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Gov. Mike Pence (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Governor Pence's call to strip state school superintendent Glenda Ritz of the chairman's gavel on the State Board of Education has overshadowed the rest of his agenda for what he's calling an "education session" of the...
(photo courtesy INDYCAR) NASA's Orion spacecraft made its first successful test flight Friday and engineers with INDYCAR have had a hand its design. INDYCAR Director of Engineering Jeff Horton says it started several years ago when NASA engineers wanted to look at INDYCAR crash...
(photo courtesy RTV6) The family of missing airman Alec Dye of Mooresville says the U.S. Air Force confirmed the human remains found in Guam belong to him. A spokesperson for Decatur Township Schools says Air Force officials confirmed the news with Dye's family Friday morning...
(photo courtesy IFD) IMPD and IFD crews were called to three crashes on the city's east side Friday afternoon. IFD Capt. Rita Reith says one person was killed in a crash on Mitthoeffer Road near John Jay Drive, south of 38th Street, after losing control of the car and spinning...
The man accused in the shooting death of IMPD officer Perry Renn will not go to trial until 2017. Major Davis Jr. could face the death penalty if convicted. A Marion County judge has set a preliminary trial date of February 6, 2017. A spokesperson for Marion County Prosecutor...
Steve Sells and Joetta Sells (photos courtesy Anderson Police Department) The Anderson couple accused of locking their mentally disabled granddaughter in a bedroom leaving her severely malnourished are now facing a total of 24 charges. Steve Sells, 58, and Joetta Sells, 54, were...
A new report says cancer, diabetes, heart disease and other noncommunicable ailments are rising faster in and in more young people in low and middle income countries compared to wealthier nations. The CFR Independent Task Force Report, co-chaired by Purdue University President...
A federal grand jury has indicted a Fishers man on charges of wire and securities fraud and money laundering. This after U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler says 50-year-old John Marcum bilked 16 investors out of upwards of $6 million. Minkler says Marcum used the money as his "own...
Indiana is part of a multi-state settlement with Sirius XM Radio. The satellite radio company has agreed to pay 3-point-8 million dollars to the states and refund customers for alleged misleading advertising and billing practices. Attorney General Greg Zoeller is joined in the...