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An Indiana-based anthropologist says the U.S. immigration issue is intertwined with American demand for illegal drugs and the Central American drug trade. IUPUI Asst. Anthropology Professor Dr. Wendy Vogt says she has studied the issue for nearly a decade. Vogt says she has seen...
Chris Holobek (left) and Doug Mellinger complete their marriage license application at the Marion County Clerk's office. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) There's been no rush to exercise Indiana's newly legal right to same-sex marriage. More than 1,500 same-sex couples rushed to...
The battle over same-sex marriage in Indiana may be over, but the issue is still likely to come up in some form during the next legislative session. Same-sex marriage became legal in Indiana and four other states after the Supreme Court refused to hear their appeals of lower...
Indianapolis could be out millions of dollars after the Supreme Court declined to hear the city's appeal of a case involving adult bookstores. The court without comment turned aside the city's request to hear an appeal of a lower court ruling that struck down an ordinance which...
Attorney General Greg Zoeller (wibc.com file photo) Indiana's attorney general says the Supreme Court's denial of the state's appeal of a same-sex marriage ruling may not be the end of the issue. In a statement emailed from his office, Attorney General Greg Zoeller said the...
Indiana State Fire Marshal Jim Greeson says most Indiana house fires are preventable. Greeson kicked off Fire Prevention Week with hundreds of young students at the Blue & Gold Academy in Decatur Township in Indianapolis Monday. Greeson says he'll be traveling all over the...
Same-sex marriage now appears to be legal in Indiana after the Supreme Court refused to hear the state's appeal of a ruling against it's gay marriage ban. The court without comment rejected appeals from Indiana and four other states whose bans on same-sex marriage had been...
(WIBC.com file photo: The White House) Indiana Senator Dan Coats says last week's resignation of Secret Service director Julia Pierson needs to be just the first step of a housecleaning at the agency. Julia Pierson stepped down after a man with a knife jumped the White House...
Ed Kassig (left) and son Abdul Rahman Kassig in an undated photograph (image courtesy of the Kassig family) The parents of the man from Indianapolis being held captive by ISIS released part of a letter their son sent to them this summer, roughly four months before he was...