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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Indiana Pacers star Paul George will be the next athlete to grace the cover of the NBA 2K series. The official Twitter account for the latest installment, NBA 2K17, tweeted a picture of George on the cover of the next game Wednesday evening. George will...
ELLETTSVILLE - Several church members in Monroe County were sickened last month after eating drug-laced cookies. Police say a fellow parishioner is the one who handed them out. Six members of the St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in Ellettsville were sickened by cookies they...
INDIANAPOLIS - An Indianapolis man was charged Wednesday in connection with what prosecutors are calling a four-day killing spree. The Marion County Prosecutor's Office announced 17 charges against 19-year-old Johnathan Cruz on Wednesday, including three counts of murder, two...
President Barack Obama on Wednesday delivered a fervent appeal for a Democratic successor, wading deeper into the race to replace him even as his party has yet to produce a presumptive nominee. (YouTube/NYT) Without mentioning any presidential candidates by name -- Democrat or...
Indiana is closing one of its 18 prisons next month. The Henryville prison will close when the new fiscal year starts July 1. The Department of Correction says a rewrite of Indiana's criminal code to make prison time less common for low-level offenders has cut the statewide...
CARMEL - A Carmel man says he can't believe his missing wallet was returned – plucked from the garbage like a needle in a haystack. Matt Whistler searched high and low through his Carmel home, but couldn't find his wallet. He didn’t know then it somehow ended up with the...
The Indianapolis Fire Department has a new headquarters. After 37 years on New Jersey Street, IFD has moved a half-mile north to the former headquarters of the American Red Cross of Greater Indianapolis on Fort Wayne Avenue. IFD says the old headquarters wasn't big enough to...
INDIANAPOLIS - Anybody looking for seasonal work this summer has an opportunity Wednesday afternoon at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. The Indiana State Fair is looking to fill more than 600 seasonal positions for the fair this August. The job fair will take place from 3-6 p.m...
ELKHART, Ind.--In 2009 when Pres. Obama visited Elkhart for the second time, he blamed an inherited economic situation for the high unemployment. When he visits Wednesday, he's expected to say that his administration's policies and the laws that have gone through Congress since...