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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...
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...
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...
Indianapolis is preparing for what could be a decent bout with mother nature this afternoon and overnight. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the entire central and southern parts of the state. The advisory goes from 5pm Sunday until 9 am...
A U.S. official believes a video appearing to show that ISIS militants had executed Indianapolis native Abdul-Rahman Kassig is authentic, though according to the foreign correspondent for the New York Times the U.S. has not officially confirmed the video. A video posted this...
The Men's Final Four was last held in Lucas Oil Stadium in 2010. (file photo courtesy Butler University Athletics) The NCAA has chosen Indianapolis to host the 2021 Men's Basketball Final Four. The announcement came Friday night as the NCAA named the host cities for 2017-2021...
IMPD arrested an Indianapolis woman Friday for her involvement in the dead of her husband. Nicko Bryant-Williams, 42, was arrested on a charge of murder. Her husband, Erick Williams, 39, was killed August 7 in the 600 block of East 49th Street near Broad Ripple. Police say...