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(image courtesy of Facebook) As schools continue giving the first portion of ISTEP, one administrator says he and his teachers are spending more time trying to keep from excessively worrying about the exam. "I have absolutely had more students (this year) express to me their...
Indianapolis has made the top 20 in a new list of America's hardest working cities. The list from badcredit.org compares data from the US Census Bureau and Bureau of Labor Statistics for the percentage of population over 16 in the workforce, households with children under the...
An Indianapolis police officer who pleaded guilty to drunk driving will spend 10 days in jail. Allen Johnson, a five-year veteran of IMPD, was arrested last August in Fishers. Johnson will also spend 235 days on electronic home monitoring and 485 days on probation. If Johnson...
A group of Hoosiers says Central Time is the best option for all of Indiana. The Indiana Central Time Coalition says much of Indiana is in the wrong time zone. Indiana State Rep. Jeff Thompson (R-Hendricks Co.) is calling for a legislative summer study committee to weigh the...
The accident involving a jet in New York and widespread winter weather in several areas have caused flight cancellations and delays in Indianapolis. More than 20 flights scheduled to arrive at Indianapolis International were canceled, with a few dozen others delayed. Most of the...
An Indiana economist predicts the nation's unemployment rate will fall slightly. The jobless report for February is due out tomorrow (Friday). Ball State University economist Dr. Mike Hicks says he expects the unemployment rate will dip maybe one-tenth of a percent from the...
A new survey out ranks four Indiana colleges in the top 60 when it comes to return on investment. Rose Hulman Institute of Technology, Wabash College, the University of Notre Dame and Purdue University all make the top 100 of more than 1200 colleges ranked by Payscale.com. The...
Indianapolis police say a man is dead after being hit early Thursday morning by a pickup truck. Officers were dispatched to the intersection of South Kitley Avenue and Brookville Road shortly after 5:30 a.m. on a report of a pedestrian struck. According to witness statements,...
One person was shot in the parking lot of a west side Walmart Wednesdy night. IMPD says officers received a call of shots fired in the parking lot in the 5900 block of Westbury North Drive, near West 10th Street and I-465, around 7:30. A few minutes later, officers were called...