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A court-ordered change in how Marion County chooses judges will have to wait till next year. The House and Senate each passed bills to make Indiana's largest county the fourth in the state to appoint its judges instead of electing them. But the two chambers couldn't resolve a...
Legislators have adjourned for the year after sending Governor Pence a final-day flurry of bills. The House and Senate wrapped up their 10-week session four days ahead of a constitutional deadline, giving final approval to a billion-dollar road funding package, a revamped method...
Legislators have given final approval to a billion-dollar road funding plan. The injection of infrastructure spending was Governor Pence's top priority for the legislative session, and the $1 billion figure roughly matches the proposal he issued last fall. But the distribution...
A bill to streamline BMV fees is headed for Governor Pence, after some last-minute fireworks in the House. The bill eliminates more than 160 BMV fees and reduces fees for more than two million vehicle owners. Your fee to put plates on your car probably won't change -- the...
Clyde Lovellette (left) with his college coach, Phog Allen (University of Kansas alumni) One of Indiana's biggest basketball stars who shunned playing college ball in the state has died. Clyde Lovellette died at the age of 86. Lovellette's family says he died of stomach cancer...
The scene outside Cummins in Seymour (image courtesy of Will Clark/WHAS) It was workplace violence. That's what investigators with Seymour Police and Indiana State Police said about a shooting at one of the city's largest employers, the Cummins engine plant. Qing Chen, 37, is...
It was long before they decided to move to Mexico, but a former accountant cost Carrier a lot of money. Ryan King, 44, was sentenced to a year in federal prison for stealing more than a million dollars from Carrier. U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler says King was an accounting manager...
The Indiana House approved a controversial bill Wednesday with new restrictions on abortion. The 60-40 vote came after more than an hour of emotional floor debate. The bill prohibits abortions on the basis of the race or sex of a fetus, or a potential disability. Planned...
William Gholston (RTV6 photo) William Gholston is guilty of the murder of Ben Davis freshman Dominique Allen, a jury ruled Wednesday night. Gholston was arrested in November 2014 in connection with the brutal murder. "I'm feeling relieved," said family member Mareeka Allen. "We...