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Indiana's Republican members of Congress issued mostly brief and respectful statements about the resignation of House Speaker John Boehner, even though one had battled with Boehner in the past. “There’s no doubt the Speaker presided over a difficult time in our nation’s history...
Former Indiana House Ways and Means Chairman Bill Crawford has died at 79. The Navy veteran who faced discrimination inside and outside the military was already active in the civil rights movement when then-State Representative Julia Carson recruited him to run for the Indiana...
Eight Indianapolis hotels have racked up 298 violations as part of a multi-agency city sweep. Department of Code Enforcement Spokesman Dmitri Kyser says the sweep occurred on September 16th and 17th on the city's eastside. The hotels were selected based on community complaints,...
Rep. Andre Carson (D, Indianapolis) One of Indiana's two Democrats in Congress says he was stunned at the sudden resignation of House Speaker John Boehner. Boehner's Friday morning announcement caught virtually everyone who watches politics off guard, including Rep. Andre Carson...
An Indiana-based expert on aging says Pope Francis is a great example of how to age well. CICOA Aging and In Home Solutions CEO Orion Bell says the Pope is merely one of numerous seniors who are doing the best work of their lives later in life. Pope Francis - who has only one...
View a spectacular lunar eclipse, an event that won't happen for another 18 years, this Sunday night. (Sept 27th) Patrick Motl, Indiana University Kokomo associate professor of physics, says as the moon will be in its closest proximity to Earth, it will appear up to 14 percent...
Police in North Vernon found an abandoned newborn baby Thursday evening. Department officials say that at approximately 5:15 PM, officers of the North Vernon Police Department were dispatched to the Christ’s Way Church, located at 2425 N State Highway 3, in response to the...
The attorneys general of Indiana and 26 other states have sent subpoenas to Volkswagen seeking records from the carmaker's admitted attempts to cheat on U.S. pollution tests. Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is leading a multistate request for information from VW. A...
Police are investigating a fatal crash involving an off-duty Indianapolis police officer, who may have been impaired at the time. It happened just before midnight. Officers were dispatched to the area of East Southport Road and I-65 on the report of an individual walking in the...