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(STATEWIDE) - One of the number of reasons why Hoosier children are struggling in school is because of poverty. "It does not give them some of the enrichment activities or some of the basic support that they need to be successful in school," said Vivian Ashmawi (ASH-MAUI) the...
STATEWIDE -- You've heard a lot about Indiana's recent "tech boom." One expert says it will drive the state's economy forward over the long haul. OneCloud CEO John McDonald says the "Internet of Things" is driving that boom. He says the capability of everyday devices like cars...
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...
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...