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An Indiana organization that improves the cost and quality of healthcare systems for Hoosiers is breaking ground on a new $20 million headquarters. The Regenstrief Institute is building a new 80,000 square foot space on the Indiana University Medical School Campus in...
Abdul Rahman Kassig (image courtesy of the Kassig family) We may never know whether anyone is negotiating with ISIS for the release of a hostage from Indianapolis, but one terrorism expert says talks are more than likely to be futile. "This is a situation where ISIS, or ISIL by...
A prayer service will be held at Butler University Wednesday for an Indiana man captured by ISIS. Abdul-Rahman Kassig, known as Peter before he converted to Islam, is being held by the terror group. The Butler Muslim Student Association will host a mass prayer and evening of...
Voter enthusiasm among young people appears to be on the decline. According to the Harvard Institute of Politics, only 23 percent of voters under 30 are expected to vote. But it's not like these millennial's aren't paying attention to the issues around them. Just ask Hillary...
For the first time, scientists say they have reversed memory loss caused by Alzheimer's disease. The study only involved 10 people in California, but researchers say nine of them, all in the early stages of Alzheimer's, reversed their memory loss with a strict regimen of diet,...
One person is dead, and a shooting suspect from Indy appears to be in custody after a gunfight and six-hour standoff in Chicago that left a police captain wounded. Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy says the officer was shot in the head and clavicle around 5:30 central...
A family spokeswoman has released more details about an Indiana man held captive by ISIS and why his family kept quiet for almost a year. Abdul-Rahman Kassig, 26, was captured in Oct. 2013 while he was providing aid to Syrian refugees. The family spokeswoman said Kassig was in...
(WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Instead of beating swords into plowshares, an Indianapolis firefighter has sculpted 750 pounds of guns into a dove of peace. Ryan Feeney was commissioned by Marion County Sheriff John Layton to make the peace sculpture out of the pile of confiscated...
The City of Hammond and two of its police officers are named in a lawsuit accusing the officers of using excessive force and other illegal tactics during a September traffic stop. According to the lawsuit filed Monday in U.S. District Court, officers Patrick Vicari and Charles...