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A bill on its way to Governor Pence will break the seal on 54 years of adoption records. Children adopted since 1994 can already view their original birth certificate, including the identity of their birth parents, once they turn 21. But current law keeps those records closed...
Indy's seven African-American legislators are pushing back against a bill to appoint Marion County judges instead of electing them. The Indiana Black Legislative Caucus charges the proposal would disenfranchise African-American voters and give minorities less representation on...
Another giant company is bidding to merge with the company sending Indiana factory jobs to Mexico. CNBC is reporting that United Technologies began merger talks within the past two week with Honeywell. The deal could create a huge company worth up to $94 billion in annual sales...
A bill linking Sudafed access to your other prescriptions is headed for the House floor. Legislators are steering away from a Senate-passed bill to have pharmacists question Sudafed buyers, in favor of a House bill which requires a prescription only if you don't have any other...
Less than a week after he was arrested, the Colts released linebacker Jonathan Newsome. Newsome was arrested in Zionsville last week for marijuana possession after police received a noise complaint. It would not be the first time Newsome has been caught using the drug. He was...
He is accused of killing six people at random in Kalamazoo, but he spent part of his youth in Indiana. Jason Dalton is charged with six apparent random murders that occurred within a seven-hour period Saturday night. He is 45 years old, and in the 1980's, Dalton lived in Hancock...
The cigarette tax hike House Republicans have proposed in their road funding bill isn't faring any better with opponents than the rest of the package. House Republicans say their cigarette tax hike doesn't really pay for roads -- it would go to Medicaid to free up that money for...
An Illinois man is facing OWI charges in connection with a crash on I-69 that killed three Manchester University students Sunday morning. It happened around shortly before 5:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes near mile marker 253. The Grant County Sheriff's Department says it...
Carrier workers met Sunday morning for their first-regularly scheduled union meeting since they found out their jobs are being shipped to Mexico. The company announced on February 10 that it's relocating its Indianapolis plant to Monterrey. One week later, the president of the...