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Governor Pence is telling legislators he’s willing to consider civil rights protections for gay, lesbian and transgender Hoosiers, but warns he won’t accept any bill that infringes on religious beliefs. Pence used his State of the State address to acknowledge the debate which...
President Obama has nominated two Hoosiers to fill federal judicial vacancies. Obama is asking the Senate to confirm former Indiana Supreme Court Justice Myra Selby to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Selby became the first woman and the first African-American to serve on...
Andrew Smith and wife Samantha ( RTV6 photo) Andrew Smith, the former Butler basketball star stricken with cancer, has died. His wife, Samantha, posted on Twitter that Andrew died "peacfully", "in his sleep and in my arms as I told him I loved him" Tuesday morning. Andrew was...
Kilroy's downtown gets attention again, probably not in the way they would like. A man beaten in a fight at the bar this past weekend is now dead, according to police. John Hilf, 59, of St. Louis died at Eskenazi Hospital. Police say he had suffered a head injury in the fight on...
Bills to shield teachers and schools from penalties for this year's dip in ISTEP scores are on track to go to Governor Pence next week. ISTEP scores determine schools' A-to-F accountability grades, and play a central role in determining teacher pay. Scores dropped 20-percent...
Have a sick kid? Better be careful which medicine you give them. Two flavors of liquid cold syrup for children have been recalled, with the government saying there is too much of a risk that kids could overdose because the dosage cups have incorrect markings. Here's the problem—...
If you've received a traffic ticket in Carmel, this potential class action suit could include you... as a local attorney is taking aim at a city ordinance that he claims violets state law. Ed Bielski, the attorney handling the case, says its hard to describe but basic in concept...
Richmond Hill explosion suspect Bob Leonard (RTV6 photo) Naturally, Bob Leonard says he is innocent. Just over a week before his trial for the 2012 south side explosion is set to begin, Leonard spoke from jail with Rafael Sanchez from our newsgathering partner RTV6, along with...
Gov. Mike Pence (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Tuesday night's State of the State address will be one of the most closely watched in years. Governor Pence has said he'll probably use the speech's statewide audience to spell out his position on LGBT civil rights legislation,...