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Murder and kidnapping are among the charges filed against a woman accused of luring a woman and her newborn from Anderson to Gary. Geraldine Jones was arrested in Texas after her family told investigators she went there after leaving the baby girl with her sister. The baby girl...
Restrictions on Internet wine purchases in Indiana may soon be a thing of the past. The Senate has given final approval to a bill repealing the requirement that buyers make one in-person purchase before ordering wine online or by mail. The restriction would be lifted July 1 if...
A bill to make it easier to replace candidates on the ballot is in search of a home, after becoming entangled with another change to election law. House Republicans called for pushing the deadline to replace candidates from July 1 to September 1, after two legislators resigned...
There was no job growth in Indiana last month, but the unemployment rate still went down. The Department of Workforce Development says the unemployment for the month of March was 5.8 percent, a drop of a tenth of a point from February's rate. The rate fell slightly even though...
A man riding a moped was killed in an early morning hit-and-run crash. At approximately 6:12 am, the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Departments (IMPD) were dispatched to the 4200 block of North Shadeland Ave. When officers arrived, they found an unresponsive male in the...
A final inspection has determined that there were no mechanical issues that contributed to the Megabus crash in I-65 in Johnson County last week. The driver, Kimberly Lane, was issued a citation for 'Speed too Fast for Conditions.' An investigation determined south bound traffic...
With an almost unanimous vote the Indianapolis City-County Council voted Monday night to override a veto by the mayor to spend $4.7 million on public safety upgrades. The proposal had already passed through the council the week before but was turned back by the mayor who said...
Legislators appear to have permanently dropped the idea of a new stadium for the Indy Eleven soccer team in favor of a renovation of IUPUI's Carroll Stadium. But they're still hashing out final details. The Senate killed the original proposal for a new $83 million stadium in...
The faculty at Purdue University want the state to ditch its religious freedom law, perhaps putting the school's president in an uncomfortable position. Purdue's Faculty Senate voted 52-to-4 to call on the legislature to repeal the Religious Freedom Restoration Act . "We believe...