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A Marion County Jail inmate appears to have taken his own life. Thomas Cook, 35, was found unresponsive inside his cell at the jail just after 12:15pm Monday. Sheriff John Layton says Cook was resuscitated and taken to Eskenazi Hospital, but that he died shortly after midnight...
Dr. Haroon Qazi (WIBC.com photo) Hoosier Muslims are condemning both the terror attacks in Paris and California, and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's call to ban Muslims from the U.S. in response. Carmel Senator Mike Delph (R) organized a statehouse news...
Wheeler Mission is sending out a warning to generous Hoosiers. Chief Development Officer Steve Kerr says scam artists are posing as Wheeler employees, going door to door and asking businesses to donate to the homeless. He says Wheeler never does this. Kerr says Wheeler does all...
Jared Fogle is settling into his new home for the next decade and a half. Fogle has reached his permanent home in Oklahoma City where he is being held at the Oklahoma City FTC after initially being held in Kentucky after his sentencing. He has also been given his planned release...
Police say the latest murder in Indy was that of a woman killed by her husband. Penny Jones, 28, was dead on the scene when police arrived at her home on North Chester Avenue on Indy's Northeast side. The shooting took place around 10:15 Monday night. A man was taken in for...
It's likely to be vetoed, but a majority of the City-County Council wants you to be punished if you don't report a stolen gun to police. The council voted 15-to-14 Monday night for the proposed ordinance from Councilman Kip Tew, who is leaving the council after this month after...
Donald Trump's presidential candidacy is scrambling the rest of the political gameboard -- even before the nomination is decided. An internal GOP memo leaked earlier this month calls the incendiary billionaire a "misguided missile," cautioning Republican Senate candidates to...
Senate Republicans will have two competing bills to sever the link between meth and over-the-counter cold remedies. Bedford Senator Brent Steele announced last month he'd try again to require prescriptions for medication containing pseudoephedrine. Logansport Senator Randy Head...
How about a cocktail with your Starbucks? The coffee store chain is expanding what it calls Starbucks Evenings, an effort to get customers to Starbucks at times other than when they buy their typical morning Joe. The way to do that, Starbucks believes, is offering wine and craft...