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Ted Cruz is the first presidential candidate to announce an Indiana appearance ahead of next month's primary. The Texas senator will appear Thursday at Indiana Republicans' annual spring dinner in Indianapolis. State Chairman Jeff Cardwell says Donald Trump and John Kasich have...
A federal study indicates the push to reduce teenage tobacco use has stalled. The Centers for Disease Control say youth tobacco use leveled off last year after three years of declines. That parallels an Indiana study released in December which found tobacco rates plateaued in...
UPDATE (Apr. 15) - Police say the man accused of pulling the trigger acted in self-defense and was released. This happened after a double shooting and death Thursday night on the eastside of Muncie. Investigators say the two men who were shot were cousins. Vincent Wolfe, 21, was...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Marion County Coroner has released the name of person whose remains were found Sunday evening in northwestern Shelby County. Satori “Dionne” Williams, 16, was identified Thursday afternoon after his remains were found on County Road 325 West about 2.5...
Indiana's commissioner for higher education says a push for more closer partnerships between schools and businesses still needs to go further. Teresa Lubbers applauds efforts to help students learn job skills while still in school. But she told an annual conference of educators...
Roger Penske (RTV6 Photo) Start your engines. We have a pace car driver. Roger Penske, one of the winningest team owners in racing history, will drive the pace car for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 in May. While the official announcement will be made on Monday, the...
Rolls-Royce is expanding its engine research presence at Purdue. Purdue and Rolls-Royce are partnering on a 33-million-dollar upgrade of Rolls' lab in the Purdue Research Park. Indianapolis R&D head Lisa Teague says they're working on more efficient jet engines.With the...
Ball State University police arrested a school employee Wednesday on charges of possession of child pornography. Randal R. Schmidt, who worked as a maintenance supervisor for the university, was suspended from his job and barred from campus following a joint investigation with...
Duke Energy plans a new solar-power investment in Indiana. Duke is awaiting state regulatory approval for a solar farm at the Crane Naval Surface Warfare Center. President Melody Birmingham-Byrd says it would be Duke's largest solar facility in Indiana, and its second solar...