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An Indianapolis teen already serving 55 years behind bars has pleaded guilty in another shooting. Simeon Adams was facing additional charges in a shooting that happened just days before the murder of Nathan Trapuzzano. Adams pleaded guilty to charges of aggravated batter and...
Indianapolis Public Safety and Animal Care and Control officials say they've euthanized three dogs for suspected canine distemper. Director Dr. David Wantz says they confirmed distemper in two of the animals and the third had clear symptoms this week. Consequently, they've...
Three Indianapolis abortion providers have been fined a thousand dollars each for being late in filing required state paperwork. Indiana's Medical Licensing Board declined to take action against the licenses of three doctors who practice at the Clinic for Women in Indianapolis...
Indiana's congressional delegation is basking in the afterglow of the first-ever papal address on Capitol Hill. Sixth District Representative Luke Messer was one of 14 House leaders from both parties assigned to escort Pope Francis down the aisle for a joint session. He says the...
An Indiana political scientist says it was a wise move for Pope Francis to address Congress. Ball State University's Dr. Joseph Losco says the Pope isn't only head of the Vatican, a political state, but also leader of one of the largest religions in the world which draws...
Should saggy pants worn far below the waistline be banned? That's what some young people in the City of Gary are considering. The Gary Youth Council is weighing in on a pending Gary Common Council ordinance that would allow authorities to cite and fine those who wear saggy pants...
(image courtesy of IMPD/RTV 6) A mistrial was declared after a jury could not decide on charges against a former Lawrence Central High School student accused of raping another student. Jabrill Scruggs, now 17, was found not guilty on one charge of criminal confinement, but the...
A Hoosier tech expert says Indiana is leading the charge on the coming $6.2 trillion - yes, TRILLION dollar - chapter of the internet. Cloud One CEO John McDonald says that next chapter is called, "The Internet of Things." McDonald says IOT technology involves machinery and...
Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller announced the creation of the Indiana Coalition to End Sexual Assault Wednesday. Zoeller made the announcement backed by civic leaders and public officials at the Statehouse. The new coalition replaces INCASA which went belly up due to...