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Today marks the 20th annual National HIV Testing Day. The Indiana State Department of Health says given the latest statistics, it remains crucial that Hoosiers get tested for HIV. One is six people are infected with HIV and don't know it. Doctors say that greatly increases the...
The health insurance market in Indiana will remain unchanged thanks to the Supreme Court's ruling upholding federal subsidies under the Affordable Care Act. The 6-to-3 ruling in the King v. Burwell case leaves in place the federal subsidies provided to taxpayers who buy health...
Mitch Daniels testifies at a Congressional hearing in March (wibc.com file photo) Purdue president Mitch Daniels will make what he calls a "rare" step back into his last job today. The former governor is in Washington and is among those scheduled to testify before a U.S. Senate...
The disciplinary case against a South Bend abortion doctor will go to a full hearing, despite his contention any violations were unintentional. Ulrich Klopfer's attorneys contend the facts aren't in dispute, and the Medical Licensing Board should drop charges that he filled out...
(image courtesy of Hoosier Park) The state Court of Appeals says part of Indianapolis's smoking ban is unconstitutional. A unanimous three-judge panel ruled the city could not ban smoking at bars and restaurants and at the same time exempt the Winner's Circle off-track betting...
Indianapolis Public Safety Director Troy Riggs says it's an opportunity he couldn't pass up. In August, he's leaving his post to join the Indiana University Public Policy Institute as Director of Public Safety Outreach. Riggs says he's not leaving because his boss, Mayor Greg...
(WIBC.com photo: U.S. Air Force) To a list of state emblems from the cardinal to the sugar cream pie, Indiana will add the official state aircraft next week. The P-47 Thunderbolt served as a fighter escort for American bombers in World War Two. It was the only World War II...
Democratic Mayoral Candidate Joe Hogsett unveiled his anti-crime plan Wednesday. Hogsett is proposing a multi-pronged approach that he calls "an integrated public safety platform." Calling the plan the work of "peacemakers" rather than "peace lovers," Hogsett says if elected, he...
Plans for a new reservoir in Fishers could throw a wrench into a controversial proposal for one in Anderson. Environmental groups have been arguing for months that a plan to dam the White River to create the Mounds Lake Reservoir would damage the river's ecosystem. But with...