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Acting U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler (center) with IMPD Chief Rick Hite and federal prosecutors from around the country. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Federal prosecutors will coordinate information-sharing about Indy's worst criminals and most crime-ridden neighborhoods. Indy...
The nation's unemployment rate fell from 6.2% to 6.1% in August. Ball State University economist Dr. Mike Hicks calls the report disappointing given that job creation figures fell below projections. 142,000 jobs were created in August which falls far short of the 226,000...
A man died after being shot early Friday morning in Indianapolis. IMPD said sometime after 4:30 a.m. that a man was shot near 31st Street and Gladstone Avenue. Police confirmed Ernest P. Drake, 35, was shot did not make it and died at Eskenazi Health. Drake was found outside a...
If you come to downtown Indianapolis over the next few months, you may hear some unusual sounds. The USDA-Wildlife Services will be using pyrotechnics and other techniques to keep birds such as starlings and crows from forming communal roosts in the downtown area. Wildlife...
State police arrested an Indianapolis officer on a charge of false reporting Thursday night. Officer Andrew Tyler was placed on administrative leave while the department conducts an internal investigation. Sgt. Rich Myers with the Indiana State Police says Tyler's false...
Attorneys (seated) and same-sex couples react to 7th Circuit's marriage ruling at ACLU of Indiana's office (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) Though same sex couples still can't legally marry in Indiana, some of them hope the ruling by a federal appeals panel is another step toward...
Tim Durham (WIBC.com file photo) A federal appeals court has overturned two convictions for former Indianapolis businessman Tim Durham. Durham was convicted in June 2012 on 12 counts of conspiracy to commit fraud, wire fraud and securities fraud. The Seventh U.S. Circuit Court...
Marion County Clerk Beth White says her office will not issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples until she receives definite word that a stay has been lifted. White applauds the ruling by a Chicago-based federal appeals court declaring there's no rational basis for Indiana's...
If you see cheap gas, you better fill up, because prices are going up again in Central Indiana. "This is a regular Indiana price cycle aggravated by Wednesday's 12-cent increase in wholesale gasoline prices," said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst with GasBuddy.com. "That...