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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,...
Phil Washington was suspended due to "player eligibility issues" at Crispus Attucks High (RTV6 photo) The principal of Crispus Attucks High School reached out to parents Monday after the school's boys basketball coach was suspended due to an IHSAA investigation. Coach Phil...
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Legislators' quest for money for road maintenance may be the death knell for Indiana's automatic tax rebate. Governor Mitch Daniels pushed through the law in 2011 giving taxpayers money back if the state surplus grew beyond 12.5% of spending. The next year, Daniels' last as...
(image courtesy of IndyWx.com) Tuesday morning could be another slick ride to work. Snow squalls are coming - one-to-three inches worth Monday night and Tuesday across much of central Indiana, "matching up with the rush hour to lead to another pretty treacherous commute," said...
ISTEP and a teacher shortage top state school superintendent Glenda Ritz's legislative agenda for the year. Ritz applauds the bipartisan agreement to give schools and teachers a one-year mulligan for falling ISTEP scores, but says Indiana "needs to move on" from the test. She...
House Republicans have unveiled a road funding plan calling for increases in gas and cigarette taxes. Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) says roads are critical to Indiana's economy, with the state's claim to be the Crossroads of America fueling a growing logistics industry...
A set list from David Bowie's show at the Murat Theatre, his last in Indy (Andy Wilson/Twitter) David Bowie's last concert in Indianapolis was quite small, especially for the star he was. The rock icon died at 69 after an 18-month battle with cancer, triggering a flood of praise...
Brownsburg Fire Chief Bill Brown (photo courtesy of RTV6) The chief of the Brownsburg Fire Territory, Bill Brown, was arrested Sunday evening in Indianapolis. Brown, 58, was arrested at around 8:30 p.m., near the intersection of College and Massachusetts avenues. On its website...