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Former House Speaker John Gregg (D, right) greets Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb (R). (WIBC.com photo: Abdul-Hakim Shabazz) A day after Lieutenant Governor Eric Holcomb became the Republican nominee for governor, he and Democrat John Gregg followed each other onstage at Holcomb's first...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The union bargaining committee for the Carrier workers have agreed to a deal with the company leaving Indianapolis for Monterrey, Mexico. RTV6 received a copy of the deal. Some of the compensation offered by the company is: One week of pay for each year...
WESTPORT, Ind. -- A seven-year old girl is in the hospital after she was struck by lightning. It happened after 9 a.m. Tuesday near Westport in Decatur County. Madison Davis was getting into her grandmother's car when it started raining and lighting struck her. The girl’s...
(UPDATE AT 1:20PM) -- IPL is reporting that power has been restored to all but 381 customers on the city's east side. (ORIGINAL STORY AT 12:15PM): INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – More than 14,000 people are currently without power on Indianapolis' east side. All people affected are...
SAVANNAH, Ga. (CNN) -- "You wanna try me, right?" So begins the live Facebook broadcast of a mother beating and berating her 16-year-old daughter in their Savannah, Georgia, home. The teen sobs as her mother slaps her all over her body and hits her with what appears to be a...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--You may have to be ready to pay more in taxes for better roads, said one state lawmaker who is on a committee studying how to pay for roads, long-term. "Believe me. I'm a Republican and don't like raising taxes any more than anyone else. But, if we're going...
GALVESTON, Ind. -- The 1,200 people who live in Galveston, Indiana, are now without a town marshal following a vote by the town council Tuesday night. A packed crowd turned out for the Galveston Town Hall meeting to determine the fate of Town Marshal Shawn Durham's job. The...
(INDIANAPOLIS) - Following the most recent shooting of an IMPD officer, the Indianapolis Fraternal Order of Police is calling for an emergency $3.2 million expenditure to buy better equipment for police. The FOP says it's seen a rise in the number of assaults against IMPD...
(GALVESTON) - The 1,200 people who live in Galveston, Indiana, are now without a town marshal following a vote by the town council Tuesday night. A packed crowd turned out for the Galveston Town Hall meeting to determine the fate of Town Marshal Shawn Durham's job. Ultimately,...