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SPENCER, Ind. The one-year-old girl who went missing from her father and grandmother's house early Wednesday in Owen County was found dead Thursday, state police said in a press conference Thursday night. Shaylyn Ammerman's body was found in a rural area in Gosport, just after 6...
Gov. Pence signed a controversial abortion bill into law Thursday. The bill prohibits abortions on the basis of the race or sex of a fetus, or a potential disability. Pence released the following statement Thursday: “Throughout my public career, I have stood for the sanctity of...
The first veto from Governor Pence is one that was not expected. The governor vetoed a bill that would have given the legislature the right to override environmental regulations from the state that were more stringent than federal regulations. That was the amended version of a...
(WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) An Indiana congressman has introduced a bill to bring grocery stores to so-called "food deserts." Representative Andre Carson's (D-7th) bill would create revolving loan funds in all 50 states to help open stores which would sell fruits and...
Noblesville police are investigating after threatening comments referencing Noblesville High School were posted on Twitter Wednesday. Police spoke with two people thought to have information about the incident, but those people were released. At this time, there are no suspects...
Rep. Susan Brooks (R-5th) (WIBC.com file photo) Indiana Congresswoman Susan Brooks says the fight against terrorism needs to include American nation-building in the Third World. Brooks says President George W. Bush's African AIDS relief program both created a surge of goodwill...
The FBI is assisting in the investigation of one-year-old Shaylyn Ammerman's disappearance. Police launched a search Wednesday for the toddler after she was reported missing from her father's home in Spencer, Indiana. The FBI is providing Investigative and analytical support to...
Better preschool options, free downtown wi-fi, and a pipeline to groom new civic leaders are among the recommendations of an IU study on building Indiana communities. In 15 pages, IU's Public Policy Institute delivered 127 recommendations for helping communities thrive. But...
Indiana's new law making it harder to buy pseudoephedrine includes an exemption for certain brands. There's no restriction on buying pseudoephedrine that the state certifies as tamper-resistant. Acura Pharmaceuticals, which has an R-and-D facility in Culver, makes Nexafed, one...