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(photo courtesy IFD) An underground transformer blast rocked part of downtown Indianapolis, though it appears no one was hurt. People in and around South Meridian Street just south of Monument Circle reported hearing several loud noises around 1:30pm. Smoke began billowing from...
Former U.S. Attorney Joe Hogsett (wibc.com file photo) Joe Hogsett has not said whether he is running for mayor of Indianapolis, but the head of the local Republican Party believes Hogsett was illegally planning to do so while he was U.S. Attorney. "It's clear that he engaged in...
State. Rep. Ed Delaney is blasting Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard's anti-crime plan. Delaney, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for Mayor, says Ballard's $25 million plan to beef up preschool education is flawed and wouldn't help enough young people. Delaney says 1,300...
An overnight crash on I-65 in a construction zone has claimed the life of an Indianapolis woman. State police say a car driven by Suzanne Stocky, 37, slammed into the back of a stopped semi truck Wednesday night. Stocky was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the truck...
Purdue University has begun a partnership with Amazon which it says will save students money on textbooks. The Purdue Store on Amazon is now open online, where the university says students can buy lower-cost textbooks and other school supplies and have them shipped to where they...
Indiana will receive hundreds of thousands in federal money to help provide Advanced Placement courses to more low-income students. The state will receive almost $475,000 from the Advanced Placement Test Fee Program from the U.S. Department of Education. The money will cover...
Bloomington-based Monroe Hospital LLC has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Spokesman Joe Roche says this follows a long period of financial troubles for the facility that employs about 300 people. Roche says the facility is currently managed by Prime Healthcare of Ontario,...
(photo courtesy RTV6) Authorities arrested two people Tuesday afternoon in a large steroid bust in Rush County. Rushville Police Chief Craig Tucker says local and federal authorities executed a search warrant at a home in the 1200 block of East State Road 44 in Rush County on...
(image courtesy of the Journal & Courier) Purdue's independent student newspaper has sued the university over an incident between a photographer and police that took place after a student was murdered on campus. The Purdue Exponent filed the suit in an effort to obtain...