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House Minority Leader Scott Pelath (D-Michigan City) (WIBC,cin file photo: Eric Berman) House Democrats will try to resurrect an LGBT civil rights bill despite its death in the Senate. Minority Leader Scott Pelath says Democrats will look for a bill to amend civil rights...
(RTV6 photo) A family of four, including two children, were taken to a hospital after a house fire on the west side of Indianapolis Thursday morning. The fire began around 3:30 a.m. in a house on the 700 block of Concord Street. Firefighters on the scene say two adults and two...
Susan Jordan (wibc.com file photo) Too soon. That's essentially what the Lawrence Township School district thinks of a bold proposal to honor Susan Jordan. An online petition started this week now has more than a couple thousand signatures. The petition at change.org makes what...
The scene on Park Forest Court where a man was found dead inside a car (RTV6 photo) Two people are dead following four separate shootings in Indianapolis. One person was found shot in a car on the city's northwest side. Police responded to the 5200 block of Winterberry Drive...
A move to replace ISTEP with a shorter test is on legislators' radar for a second straight year -- but the House and Senate have traded places. Both chambers have passed bills calling for a study of what should replace ISTEP. But the House bill abolishes ISTEP when the current...
The power was out in part of Muncie. More than 4,000 customers of Indiana-Michigan Power in the Muncie area lost power this afternoon - that's roughly seven-and-a-half percent of their customers. But that appeared to include many businesses, and it knocked off several traffic...
Two more bills seeking to halt meth production at the pharmacy counter have passed the House and Senate. The House overwhelmingly approved a bill requiring a prescription for medication like Sudafed only as a last resort. You'd first be offered a tamper-proof version of...
The Senate has unanimously endorsed Governor Pence's road funding plan. Senate Republicans made a point of noting the billion-dollar plan doesn't raise taxes, in contrast to the bill House Republicans passed Tuesday. Pence had asked for half the money right away, with money from...
The burned out house where two people died in Henry County (RTV6 photo) Two people, including a 4-year-old girl, died in a house fire in Henry County early Wednesday morning. The fire started around 1 a.m., on the 1400 block of County Road 850 East, south of State Road 38...