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There is at least one Republican member of Congress who will not try to succeed retiring Senator Dan Coats. Congresswoman Susan Brooks was among several members of the House considering a run, but Monday morning she issued a statement saying she would not seek to move up to the...
Indianapolis City County Councillor Mary Moriarty Adams says the city simply can't afford Mayor Greg Ballard's proposed $1.7 billion Criminal Justice Complex. This after the Rules and Public Policy Committee rejected the project last week. However, Adams, who heads up the public...
Governor Pence has extended the public health emergency in response to the HIV epidemic in Scott County. The governor signed the original executive order March 26th that allowed the state to coordinate a multi-agency response and provided additional resources including a needle...
Democratic Congressman Andre Carson One Indiana congressman says the reason we need discrimination protection for the LGBT community is the same reason we needed civil rights laws in the 1960's. "There are many people who, 50 years ago or 60 years ago - and in some parts, now -...
Fishers Mayor Scott Fadness says taxpayers have nothing to lose by supporting a proposed $77 million sports and entertainment complex. City Council will get its first look at the planned facility at their regular meeting Monday night. GK Sports and Entertainment plans to build...
A man wanted on rape and robbery charges was arrested early Monday after a SWAT situation at a home on the city's near-east side. Just after 1 a.m., Indianapolis Metro Police were called to a home near the intersection of State and Southeastern avenues on reports of a man...
Tens of thousands of firefighters are arriving in Indianapolis this week. Many of them will be taking part in live fire experiments today and tomorrow in Thorntown. That's where a 6,000 square foot farmhouse-like structure will be set ablaze for firefighters to test out theories...
The repeal of the common construction wage marks the second major legislative defeat for Indiana unions in three years. Twenty years ago, a statehouse show of force by organized labor stopped a prevailing wage repeal in its tracks with a show of force at the statehouse. Labor...
As state animal health advocates continue to remind pet owners about the dangers of dog flu there remains plenty of questions about how the illness itself made its way here in the first place. Dr. Steve Thompson, Professor with the Purdue College of Veterinary Medicine says...