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WASHINGTON, D.C.--A 15-hour filibuster this week ended with an agreement to possibly vote on two amendments Monday in the U.S. Senate. One sponsored by Republicans could expand background checks, while another, sponsored by Democrats, would keep terrorists already on the no fly...
WASHINGTON, D.C.--The United States position on Syria is that the current president, Bashar al-Assad, needs to go. But Russia may have made that a lot more difficult. In a hearing in the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence in DC Thursday, Indiana's Sen. Dan Coats (R),...
INDIANAPOLIS - An Indianapolis man has been charged with the death of his 6-week-old son. Isaac Hicks, 19, is charged with murder, neglect of a dependent resulting in death and battery resulting in death to a person less than 14 years of age. Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry...
JOHNSON COUNTY - A Center Grove couple learned a dangerous lesson Tuesday night when they mixed pool chemicals inside their house. Firefighters say the couple combined two separate pool shocks in their kitchen sink. "They had had a leftover container of one brand of pool shock...
SHELBYVILLE, Ind.-- MORGAN CO., Ind. -- A Shelbyville man died Thursday night after a tree fell onto his ATV in Morgan County. Indiana Conservation Officers were called to the 3300 block of South Conservation Club Road in Morgantown around 7:30 p.m. They found a large part of a...
Democratic governor nominee John Gregg and state school superintendent Glenda Ritz are proposing to narrow Indiana's school voucher program, and use the savings to help fund universal preschool. Gregg and Ritz separately announced in the last several days they'll push for state-...
Indy Metro Police are moving to a year-round policing strategy instead of shifting gears for summer. Normally, IMPD realigns its resources in summer in anticipation of the rise in crime which accompanies the rise in temperatures. Chief Troy Riggs says the department's move to...
Mars Chocolate North America has recalled several flavors of Combos baked snacks. The FDA says with severe peanut allergies to avoid the recalled products, because peanut residue was found in the flour used to make the products. The recall includes Combos flavors Cheddar Cheese...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Getting a job in Indiana may be easier for some people than others. One problem employers are facing when they are looking for workers is a lack of skills. Kevin Brinegar, with the Indiana Chamber of Commerce, said a a recent work force study, where CEOs from...