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Governor Mike Pence contends that President Obama's immigration reform by executive order is unconstitutional. Pence is directing Attorney General Greg Zoeller to make Indiana a plaintiff in the lawsuit already joined by 17 other states, challenging the President's order. Pence...
A top Indiana sexual assault and crisis intervention specialist says it's not uncommon for people to report sexual assaults even decades after they allegedly occurred. Morris is a clinical associate and counselor for Mental Health America of Greater Indianapolis. He didn't want...
Next year will mark the end of the 10-year highway-building blitz financed by the Toll Road lease, and INDOT is scouting for new funding sources. Commissioner Karl Browning says INDOT's primary focus will shift from building new roads to maintaining existing ones. But he warns...
44-year-old Robert Butler, President of the Butler Automotive Group in Indianapolis, is pleading not guilty to charges of drunk driving causing serious bodily injury. Indiana State Police say Butler was the driver of a car that hit a parked vehicle on the shoulder of Interstate...
(image courtesy of State Board of Education) The State Board of Education could be taking more control of the process of turning around failing schools away from the Department of Education. After a long discussion that included frequent sniping between state Superintendent...
A new IUPUI study calls it the "new face of poverty." IUPUI Professor Dr. Douglas Noonan says they've found that poverty rates in Indiana are now worse than before the recent Great Recession. Noonan says one in eleven Hoosiers lived in poverty about a decade ago, but now that...
Some Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers will soon be wearing body cameras. Public Safety Director Troy Riggs says Indianapolis is one of the first cities in the nation to pilot a program beginning December 15th. Riggs says about five patrol officers - including...
Two Indianapolis police officers accused of beating a man in a south-side pub are expected in court Wednesday afternoon. Officers Michael Reiger and John Serban are each facing a felony charge of battery resulting in serious bodily injury stemming from an August 7 incident at...
ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam - Rescue crews were searching for an Indiana man last seen near a United States Air Force base in Guam. Airman Alec Dye, 24, of Mooresville, was last seen near Tarague Beach early Monday morning. Dye was deployed to Andersen Air Force Base from the...