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(image courtesy of ISTA) Supporters of state school superintendent Glenda Ritz says they will ready if lawmakers try to change the way the superintendent's position is filled. The Indiana Chamber of Commerce on Monday said that one of its legislative priorities would be to make...
The next couple of days will be very cold, but the National Weather Service says a nice warm up is on the way for Indiana. Indianapolis-based Meteorologist Sonia Flechtner says expect some scattered snow showers with temperatures getting down into the single digits. Strong,...
Indiana's Muslim community is speaking out about the murder of Indianapolis native Peter Kassig. Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Indiana Spokesman Muzaffar Ahmad says Islamic extremists responsible for the death of Kassig aren't true Muslims, but rather "barbaric people who claim to...
One of the top priorities for the biggest business group in Indiana is making the state school superintendent's position one that would be appointed by the governor. Indiana is one of only 12 states in which its top education official is elected. "For many decades, and I want to...
Hundreds of INDOT crews are scouring state roadways. INDOT spokesman Nathan Riggs says the first road freeze of the season is always a wake-up call for motorists to slow down and exercise greater caution. Riggs says crews have been treating slick roads with sodium chloride which...
Governor Pence has declared an official period of mourning to begin Monday and ordered that flags be lowered at state buildings across Indiana to mark the tragic murder of a native son at the hands of ISIS. Pence issued the statement: "Today, all of Indiana mourns the tragic...
Democratic mayoral candidate Joe Hogsett (WIBC.com file photo) Some top Hoosier Democrats are pointing to next year's race for mayor of Indianapolis as a critical step in the party's climb back to prominence statewide. Republicans hold every statewide office except state school...
Steve Forbes (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Former Republican presidential candidate Steve Forbes says the new GOP Congress should take a page from the party's governors and make tax reform a priority. The conservative publisher built his 1996 presidential bid around a call...
Indiana State Department of Health Commissioner Dr. Jerome Adams says frigid weather can play a role in spreading the flu. Dr. Adams says it's not the cold temperatures, but the fact that cold weather forces many people indoors where they have a greater chance of being exposed...