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Two Indianapolis Public Schools will have a new leader when it comes to how it's students are taught, and if the superintendent gets his way, the leader will be IPS itself. The State Board of Education voted to drop The New Teacher Project (TNTP) as lead partner for John...
Labor Secretary Thomas Perez (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez warns Burger King's move of its corporate headquarters to Canada may cost it customers. Burger King will pay a lower corporate tax rate by moving its headquarters north of the border as...
Marion County Democratic Party Chairman Joel Miller says democrats have a great chance to win the 2015 race for mayor. Miller says they're focusing on legislative and county elections this November, followed by the democratic convention and then the primary on the first Tuesday...
Frank Short (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) There is one less candidate for mayor of Indianapolis. Washington Township Trustee Frank Short was the first Democrat to announce a run for mayor, and he is now the first Democrat to leave the race. "I am suspending my campaign for mayor...
The Fair Housing Center of Central Indiana says several banks are failing to maintain about 100 foreclosed properties in African-American and Latino neighborhoods across Indianapolis. Executive Director Amy Nelson says the discovery follows their investigation of abandoned...
Indiana has a rich--and long history. State officials want Hoosiers to step back and learn more about where and how Hoosiers lived. September is Indiana Archaeology Month and a number of events are planned by universities, museums and various organizations. The state’s utopian...
Indianapolis police think it is unrelated, but a friend of a teenage girl who was found choked to death and burned in the back yard of west side home, is missing. The girl has a history of running away for short times but Crystal Collins, the mother of Karensha Phelps, 16 says...
(image courtesy of Facebook) The owner of a gun store wants to let people know which stores don't want you to carry guns into their establishments, even if you can do so legally. "This is basically just to educate people who are gun enthusiasts to let them know which...
The Indiana Department of Revenue says they were able to stop $78 million in illegitimate tax refunds from going out the door this tax season. Spokesman Bob Dittmer says a new stringent program allowed them to block $39 million in tax filings which were the result of identity...