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Indiana is celebrating its birthday today. Governor Mike Pence and First Lady Karen Pence hosted dignitaries and hundreds of school kids for the 199th Statehood Day in the Statehouse Atrium today. The Governor told kids they should be thinking about how to make their mark on...
A Hoosier sports insider says we could be seeing the end of daily fantasy sports as we know it. IBJ's Anthony Schoettle is speaking out about a New York judge's order Friday that shuts down DraftKings Inc and FanDuel. This comes as the companies are embroiled in a court battle...
Despite flat numbers, insiders says there's good news on the housing starts front in Central Indiana. The Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis says new building permits for the nine-county area remained steady last month compared to November 2014. There were 4,760 single...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wants you to get a flu shot ... quick. The CDC say not enough Americans are getting protection against the flu so far this season. A new report says as of November, less than 40% of all babies, children and adults were vaccinated...
Ben Carson speaking at Memorial Coliseum in Ft. Wayne on Thursday (image courtesy of YouTube) For more than 40 minutes, GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson addressed supporters in a rally Thursday. The talk was given before a standing room only crowd with more than 4,000...
Sen. Brandt Hershman (R, Buck Creek), author of the Republican plan for road and bridge repairs (image courtesy of Twitter) The Republican plan for roads and bridges is smaller than one from Democrats, but the GOP says their plan won't raise taxes. On Thursday, State Senator...
They supported RFRA, but two conservative groups think the "fix" to the religious freedom law violates their rights. The Indiana Family Institute and the American Family Association of Indiana filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the changes made to Indiana's...
The U.S. Attorney's Office calls the 27-year prison sentence for Russell Taylor a "huge victory." Judge Tanya Walton Pratt of Indianapolis told Jared Fogle's former friend that he'll be 65 at the earliest before he can be released from federal prison. She told Taylor that his...
Much of Indiana could see record-breaking temperatures over the next few days. Indianapolis-based National Weather Service Meteorologist Dave Tucek says temperatures on Saturday could top 65 degrees. He says that was the record for that date back in 1991. Tucek says high...