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Authorities are investigating after a Greenwood police car was found on fire. Franklin police were dispatched to a reported arson in the 2000 block of Turning Leaf Drive Friday, where they found the police car on fire. Police said after the fire was out, investigators determined...
North America's second largest online retailer has a new home in Indiana. Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard and others cut the ribbon welcoming electronics e-retailer Newegg. Newegg is investing $20 million in the roughly 420,000 square-foot facility just west of Indianapolis...
Indiana Habitat for Humanity director Gina Leckron (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Habitat for Humanity is celebrating its 30th anniversary in Indiana. An Evansville pastor established the first Indiana chapter of Habitat in 1984, eight years after the Christian home-building...
A boil order is in effect through the weekend in Lawrence. A contractor cut into a water main that fed much of the "old" portion of Lawrence, the area bounded by Sunnyside Road and Brookhaven on the east and west and from 42nd to 63rd Streets to the north and south. Utilities...
Thousands of big thinkers will soon take center stage in the Circle City. They're gearing up for TEDxIndianapolis. The Technology, Entertainment and Design Conference is now in its third year in Indy. 17 speakers including nine local speakers will be joined by activists from...
The City of Indianapolis and the city's hospital and mental health counseling communities have launched a new community resource. The Department of Public Safety, the Public Safety Foundation and six area health facilities have created a 24-hour counseling hotline. It's...
Rev. Charles Harrison (at podium) (WIBC.com file photo: Mike Corbin) Leaders from the Ten Point Coalition in Indianapolis recently returned from a trip to Ferguson, Missouri. Reverend Charles Harrison with the Ten Point Coalition says there is still a lot of tension in Ferguson...
(photo courtesy IFD) Indianapolis Fire Department crews were called to a transformer fire Thursday afternoon at the Citizens Energy Office and steam plant in downtown Indy. Crews were dispatched shortly before 5:30 and found fire showing on arrival. The fire was under control in...
The nation's unemployment numbers for September are due out mid-morning Friday. The unemployment rate held fairly steady at 6.1% in August. During that month, the economy created only about 142,000 jobs. Ball State University economist Dr. Mike Hicks says the economy really...