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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...
Authorities raided several doctors' offices Friday – part of a crackdown on painkillers in Central Indiana. Sources told Call 6 Investigator Paris Lewbel that DEA agents had raided three offices of Dr. Tristan Stonger. Stonger runs three pain management centers in Peru,...
Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne, left) and House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) (WIBC,com file photo: Eric Berman) With less than two weeks left in the General Assembly session, some of the biggest issues facing legislators still need to be resolved. The...
Shana Taylor (Marion Co. Sheriff's Office/RTV6) An IPS school counselor has been arrested on four preliminary charges of child seduction. Shana Taylor was taken into custody Thursday night in Ellettsville, Indiana and transported back to Marion County to be booked into the...
House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Republicans will try to salvage one of Governor Pence's signature programs next week. Legislators budgeted $84 million for Pence's Regional Cities Initiative, enough to fund coordinated development...
Governor Pence and Rick Hite (image courtesy of Office of the Governor) Indy's former police chief has a new job. Rick Hite is the new executive director of the Indiana Civil Rights Commission, appointed to the position by Governor Pence. He officially takes over the commission...