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Indiana Pastors Alliance executive director Ron Johnson (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) A conservative pastors' group is applauding Governor Pence's emphasis on religious freedom, and calling on senators to reject bills expanding civil rights protections to gays and lesbians. The...
There is a 1 in 292 million chance that you will win the lottery today, but in the event that you do, some financial advice couldn't hurt. While it’s pretty hard to screw up with a billion dollars in your bank account, it wouldn't be wise for you just win the lottery and start...
The two leading fantasy-football companies are backing a proposal to regulate the industry. DraftKings and FanDuel told a House committee a bill setting standards for daily fantasy sports would ensure players of an honest game -- and prevent legal battles like the one in New...
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House Speaker Brian Bosma (foreground) and Senate President Pro Tem David Long (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Governor Pence laid out few specifics in discussing gay-rights legislation in his State of the State address. Republicans and Democrats disagree on whether he should...
Listen to the entire State of the State speech from Governor Pence, delivered Jan 12, 2016: @WIBCRaySteele Text of Governor Pence's State of the State speech, as he wrote it for delivery Speaker Bosma, President Pro Tempore Long, Lieutenant Governor Ellspermann, Senator Lanane,...
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...