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Pete Buttigieg (file photo) South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg is back to work after a deployment to Afghanistan. Buttigieg served six months with the Afghan Threat Finance Cell, which is a counter-terrorism unit specializing in the link with narcotics funding and the insurgency...
(WIBC.com file photo: Mike Corbin) September was a busy month for U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Indianapolis International Airport. Authorities say they seized 27 gallons of the so-called "date rape" drug GBL. They say the drug came from various countries as...
Some Indiana corporate leaders are urging legislators to double down next year on a preschool pilot program. In January, the state will begin financial aid for low-income pupils to attend preschool in five counties. PNC Bank regional vice president Connie Bond Stuart urged...
An Indiana-based anthropologist says the U.S. immigration issue is intertwined with American demand for illegal drugs and the Central American drug trade. IUPUI Asst. Anthropology Professor Dr. Wendy Vogt says she has studied the issue for nearly a decade. Vogt says she has seen...
Chris Holobek (left) and Doug Mellinger complete their marriage license application at the Marion County Clerk's office. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) There's been no rush to exercise Indiana's newly legal right to same-sex marriage. More than 1,500 same-sex couples rushed to...
The battle over same-sex marriage in Indiana may be over, but the issue is still likely to come up in some form during the next legislative session. Same-sex marriage became legal in Indiana and four other states after the Supreme Court refused to hear their appeals of lower...
Indianapolis could be out millions of dollars after the Supreme Court declined to hear the city's appeal of a case involving adult bookstores. The court without comment turned aside the city's request to hear an appeal of a lower court ruling that struck down an ordinance which...
Attorney General Greg Zoeller (wibc.com file photo) Indiana's attorney general says the Supreme Court's denial of the state's appeal of a same-sex marriage ruling may not be the end of the issue. In a statement emailed from his office, Attorney General Greg Zoeller said the...
Indiana State Fire Marshal Jim Greeson says most Indiana house fires are preventable. Greeson kicked off Fire Prevention Week with hundreds of young students at the Blue & Gold Academy in Decatur Township in Indianapolis Monday. Greeson says he'll be traveling all over the...