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Urban search and rescue teams are awaiting the outcome of another round of budget talks in Washington. Indiana's Task Force One is one of 28 federally-funded search-and-rescue teams which race to disasters from the Washington mudslides to tornadoes in Arkansas. But the annual...
A Fort Wayne police officer charged with raping a woman last fall has accepted a deal in the crime. Crime scene technician Mark Rogers pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct and official misconduct. Charges of rape and providing false information are expected to be dropped. Court...
A doctor says you should watch out for nutritional supplements that claim to help concussion symptoms. There's no evidence they do. "There is no research - no peer-reviewed research - that supports any of those claims," said Todd Arnold, physician with St. Vincent Sports...
The Centers for Disease Control says Indiana ranks well when it comes to childhood immunizations. The CDC released its National Immunization Survey Thursday. The survey says the entire nation did better in 2013 than in 2012 in immunizing infants between the ages of 19 months to...
AAA says Labor Day travel will be the strongest since 2008. Hoosier Motor Club Spokesman Greg Seiter says they're projecting 34.7 million Americans will travel 50 or more miles from home during the upcoming holiday weekend. That's up 1.3% over this time last year. Seiter says it...
A process unit on the north end of the BP Refinery in Whiting exploded and caught fire Wednesday night. BP spokesman Scott Dean says the refinery's own fire department responded and put out the fire about two hours after it broke out. One employee was taken to a local hospital...
You may have noticed that gas prices jumped up again, or they will soon if they haven't at your station. One gas price watcher says that's normal, not just for Indiana, but also for other Midwestern states. "Prices started jumping to about 3.59 a gallon around central Indiana...
A statewide Amber Alert was issued Wednesday night for a missing one-month-old boy believed to be in "extreme danger." IMPD says officers were called around 12:00 p.m. Wednesday to the 1400 block of Henry Street on the city's near southwest side. A 23-year-old man told officers...
Employees at a day care facility knew about -- but failed to immediately report -- child molestation allegations last week, according to court documents released Wednesday. An employee at Children’s Choice Learning Center at St. Vincent Hospital faces felony charges of child...