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(image courtesy of Hollywood Casino, Lawrenceburg) With casino revenue in Indiana falling, the head of the Casino Association hopes a new study will show lawmakers how much the state's economy would lose if casinos began to fail. At Thursday's announcement of state revenue...
A top U.S. economist is weighing in on the state of Indiana's economy. IHS Global Insight Chief U.S. Economist Douglas Handler told a committee of state lawmakers that economic growth in Indiana remains higher than in neighboring states. Handler says employment, personal income...
Steam leaked from underground at Washington and Illinois downtown (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) An underground steam leak slowed down midday traffic in downtown Indy. Most people downtown are used to seeing some steam escape from underground, but just before lunchtime, steam came...
Governor Mike Pence says he's encouraged by the 2015-2017 state revenue forecast that shows modest economic growth for Indiana. The Governor says the forecast allows him to continue to push his education agenda with caution. The Governor is preparing to submit his budget to the...
Police at IUPUI are looking for a suspect after they say a student was drugged with an e-cigarette and raped at a campus apartment. IUPUI Police sent out a campus alert saying they learned Wednesday morning of the incident that occurred the last week of November. The alert says...
A man is dead after being shot by police following a pursuit and standoff near the Owen-Morgan County line. A multi-agency narcotics investigation began in Lawrence county Wednesday night and finally ended near the Morgan County-County line Thursday morning. The incident shut...
An Indianapolis man is facing numerous felony robbery charges after allegedly robbing an elderly victim multiple times over several months. The Marion County Prosecutor's Office says Robert Amonette allegedly forced the 86-year-old victim to provide cash and withdraw money from...
Indiana State Police arrested a Peru, Indiana woman Wednesday afternoon on charges of sexual misconduct with a minor. The investigation began after State Police received information from the Miami County Division of the Indiana Department of Child Services that a 14-year-old...
(image courtesy of IU-Bloomington) The earth's average temperature has been rising, and now new research from IU shows that extremes in temperatures are also getting warmer. Trends in extreme heat and cold are important, said Scott Robeson, professor of geography at IU-...