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A Ball State University economist says Indiana has a lot at stake in Europe's effort to shore up Greece. European leaders are scrambling this week to come up with yet another multi-billion-dollar bailout deal for Greece. If they don't reach an agreement by the end of this month...
Much of Indiana is in for some stormy weather. Indianapolis-based National Weather Service Meteorologist Joseph Nield says thunderstorm watches or warnings may pop up late Wednesday night through Thursday. He says activity will begin with showers Wednesday afternoon. However, he...
One person is dead following an officer-involved shooting on the city’s northeast side Tuesday night. The incident started at Washington Park when an officer approached a vehicle after noticing two males in a car in an unauthorized parking spot. Authorities said the driver didn'...
(image courtesy of Muscatatuck Urban Training Center) Some Indiana National Guard members will respond to a devastating earthquake without waiting for one to take place. Today's earthquake exercise is the fourth in a series of training exchanges with a unit from Israel called...
Mark Emerson (image courtesy of Anderson Police) A man has been arrested in Minnesota for a murder as well as the apparent kidnapping of his estranged wife and three children from Anderson. Mark Emerson, 26, is awaiting extradition back to Indiana after he was arrested by police...
A northeast Indiana furniture company is expanding. Smith Brothers of Berne plans to add 266 jobs over the next six years. That'll increase the company's workforce by nearly two-thirds. The furniture maker has been in business since 1926, but has nearly doubled its sales in the...
Citizens Energy CEO Carey Likens in front of a planned Fishers reservoir site. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Citizens Energy will convert a Fishers quarry into Indiana's largest reservoir. Citizens has purchased a limestone quarry from Irving Materials and will spend five years...
After spiking to almost three-dollars a gallon for the first time in a long time last week, gas prices have plummetted in some parts of Central Indiana. "Kokomo had the largest price decrease in the entire country last week, down 27 cents. Indianapolis is also on the list -...
Indianapolis police are investigating the shooting death of a man on the Northeast side. IMPD spokesman Kendale Adams says a caller told a 911 operator that a man had shot himself in the head around 1:30 this morning in the 5200 block of Marrison Place. But when police arrived...