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A new consumer report out says good drivers in predominantly black neighborhoods pay higher insurance premiums than good drivers in mainly white communities. The Consumer Federation of America looked at quotes from the nation's five largest insurers according to zip code. They...
While a gay-rights bill dominated discussion on the legislature's opening day, legislators have further priorities for the upcoming 10-week session. House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) The first bill to go to Governor Pence will likely...
Freedom Indiana supporters rally in favor of expanded civil rights protections. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) The battle lines are drawn at the statehouse, with conservative and liberal Hoosier pastors on opposite sides of a gay-rights debate. The conservative Indiana Pastors...
Sen. Travis Holdman (R-Markle, right) with Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Senate Republicans have introduced a bill they say will bring gays and lesbians under the protection of civil rights laws while affirming religious liberty...
The funeral of Billy Aldridge, the Marine with no known family (wibc.com photo: Tony Katz) More than 1,000 people attended what turned out to be a standing-room only funeral of a veteran who died with no known family. Billy C. Aldridge died at the age of 80 in October. Nursing...
Bloomington Police are looking for a suspect in an armed sexual assault early this morning at the Brownstone Terrace Apartments. A 22-year-old woman tells investigators she answered a knock on her door and a man pushed his way into her apartment--and forced her to a back bedroom...
Community Health Network, the City of Fishers and Hamilton Southeastern Schools have teamed up for the sake of mental health. They announced results of their Mental Health Task Force Report to the Community. The report presents numerous recommendations for addressing mental...
An Indiana-based international security and terrorism expert is speaking on the connection between terrorism and technology. Peter Beering says terrorist groups continue to prove their tech saavy. This comes as some argue that ISIS used encrypted apps as a means to communicate...
IUPUI has a new chancellor. Dr. Nasser Paydar is being installed as the university's fifth chancellor during a campus ceremony Tuesday. Paydar says during his term he hopes to emphasize student success and community engagement. IUPUI's student body is roughly 30,000, 75% of whom...