...
Purdue president Mitch Daniels (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) With a contested Republican convention increasingly likely, there's a fresh round of speculation about Purdue president Mitch Daniels. Daniels flirted with a White House run in 2012 in his final year as governor,...
Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry (RTV6 photo) The video showing part of a fight between an Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Officer and a man who the officer would shoot and kill will not be released to the public, Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry said Monday morning. "...
First it was 'Periods for Pence'. Now, that campaign wants to get the guys involved. Periods for Pence is the movement that began when women started calling Governor Pence's office with a unique way of protesting his signing of new abortion restrictions in the state - describing...
IU's School of Medicine is trying to rewrite the rulebook on prescribing painkillers. Clinical medicine professor and pain care specialist Palmer Mackie says there needs to be more emphasis early in medical school on how to prescribe pain meds appropriately, to combat a growing...
(image courtesy of Eric Cox/RTV6) There has been another murder on the east side of Indy. Police say a man in his early 30's was shot dead aroun 4:30 Monday morning on Pleasant Run Parkway North. IMPD says the two people involved in the fight that led to the gunfire knew each...
Three people were shot, one of them fatally, in a Muncie townhome complex early Sunday morning. Police say Rafael Rodriguez, 24, died at the hospital. A 21-year-old who was shot is in stable condition and a 28-year-old who was shot was treated by EMS crews and released. Police...
SHELBY COUNTY, Ind. – Police are investigating a report of human remains found in northwestern Shelby County Sunday night. Reports say investigators from the Shelby County Sheriff’s Department, the Marion County Coroner’s office, Indianapolis Metro Police and the Marion County...
An Indianapolis police officer responding to a road rage incident was shot at Friday night. The incident happened around 9 p.m. near the intersection of 34th Street and Welch Drive on the west side. According to IMPD, the officer saw a black vehicle chasing a white vehicle...