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House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis, center), wife Cheryl, and House Minority Leader Scott Pelath (D-Michigan City) kick off a donation drive for Indiana domestic-violence shelters. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Indiana House members are collecting bedding and other...
A woman and two dogs are dead after a fire Tuesday afternoon at an east side home. IFD Capt. Rita Reith says crews were called around 1:30 to the home in the 6700 block of East 20th Street and confirmed someone was trapped inside upon arrival. Firefighters found heavy flames in...
(photos courtesy Johnson County Prosecutor's Office) Law enforcement officials in Johnson County arrested 18 people, including a juvenile girl, on drug related charges following a series of raids Tuesday morning. The Johnson County Prosecutor's Office says about 50 officers from...
New Sen. Erin Houchin (R-Salem, right) introduces her daughters to Sen. Pete Miller (R-Avon). (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) The newly elected Indiana General Assembly has been sworn in, with leaders vowing to focus on education funding when work begins in earnest in January...
(photo courtesy RTV6) A robbery suspect is dead after authorities say he tried to rob a pawn shop on the city's east side Tuesday afternoon. IMPD Spokesman Chris Wilburn says it happened at around 2:30 p.m. when the suspect, described as an armed black male wearing a hood,...
(image courtesy of YouTube) For the second time this year, U.S. Airways would not allow a member of the artists-in-residence for the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra to take their instrument on a flight. Members of the string trio Time For Three were trying to fly out of Los...
The Indianapolis Department of Public Safety is looking at how to make the city's west side safer. Director Troy Riggs says vacant housing, mental illness and tendency toward homicides and shootings remain big issues in a targeted section of the westside. Riggs says vacant...
A group of Hoosiers says the Environmental Protection Agency is overstepping its constitutional powers. Refounders Indiana held a demonstration in the Indiana Statehouse Tuesday. Spokesman Geoffrey Wladecki says EPA regulation efforts on emissions for coal-fired power plants and...
Former State Senator Murray Clark has ruled out a run for mayor of Indianapolis next year. Clark says he got out of town after Greg Ballard's announcement he wouldn't seek reelection to discuss a possible campaign with his wife. He says he basically decided against it then, and...