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The latest figures show the number of homeless kids in Indianapolis is up by about 17 percent this year. Christy Shepard is executive director of the Coalition for Homelessness Intervention and Prevention of Indianapolis. She says their latest count this year shows 354 homeless...
The City of Indianapolis is moving forward with plans to convert the city's aging auto fleet to electrified vehicles. Mayor Greg Ballard says the move will give the city the largest fleet of electrified vehicles come 2016. The city is partnering with Los Angeles-based Vision...
Carmel police say at least 20 vehicles were broken into Tuesday morning in the parking lots of Courtyard of Marriott and Lakes of Carmel Apts., Penn Circle Apts. The suspects left the area in a white Ford F-150 pickup truck, and led police on a chase south on Meridian Street...
A public visitation is planned Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. for former Marion County Sheriff Jack Cottey. Cottey died last week at the age of 75 after an illness. He was sheriff from 1994 to 2002 after serving in the Indiana House of Representatives. Calling hours...
A crash in Tennessee kills two longtime employees of the North West Hendricks School Corporation. Investigators say Larry and Jackie Sparks were heading home from a NASCAR race Monday morning when their RV went off the road and into a ravine. Their daughter, Debbie Dorrell, was...
U.S. Rep. Marlin Stutzman (R-3rd) and Democratic challenger Justin Kuhnle. (WIBC.com file photos) In Indiana's Third Congressional District, the Democratic challenger is trying to flip the script. Social worker Justin Kuhnle questions Republican incumbent Marlin Stutzman's...
U.S. Rep. Luke Messer (R-6th) and Democratic challenger Susan Heitzman. (WIBC.com file photos) One of the sharpest contrasts on Indiana's congressional ballot is the Sixth District race between Republican incumbent Luke Messer and Democrat Susan Heitzman. Heitzman denounces what...
A woman is dead following a single-vehicle crash on the city's southwest side Monday evening. Metro Police say officers were called around 8:00 to the intersection of Kentucky Avenue and Ameriplex Parkway and found a car on fire. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene...
(photo courtesy IFD) Two dogs died and two men suffered serious burns after the car on which they were working caught fire, causing the gas tank to explode. Capt. Rita Reith with the Indianapolis Fire Department says the incident happened shortly after 5:00 Monday evening at the...