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Gas prices across the nation are more than a buck lower than this time last year. The nationwide average price for a gallon of regular unleaded has fallen 27 cents in the past three weeks. AAA Hoosier Motor Club Spokesman Greg Seiter cites very low crude oil prices, lower...
After a year of struggling to bring an HiV epidemic under control, the city of Austin is confronting a problem of police manpower. Austin has six officers for a city of 4,300. Police say federal standards suggest the city should have twice that much manpower. Mayor Doug Campbell...
Despite the fast-paced housing market in Central Indiana, the Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of Realtors says there are specific reasons why some homes don't sell very quickly. MIBOR Spokesperson Claire Belby says it usually comes down to four factors: price, condition,...
Indianapolis fire crews battled a fire in two vacant houses near Interstate 65. The fire was near 30th and Dr. Martin Luther King streets. The fire broke out around 5 a.m., and was under control about an hour later. Around 12 fire trucks were on the scene of the fire. The damage...
Senate Republicans plan another largely symbolic vote this week on the nuclear deal with Iran, but the agreement is now poised to take effect. Indiana Senator Dan Coats joined all congressional Republicans in vocally opposing the Iran deal. He contends the agreement removes all...
An autopsy today reveals that the suspect shot by Indiana State Police died of gunshot wounds. Authorities say this comes after 29-year-old Brandon Jarmine Foy of Indianapolis became the armed subject of a police chase Thursday. Foy was a person of interest in a drug probe...
(WIBC.com file photo) Governor Pence is en route to Japan for a weeklong trade mission. Pence plans stops in Tokyo, Kyoto and Nagoya, highlighted by two days of meetings at the Midwest U.S. Japan Association Conference with executives from companies including Honda, Mitsubishi...
A traveler at Indianapolis International Airport on 9/11. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Indianapolis International Airport fell silent Friday morning to mark the 14th anniversary of 9/11. Governor Pence stood silently facing the tarmac for five minutes, alongside four police...
The Indiana Farmers Coliseum complex has two new prestigious names. State Fair officials announced that Pop Weaver Youth Pavilion and Cheri Daniels Arena complete the naming rights for the newly renovated complex. The facility recently opened after a $63 million renovation...