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House Republicans don't like the Senate's road funding plan any better than the Senate likes theirs. The House has taken flak for saying you should pay more in gas and cigarette taxes to pay for roads. But Speaker Brian Bosma says the four-year plan proposed by Governor Pence...
Former Governor Edgar Whitcomb has died at age 98. The one-term Republican died at his home in Rome in southern Indiana. Whitcomb entered politics as a war hero. The World War Two bomber pilot escaped twice from Japanese P-O-W camps, a feat he later described in his memoir "...
Kyle Cox (wibc.com file photo) It started a month and a half ago with his surprise resignation. Now, the former Park Tudor boys basketball coach is in federal prison. The FBI says Kyle Cox was arrested at his home in Fishers and had his first court appearance on Thursday. The...
Tim Durham (RTV6 photo) Convicted financial swindler Tim Durham will have to serve his 50-year prison sentence, a federal appeals court has ruled. The three-judge panel handed down its unanimous decision Wednesday, rejecting the Fishers financial advisor’s appeal to reduce the...
The Salvation Army's annual Red Kettle Campaign came in under goal this year, and that could mean cuts. Their goal was $3.5 million; they came in just over $300-thousand short of that goal. Major Bob Webster, Indiana Divisional Commander of The Salvation Army says they are very...
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...