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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Rep. Todd Young and former governor and former U.S. Sen. Evan Bayh will debate in each other Oct. 18. That date was announced Thursday by the Indiana Debate Commission. Libertarian Lucy Brenton will also be a part of the debate. The televised debate, which...
FILLMORE, Ind. – The body of a missing kayaker was found by conservation officers in Putnam County late Thursday morning. Indiana Department of Natural Resources officers found the body of 27-year-old Robert Simms about three-fourths of a mile downstream of where his kayak was...
INDIANAPOLIS – Two people were found shot to death inside a house on the city’s northwest side Thursday evening. Indianapolis homicide detectives are investigating the home in the 3500 block of Soaring Eagle Court after they found an unresponsive male and female, one of which...
An IU football player charged with child molesting has been kicked off the team. Randolph County authorities arrested 19-year-old Kiante Enis on charges of twice having sexual contact with a girl under 14. Enis played football at Winchester High School before signing with IU. He...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Daniel Messel was sentenced to 80 years in prison Thursday afternoon, for murdering IU student, Hannah Wilson. Messel was found guilty after Wilson’s body was found hours after she was reported missing, in the wooded area of Plum Creek in Brown County in 2015...
Indiana's antidrug efforts are getting a $1 million boost from the federal government. The Indiana State Police will receive $350,000 to fight heroin, and another $600,000 for meth. Police will use the federal grant to pay for overtime in heroin hotspots, and to buy new...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- A Greenwood man is accused of stealing over $2.7 million from the construction company where he worked. Prosecutors say Troy Sissom, 52, of Greenwod was working as a project manager with F.A. Wilhelm Construction Company in Indianapolis. According to...
(WIBC.com file photo: Mike Corbin) The accused planner of the Richmond Hill explosion has asked the Indiana Supreme Court to throw out his convictions. Mark Leonard is serving life without parole for the 2012 insurance-fraud scheme which leveled the southside neighborhood and...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Stealing nearly 5,000 prescription pills in the hold-up of a CVS on the south side of Indianapolis last year has landed Anthony Jackson, 19, in prison for the next 111 months (over nine years). Jackson was sentenced Thursday morning, said U.S. Atty. Josh...