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Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Senate President Pro Tem David Long says legislators are prepared to move quickly on any action needed to shorten the ISTEP exam. The House and Senate normally don't consider each other's bills...
Sean Killion (photo courtesy Indiana State Police) A man who escaped from authorities while being transported back to Indiana on federal and state drug charges was captured Wednesday in Owen County. Indiana State Police say 42-year-old Sean Killion of Winslow, Indiana was in a...
(photo courtesy Indiana State Police) Indiana State Police dismantled an apparent marijuana growing operation Wednesday afternoon on the north side of Indianapolis. Marion County Sheriff's deputies attempted to serve an arrest warrant for dealing marijuana on a woman at a home...
A man is dead after a shooting Wednesday night on the city's west side. IMPD says officers were called around 7:20 p.m. to the 3000 block of West 10th Street on a report of shots fired. Officers found a man inside a truck in an alley just north of that location suffering from at...
A City-County Council committee passed two proposals Monday night related to the Indianapolis pre-kindergarten program. The council's Community Affairs and Education Committee passed the first proposal which approves the United Way of Central Indiana as the administrator of the...
The Marion County Prosecutor's Office says a man was sentenced Wednesday to 45 years in prison following the death of his girlfriend's four-month-old daughter. Jared Tapley pleaded guilty in October 2014 to neglect of a dependant resulting in death. Tapley was babysitting his...
Governor Pence has hired a second consultant to help reduce the length of ISTEP, and he insists he and the Democratic state school superintendent are on the same page in working toward that goal. Pence announced a first consultant on Tuesday to make recommendations on cutting...
While casinos gear up for a Thursday hearing on a bill to loosen restrictions on how they operate, bars and truck stops are looking for a piece of the action. A bill authored by Crawfordsville Senator Phil Boots (R) would let bars and truck stops install low-stakes video...
The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission has significantly reduced Indianapolis Power and Light's $16 million plan for paying for BlueIndy. BlueIndy is the city's electric car sharing program. The IURC denied IPL's $12.3 million cost recovery request that would've resulted in a...