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RTV contributed to this report INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Forty-five people have been arrested in the past couple of days as part of IMPD's Operation Next Step. Thursday there were 28 people arrested, mostly on drug charges. Seventeen people were arrested in a Wednesday prostitution...
NEW CASTLE, Ind. -- More than two dozen New Castle students became ill Thursday after eating the hottest breed of pepper in the world. District officials say a student brought a pepper known as a Carolina Reaper to New Castle Middle School on Thursday. After eating it, as many...
UPDATE AT 5:15PM: The University of Indianapolis has given the all clear after a sweep of campus buildings Thursday afternoon. The university says all evening classes remain canceled. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The University of Indianapolis ordered all campus buildings evacuated...
The Indiana Chamber is prodding whoever wins the governor's race to expand state-funded preschool and reshape how teachers are paid. The Chamber has released the first of a planned four open letters on the next governor's policy priorities, challenging Republican Eric Holcomb or...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The canal fountain in downtown Indianapolis is shooting purple water into the sky over the next few days in honor of National Recovery Month and the 23 million Americans in long-term recovery. The event was called "Color the Canal Purple" with several...
Indiana Fever mascot Freddy Fever (center) and Pacers mascot Boomer burst through a banner to kick off construction of the new sports area at the Children's Museum. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is aiming for a spring 2018 opening for a...
Editor's note: Police initially released the incorrect photo of the suspect. The updated photo is above. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - A woman stole alcohol from a north side Kroger, then punched an officer in the face early Wednesday morning, police say. The incident began around 2 a.m...
SHELBY COUNTY, Ind. - A coroner has identified human remains found in Shelby County one month ago as those of a missing Columbus woman. On August 1, 2016, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Department was called to the southern part of the county after human remains were found. The...
MADISON COUNTY - The Madison County HAZMAT team and health department condemned a home Wednesday after several adults, and more than a dozen animals, were found living in cat feces up to 3 inches thick in some places. Neighbors called authorities to the home in the southwest...