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U.S. mayors are asking Congress to break a logjam over limiting gun purchases. The U.S, Conference of Mayors gathering in Indianapolis approved more than 100 policy recommendations, but in the aftermath of the Orlando nightclub massacre, the gun issue may be the most closely...
WASHINGTON, D.C.--Today, the Supreme Court issued a 5-3 decision, striking portions of a Texas law requiring abortion providers to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital and meet standards for outpatient surgical centers... Indiana's Republican lawmakers in DC reacted...
Ex-New Mexico Gov. and Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Donald Trump was a no-show, but 200 mayors gathered in Indianapolis for their annual conference have heard from a second presidential candidate. A day after Democratic nominee...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The FBI is doing all it can to keep Hoosiers safe from terrorism, says Senator Joe Donnelly. Donnelly held a briefing with reporters this morning after meeting with the FBI at their Indianapolis headquarters. "There is no perfect world," Donnelly said. "but...
PERU, Ind.--Meth, mushrooms, food with pot in it, and prescription pills were some of the drugs that state police found in a drug sweep late last week and this weekend. Sixty four people were arrested on a variety of charges that include possessing and dealing drugs. Operation...
INDIANAPOLIS , Ind.-- Saturday ended with Demario Thomas, 29, a teaching assistant at in Indianapolis middle school, in jail, charged with having sex with a 15-year-old. IMPD sex crime detectives were told by a concern family member that the relationship was going on. Detectives...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.-- Sunday at the US Conference of Mayors, held at the J.W. Marriott downtown, Hillary Clinton, Lady Gaga, the Dalai Lama, and the mayor of Orlando all addressed mayors from all over the United States. Clinton pulled no punches when It came to her message that...
Mayors from across the U-S began their four-day conference in Indy with warnings about Britain's exit from the European Union. Jim Diffley with Philadelphia-based I-H-S Economics told a U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting he expects the Brexit to wipe out the growth his firm was...
Indy's Joe Hogsett (at lectern) with fellow mayors at the U.S. Conference of Mayors (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) America's mayors have opened their annual conference in Indianapolis with a plea for action on guns. Mayors from both parties are among the 300 in Indy for the U.S,...