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A photo of the Giehll family. Katherine (right) and Raymond (center) were killed by Katherine's uncle (photo courtesy of Boone County Sheriff's Office) It was all over money. A family trust was the reason that Lucius Hamilton, 61, killed his niece and her young son at the home...
The next time you vote on judges in Marion County, you may not know who's a Republican and who's a Democrat. A federal court ordered legislators to replace the current system which elects an equal number of Republicans and Democrats in the primary. The Senate voted to stop...
Legislators haven't settled whether a road funding plan will raise taxes or not, but they have resolved one sticking point. Governor Pence originally proposed floating bonds for about a quarter of his billion-dollar road plan. Legislative Republicans were dubious about adding...
Lucius Hamilton, suspect in a double murder in Zionsville, killed himself downtown (Boone Co. Sheriff's Office photo) The man suspected of killing his niece and her 4-year-old son in Zionsville took his own life at a downtown Indy hotel. Investigators say financial gain from a...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--You won't find any other place in the country like what's planned for the site of the old terminal at the Indianapolis Airport. The Athlete's Business Network announced yesterday that it plans to build out a medical facility that will focus on brain injuries...
Was an independent investigation of ISTEP completely independent? A document obtained by the Associated Press shows several edits of a report into last year's troubled standardized test were made by John Snethen, the executive director of the State Board of Education, whose...
Education groups are asking legislators not to open a second window to apply for private-school vouchers. The Senate has already voted to extend the voucher deadline to December, and let students transfer at midyear. Vic Smith with the Indiana Coalition for Public Education...
Indiana's two senators come down where you'd expect on the question how quickly to confirm a new Supreme Court justice. Democrat Joe Donnelly says the Senate should "do its job" and vote promptly on President Obama's nominee to replace Antonin Scalia. Republican Dan Coats says...
Kyle Cox will not have to stay in prison before his trial for sexting with a teen. A federal judge ordered that the former boys basketball coach at Park Tudor School be released from federal prison before his trial on coercion and enticement charges. Cox, 31, is accused of...