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(RTV6 Photo) Two Indianapolis Public Schools employees will not face any jail time for failure to report sexual abuse. If Shalon Dabney and Lela Hester complete a diversion program, as they agreed to on Tuesday, the charges against them will be dropped. IPS released the...
The Zika virus isn't likely to surface in Indiana, but you still need to take precautions against mosquitoes. State Department of Health epidemiologist Bryan D. Price says there will probably be Zika cases in the U-S from people who have traveled overseas. But there's no sign...
Indiana's closest congressional primary is headed for a recount. Ex-Sullivan State Representative Ron Drake beat former Indianapolis Representative David Orentlicher on primary night by 61 votes for the Democratic nomination against Eighth District Congressman Larry Bucshon...
SOUTH BEND — A judge has sentenced a 17-year-old South Bend boy to 90 years in prison for his convictions on murder and gang related charges which resulted in the fatal shooting of a 2-year-old boy. Tyre Bradbury said he’ll appeal after he was sentenced Monday for providing the...
A Bloomington animal rescue group is raising concerns about a high number of animal abuse cases they've seen in the last two weeks. The group is pointing to three cases where it appears people went out of their way to try to hurt or kill animals that were causing no harm. In one...
INDIANAPOLIS - A 1-year-old girl was transported to Riley Hospital for Children Monday after being shot in the eye with a BB gun. The shooting happened around 6:00 p.m. on the 3300 block of Tara Lane on the west side. Azalea Higgins' aunt says the 1-year-old was shot when a 15-...
BEECH GROVE - A 13-year-old boy was arrested Monday in connection with a carjacking at a Beech Grove apartment complex. The carjacking happened last Tuesday at the Willow Glen Apartments. A search warrant at the teen's home led police to a gun in his room his guardians didn't...
The world's largest pharmaceutical company is blocking the use of its drugs for executions. But it's unclear how that will affect Indiana. Pfizer was the last FDA-approved drugmaker which still sold the chemicals used for lethal injection. That's the only execution method...
Democratic governor nominee John Gregg plans to announce his running mate next month, about a week before the party's state convention. Gregg isn't saying how many potential lieutenant governors he's considering, but says there's "a lot of interest" and a lot of qualified...