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Indiana ranks well in terms of business development, but still lags in education and continues to suffer from the "brain drain." That's according to the Indiana Chamber of Commerce's Indiana Vision 2025 Report Card released Thursday. The report tracks where Indiana is making...
Indianapolis Republican Mayoral Candidate Chuck Brewer unveiled his education plan Thursday. The businessman and former Marine says he's had positive talks with Indianapolis Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Lewis Ferebee. However, he couldn't say whether Ferebee actually...
The Indianapolis Metropolitan Development Commission has approved a comprehensive revision of Indy Rezone. Indy Rezone covers the city's zoning ordinances and subdivision regulations. Senior Planner John Neal says they're revamping and modernizing the city's entire structure of...
State health officials say the HiV outbreak in Scott County has leveled off. 170 cases have been diagnosed in Scott County this year, but the number of new cases has dropped off to no more than one or two a week. Deputy state health commissioner Jennifer Walthall says the new...
Federal agents arrested 280 criminal aliens including 47 here in Indiana during a month-long enforcement surge. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Spokesperson Gail Montenegro says they targeted "at large criminal aliens." She says they all have past convictions for crimes...
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are taking a hard look at federal lending. Joint Economic Committee Chairman Indiana Senator Dan Coats headed up a hearing on the economic exposure of federal credit programs. Lawmakers are reviewing whether to change and update current accounting rules...
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are taking a hard look at federal lending. Joint Economic Committee Chairman Indiana Senator Dan Coats headed up a hearing on the economic exposure of federal credit programs. Lawmakers are reviewing whether to change and update current accounting rules...
Gov. Mike Pence (WIBC.com file photo) A poll commissioned by a Republican opponent of GOP Governor Mike Pence indicates Pence still hasn't recovered from the religious-freedom law firestorm. GOP polling firm Bellwether Research finds Pence trailing by one point in a rematch with...
A stand-out Indiana University football player is busted for dealing meth, heroin, and cocaine. Defensive back Antonio Allen, 20 is a junior at I-U, and a Ben Davis High School grad. As soon as the team heard that Allen was taken to Monroe County Jail he was suspended from...