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Indiana may make it easier for adopted children to get information about their birth parents. Current law requires birth parents' consent to release information about them to the children they gave up. But that law only applies to children born between 1941 and '93. In 1997,...
Angela Brown (wibc.com file photo) There are a handful of nominees for tonight's Grammy awards with ties to Indiana. Perhaps the most widely known Hoosier up for an award is Angela Brown. The renowned opera singer from Indianapolis was part of a collaboration on an album that...
Health groups are urging the Senate to set aside its misgivings about tax increases to endorse a tax hike on cigarettes. The extra dollar a pack passed by the House would move Indiana's cigarette tax from the nation's 17th-lowest to 17th-highest. The plan is to spend that money...
Carrier, the company that announced it will move 1,400 jobs from Indianapolis to Mexico, received more than $5 million for its Indianapolis facility from President Obama’s stimulus plan. The Department of Energy awarded Carrier $5.1 million in clean energy tax credits in...
It's one centralized location where you can buy everything made in Indiana. The Indiana Bicentennial Marketplace is an online store where Indiana businesses and artisans can sell commemorative products that celebrate this historic year. From bumper stickers to artwork, vendors...
Senate Republicans have made clear they're not enthusiastic about tax hikes in a House road funding bill. But they're not crazy about a tax cut in the bill either. House Republicans added a sixth-of-a-point income tax cut to their road funding bill. Speaker Brian Bosma...
(RTV6 Photo) I-65 northbound in Lebanon has reopened after crash involving 40 vehicles near State Road 32. There were multiple crashes reported between mile marker 138 and mile marker 140 around 1:30 p.m. Several people were taken to area hospitals, but none of the injuries are...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is leaving behind an impact on Indiana's politics and the way Hoosier government looks at the Constitution, said Laura Albright, assistant professor of Political Science, at the University of Indianapolis. "Obviously it's...
A man is charged with attempted murder after shooting a police officer, then holding a SWAT unit at bay before he was captured. The shooting happened around 3:30am at a house near McDougal and Shelby on the south side of Indy. IMPD says the officer was shot in the arm, is...