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Ray Hurt (Speedway PD/RTV6) He was arrested in a domestic violence case, and he is no longer a reserve cop as a result. Ray Hurt resigned his part-time, reserve position with the Speedway Police Department. Hurt, 32, was arrested February 17 after his ex-girlfriend accused him...
House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) A hate crimes bill will likely need to hitch a ride with another bill if it's going to pass this session. After 18 years, the Senate passed a hate-crimes bill for the first time, but House Speaker Brian...
A case of the mumps has been confirmed on the IUPUI campus. According to a letter sent to students and faculty, IUPUI has been working closely with the Marion County Health Department and the student to identify and notify anyone with whom the student may have been in close...
Governor Pence's proposed add-on to Regional Cities funding has hit a roadblock in the House. Legislators put money in the state budget to assist two Indiana regions with new cooperative development efforts. But Governor Pence announced in December he'd picked three of the seven...
Traders Point Christian Academy (Google photo) There might have been a little less laughter at the Traders Point Christian Academy preschool. Today was the first day of class there since one of its students, Raymond Giehll (gill) was murdered along with his mother in Zionsville...
Susan Brooks (wibc.com file photo) Cross one name off of Ivy Tech's presidential candidate list. Congresswoman Susan Brooks had been mentioned as a possible candidate for the position after Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann announced she was resigning to pursue the president's...
A scholarship program to coax more Hoosier students into teaching careers is getting a once-over in the Senate. The bill would give full tuition to students at the top of their high school classes who agree to teach for five years after college. House Speaker Brian Bosma...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--The mission of the Indianapolis Zoo includes efforts to conserve animals and their natural habitats. That'll be the focus as the Zoo gets ready for spring, with new exhibits and a new spin on some of the ones that you already love. You'll also be able to see...
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Jonathan Newsome was arrested early Wednesday on drug possession charges. Newsome, a second year player who graduated from Ball State, was arrested on Michigan Road in Zionsville while police were investigating a noise complaint. He was charged with...