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(photo courtesy RTV6) A robbery suspect is dead after authorities say he tried to rob a pawn shop on the city's east side Tuesday afternoon. IMPD Spokesman Chris Wilburn says it happened at around 2:30 p.m. when the suspect, described as an armed black male wearing a hood,...
(image courtesy of YouTube) For the second time this year, U.S. Airways would not allow a member of the artists-in-residence for the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra to take their instrument on a flight. Members of the string trio Time For Three were trying to fly out of Los...
The Indianapolis Department of Public Safety is looking at how to make the city's west side safer. Director Troy Riggs says vacant housing, mental illness and tendency toward homicides and shootings remain big issues in a targeted section of the westside. Riggs says vacant...
A group of Hoosiers says the Environmental Protection Agency is overstepping its constitutional powers. Refounders Indiana held a demonstration in the Indiana Statehouse Tuesday. Spokesman Geoffrey Wladecki says EPA regulation efforts on emissions for coal-fired power plants and...
Former State Senator Murray Clark has ruled out a run for mayor of Indianapolis next year. Clark says he got out of town after Greg Ballard's announcement he wouldn't seek reelection to discuss a possible campaign with his wife. He says he basically decided against it then, and...
New State Treasurer Kelly Mitchell (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) Kelly Mitchell is the state's new treasurer a little early. Mitchell was sworn into the office for which she was elected just two weeks ago, however her service this year will be the completion of the unexpired term...
Ten Indiana trial courts will celebrate National Adoption Day by allowing families the opportunity to photograph and videotape adoption proceedings. The Indiana Supreme Court is authorizing cameras in court for uncontested adoptions. Participating counties will welcome...
As temperatures continue to fall, public safety officials are warning residents about frozen ponds. Capt. Mike Pruitt with the Wayne Township Fire Department in Indianapolis says the amount of calls for people or animals trapped in ice varies year-to-year. He says no matter how...
An off-duty officer with the North Manchester Police Department is dead after a crash Monday afternoon in Wabash County. Indiana State Police say officers were called around 3:45 to the 5300 block of South State Road 15 on reports of a three vehicle crash. Investigators say...