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State Fire Marshal Jim Greeson (right) with Indianapolis Fire Chief Ernest Malone. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Thanksgiving is perhaps the most cooking-centered day of the year -- but it also has three times as many cooking fires as any other day. More people are cooking on...
The Indianapolis Airport Authority is putting thousands of acres of land back into productive use and development. Executive Director Mario Rodriguez says they're divesting themselves of about 3200 acres for mixed-use development. He says the plan includes commercial,...
Indiana's jobless rate is holding steady. Department of Workforce Development Spokesman Joe Frank says the unemployment rate for October is the same as September at 5.7%. Frank says that's because some 14,000 people entered the Indiana labor force in the past month. He says the...
A large fire in downtown North Vernon Friday morning is endangering the town’s historic district. Initial reports are that the Hatton carpet store building is on fire again along with at least two other buildings in the historic downtown. Maj. Jerry Shepherd, spokesman for the...
Two people are dead following a shooting Thursday night on the city's east side. IMPD officers were called around 7:45 p.m. to the 9000 block of Briergate Court, near East 38th Street and North Post Road, on a report of two people shot. Two unidentified men were found lying in a...
(photo courtesy Wayne Township Fire Department) A semi tractor-trailer carrying over 2,000 pigs overturned on a west side interstate ramp Thursday night. Sgt. Rich Myers with Indiana State Police says the crash happened on the ramp from northbound I-465 to westbound I-74. He...
William Gholston (photo courtesy IMPD) The suspect in the August murder of a Ben Davis High School freshman could face the death penalty. William Gholston, 46, is accused of strangling 15-year-old Dominique Allen. The aspiring model's burned body was found August 31, hours after...
Police responded to three unrelated shooting incidents that happened within minutes of each other on the city’s east side Thursday afternoon. Crews responded to a shooting at a tire store on East Michigan Street and Sherman Drive around 4:30 p.m., officials with the Indianapolis...
A long time Indiana farmer says he doesn't think President Obama's executive order on immigration is truly going to help farmers or migrant workers. David Howell of Delaware County says the nation really needs a stronger guest worker program. Howell has been a corn, soybean and...