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If you saw a news story recently implying that that cocoa can improve your memory, one doctor says that's not exactly true. A study from Columbia University showed that a high dose of flavanols, which are in cocoa beans, may reverse memory loss that happens as we age. The study...
Suspected serial killer Darren Vann appeared in court for about five minutes Wednesday morning and politely answered a judge's questions. His attitude was not the defiant one he showed last week when he stood in court stone-faced and silent. The 43-year-old Vann entered a plea...
Brownsburg police are investigating after a dead woman was found in a car parked on an Interstate 74 entrance ramp. Department spokeswoman Sgt. April Hyde said an officer patrolling near I-74 and Ronald Reagan Parkway spotted the vehicle just before 10 a.m. Wednesday. The...
(image couresty of ALEC) A conservative group says Indiana is the top state in the nation for education policy. The leader of Indiana's largest teacher union says that's because the group primarily looked at policies that it promotes. Indiana received a B+ in the Report Card for...
An Indiana medical ethicist says Americans would be better off getting flu shots than worrying about getting ebola. Indiana University Law Professor David Orentlicher says the U.S. has seen very few cases of ebola and far more people will die from influenza than ebola this year...
A Hancock County woman with an ailing son says the Affordable Care Act is making it possible for her son to get much needed care. Greenfield Resident Martha Robinson says her family has accrued high medical bills and credit card debt and couldn't afford costly health insurance...
Cody Cousins, the former Purdue student who killed another student on campus in January, took his own life inside his cell. Indiana State Prison Superintendent Ron Neal says Cousins, 24, was found unresponsive in his cell at the Orientation Unit of the state prison in Michigan...
An armed robbery suspect is in custody following a police action shooting on Indy's far northeastside. IMPD Lt. Chris Bailey says it happened at the CVS store near 71st & Binford this morning. Bailey says store employees called police about the suspicious looking man who...
Authorities served a search warrant Tuesday on a Pendleton doctor accused of illegally prescribing painkillers. The office, home and vehicle of Dr. Eric Jones were searched by both federal and state agencies. Jones is accused of providing painkillers to people who were not his...