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Ball State University economist Dr. Mike Hicks is concerned about the latest jobs report. The U.S. Labor Department says the economy created only about 126,000 jobs in March. That kept the unemployment rate steady at 5.5%. Job creation for March was the worst month for new jobs...
Warren Englehardt at his home at Zionsville Meadows (image courtesy of Zionsville Meadows) There will be two milestones met when the Indy Honor Flight takes off for Washington DC on Saturday. The Honor Flight organization's first trip of 2015 will also be its largest ever, with...
Some concerned members of Indiana LGBT community don't think Indiana lawmakers and Governor Mike Pence went far enough with the RFRA fix. Indiana MoveOn members say RFRA only protects the LGBT community from discrimination on religious, but not civil grounds. Scott Spychala is...
Memories Pizza co-owner Crystal O'Conner (image courtesy of ABC 57, South Bend) The Northern Indiana pizza restaurant whose owners suggested they would not provide service to a same-sex wedding has received support from across the country, including thousands of dollars in...
An Indiana expert on the Middle East says the highly-touted Iran nuclear agreement is a breakthrough. Indiana University Professor Dr. Jamsheed Choksy says the deal follows pressure from the Iranian people who want their country to reintegrate with the world. President Obama...
Despite some political distractions in Indiana, Visit Indy says Final Four weekend is on track in Indianapolis. Spokesperson Chris Gahl says the city is expecting to see some 70,000 people in town for the big weekend events. Gahl says all 7100 area hotels are either sold out or...
Picture that was Tweeted by Micah Clark, who stands behind Gov. Pence next to Eric Miller, at the private RFRA bill signing (image courtesy of Twitter) Leaders of conservative religious groups are not happy with the proposed fix to Indiana's religious freedom law. Among those...
Indianapolis Power and Light says it'll cost roughly $2.5 million to replace hundreds of old manhole covers in downtown Indianapolis. IPL President Kelly Huntington and Senior Vice President Joe Bentley testified before the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission Thursday. It was...
Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) and House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Legislators will vote today on a followup to Indiana's new religious-freedom law, explicitly banning denial of service to gays and lesbians. 19...