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State Route 37 and SR 252 in Morgan County are expected to be reopened shortly after a chemical spill shut them down Friday afternoon. Hydrochloric acid spilled from a container being hauled by a truck on southbound 37 near Martinsville just after noon, according to Donnie...
Acetaminophen, it's one of the most common drug ingredients in the U.S., and is used by 50 million Americans every week to treat a variety of symptoms; whether it’s headaches and back pain, or a fever and other cold and flu symptoms. Progress is also being made to ensure that...
Eight years after the housing crisis, banks and neighborhood groups are trying to find a balance between encouraging home ownership and making sure mortgages don't go belly up. David Erickson is community development director for the Federal Reserve in San Francisco. He says...
WASHINGTON, D.C.--A 15-hour filibuster this week ended with an agreement to possibly vote on two amendments Monday in the U.S. Senate. One sponsored by Republicans could expand background checks, while another, sponsored by Democrats, would keep terrorists already on the no fly...
WASHINGTON, D.C.--The United States position on Syria is that the current president, Bashar al-Assad, needs to go. But Russia may have made that a lot more difficult. In a hearing in the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence in DC Thursday, Indiana's Sen. Dan Coats (R),...
INDIANAPOLIS - An Indianapolis man has been charged with the death of his 6-week-old son. Isaac Hicks, 19, is charged with murder, neglect of a dependent resulting in death and battery resulting in death to a person less than 14 years of age. Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry...
JOHNSON COUNTY - A Center Grove couple learned a dangerous lesson Tuesday night when they mixed pool chemicals inside their house. Firefighters say the couple combined two separate pool shocks in their kitchen sink. "They had had a leftover container of one brand of pool shock...
SHELBYVILLE, Ind.-- MORGAN CO., Ind. -- A Shelbyville man died Thursday night after a tree fell onto his ATV in Morgan County. Indiana Conservation Officers were called to the 3300 block of South Conservation Club Road in Morgantown around 7:30 p.m. They found a large part of a...
Democratic governor nominee John Gregg and state school superintendent Glenda Ritz are proposing to narrow Indiana's school voucher program, and use the savings to help fund universal preschool. Gregg and Ritz separately announced in the last several days they'll push for state-...