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A man arrested in connection to a Shelbyville cold case was charged with murder Thursday. Scott Schuck, 47, was arrested Wednesday on a preliminary charge of voluntary manslaughter in connection to the 2010 case. Detectives spent hours digging in Schuck’s back yard Tuesday and...
Troy Woodruff (photo courtesy INDOT) INDOT's chief of staff is leaving his post, a day before the expected release of an inspector general's report on conflict-of-interest allegations. Troy Woodruff, a former Republican state representative, has been chief of staff for four...
AAA Hoosier Motor Club says the national average price of gas tumbled in July. They say it's the biggest July drop in six years. Average gas prices fell 30 days in July. The national average price of gas is $3.52. In Indiana, the average is $3.48 per gallon. AAA says record high...
(photo courtesy Lake County Sheriff's Department) A 26-year-old Portage man entered a formal not-guilty plea in court Wednesday to murder charges for the July 6 death of Gary patrolman Jeffery Westerfield. A shackled Carl Blount, Jr. was flanked by two heavily armed Lake County...
Senator Dan Coats says Indiana and other states are experiencing rising health insurance rates due to the Obamacare law. Coats says initial 2015 premiums filed for the Obamacare exchanges in Indiana ranged from as high as a 46-percent hike to as low as a 9-percent cut. He says...
After a year of work, the Indianapolis Public Library has a plan on how to stay relevant in the digital age. A five-year strategic plan developed after several community and task force meetings will take effect with the library's 2015 budget year. The 44-page report describes...
Carmel Mayor Jim Brainard (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Carmel is launching a social-media campaign to prop up businesses which are losing customers to the U-S 31 construction project. The city is encouraging people to visit restaurants and shops along 31 -- even though the...
Inside the renovated State Fair Coliseum (WIBC.com file photo: Mike Corbin) It's Indiana State Fair time. State Fair Spokesperson Andy Klotz says this year is the "Year of the Coliseum." The fair is celebrating the completed, multi-million dollar renovation of the facility. Also...
Even as we are winning battles with some types of cancer, the number of people with skin cancer is rising. This week, Dr. Boris Lushniak, the acting U.S. Surgeon General who is also a dermatologist, called skin cancer a major public health problem that requires immediate action...