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Today marks an only-in-Indiana political tradition in South Bend. Dyngus Day is the Polish celebration of Easter and the end of Lent. In South Bend, it's a political festival, with dozens of candidates making the rounds of pubs and clubs, downing sausage, hard-boiled eggs and...
A Monroe County Correction Center inmate died one day after jumping from the upper level of the cell block he was housed in, according to a press release from the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. Michael Favor, of Unionville, was in jail on a parole violation and possession of...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Hoping to create history for their respective high schools, eight teams met at a Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis Saturday battling for a coveted spot as one of four state champs in boys' basketball. Liberty Christian won their first-ever state...
Indiana's controversial abortion bill appears to be headed to court already. Opponents are promising to sue to keep the new restrictions from ever taking effect. The ACLU is reviewing the law on behalf of Planned Parenthood. Legal director Ken Falk says the law has "serious...
Police and several emergency crews responded to a deadly crash on the Northeast side Saturday morning. It happened on the 7100 block of Pendleton Pike. Police confirm a woman and a man both died. Three others were taken to the hospital. Police could not say their conditions...
Yogi Ferrell leaves his last game as a Hoosier (Twitter/Dave Furst) Indiana University's tournament dreams ended along with their season Friday night in a loss to the University of North Carolina. The Hoosiers couldn't keep up with the Tar Heels all night. IU trailed UNC 11 at...
The body of missing 1-year-old Shaylyn Ammerman was found Thursday evening in a remote area near Gosport, Indiana. The discovery came nearly 36 hours after her father reported her missing from the home in Spencer, Indiana, he shares with his mother. According to the Owen County...
(image courtesy of Exodus Refugee Immigration) There are many misconceptions about refugees according to the new director of the group at the center of court fight over them. "Refugees are those who have fled their country and don't have a choice," said Cole Varga, who recently...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.—More people are moving to downtown Indianapolis and more businesses are locating there. Now the aim is to keep that momentum going, said Mayor Joe Hogsett and others who spoke at the State of Downtown event Thursday, presented by Downtown Indy, Inc. There are...