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P.T. Barnum. That's who Donald Trump resembles to Congressman Andre Carson. The Democrat from Indy pointed out that the Republican front-runner embraced the comparison to the circus impresario from the past. But Carson said Trump is more dangerous because some voters are...
MADISON, Ind.--If you're a judge, prosecuting attorney, or any member of the criminal justice system in southern Indiana, Madison police are warning you to be cautious and vigilant. An explosion early Wednesday morning in a lot near an Indiana Superior Court judge's home is...
Peyton Manning is back in Indy for his annual fundraiser for the children's hospital that bears his name. He will make a return to his old stomping grounds first. Manning and Colts owner Jim Irsay plan to hold a joint news conference at noon today at the Colts complex. The...
Seven Indianapolis fire stations are inviting you to visit Saturday afternoon. For a second straight year, IFD plans a string of open houses this year. Battalion Chief Rita Reith says it's important for firefighters to be able to make a personal connection with the people they...
(RTV6 photo) Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are still searching for a man who's charged with trying to kill an IMPD officer. Michael Swafford, 31, is accused of shooting at Officer Christopher Maher on March 8 after a traffic stop and chase on Indy...
Jared Fogle, now in federal prison in Colorado, is now the focus of his first federal lawsuit from one of his victims. Fogle was sentenced to 15 years in December. The victim, known as “Jane Doe,” is seeking money for suffering personal injuries, emotional distress, invasion of...
The Indiana Supreme Court is deciding whether you can read your legislators' email. Legislators contend their email is covered by a "work product" exception to public records laws. But they also argue the justices shouldn't even reach that question, because the Constitution's...
Cheer on your Hoosiers. Just watch your language, please. As IU begins what their fans hope will be a deep run through the NCAA men's basketball tournament, one survey company says they do so with a dubious honor. According to a company called Travelmath, Indiana basketball fans...
The 500 is planning extra events to celebrate the 100th running of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. Organizers are mostly tight-lipped about specifics, promising to announce individual events one at a time. But Speedway concession stands will sell pint bottles of milk for...