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A teacher-pay bill declared dead in the Senate last week is alive and well in the House. Senate President Pro Tem David Long said the Senate would abandon a bill intended to attract more teachers by allowing school districts to pay some teachers more if that's what it takes to...
Extra money for Governor Pence's Regional Cities Initiative has made it through a House committee, but only by piggybacking it onto the road funding bill. Several legislators, including many Republicans, aren't happy Governor Pence announced funding for three regions when he...
The Islamic Society of North America has just one message for the teenagers that vandalized their building on Sunday--Thank You. The group held a press conference this morning to talk about the racially motivated epithets that were spray painted onto their headquarters in...
Southwest Indiana residents are invited to a public hearing next month on the state's plan to reduce sulfur dioxide pollution. (SO2) It's coming from Vectren’s A.B. Brown coal-burning power plant, located on the Posey/Vanderburgh County line. The U.S. Environmental Protection...
A suspect in a 2015 Indianapolis killing has been arrested in Kentucky. Robert Lasley, 29, was arrested in Newport, Kentucky on Saturday. Lasley is accused of killing Michael Killebrew, 30, on Dec. 1, 2015 in the 1000 block of W. 29th Street. He has been charged with murder,...
Legislators are making one last try at raising how much you can collect in a malpractice suit -- before a court does it for them. Senate Republicans made higher malpractice caps a key part of their agenda for the year, then never gave the bill a hearing. President Pro Tem David...
The Islamic Society of North America says it will give more information to reporters on Monday on vandalism discovered at its headquarters in Plainfield. The largest Islamic organization in the U.S. says the vandalism was discovered by people arriving for morning prayers on...
An investigation is underway after three young men were found shot to death "execution-style" in an abandoned home in Indiana, authorities said. Their bodies were discovered Wednesday in a home in Fort Wayne, Rusty York, the city's public safety director, told CNN affiliate WANE...
A small plane made an emergency landing on I-65 in Jackson County Saturday. Around 11:30 a.m., the Indiana State Police responded to a report of a plane landing on I-65 near the 42 mile marker between Seymour and Crothersville, Indiana. According to a press release from ISP, the...