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It was 74 years ago today that the Island of Oahu was attacked and the Naval Base at Pearl Harbor was decimated and Hoosier survivors of the attack are looking back and reflecting on their service and the state of the world today. Paul Kennedy of Indianapolis was among those...
VERSAILLES, Ky. -- An Indianapolis man has been arrested and charged with murder after a 6-year-old child was stabbed and killed in Versailles, Kentucky. According to WTVQ , police were called around 4 a.m. Monday morning when the homeowner said there was a burglar in the house...
It's a fast growing career-and there's a demand for more workers. Research conducted by Hire Up Indy reports more than 36,000 information techonology jobs in Marion County this year, with 13.2 percent growth expected over the next four years. That rate outpaces the rest of the...
The Senate votes next week on a dramatic rewrite of the No Child Left Behind education law. The House gave overwhelming approval this week to the Every Student Succeeds Act, with all Democrats and three-quarters of Republicans supporting it. The bill preserves required annual...
Indiana and the city of South Bend are wading into a redistricting case set for oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday. The justices will decide whether states can draw legislative districts based on the number of registered voters, rather than the total population...
The nation's November unemployment report is out. Ball State University economist Dr. Mike Hicks calls it quote, "the most unambiguously positive on record." November unemployment held at 5.0% with employers adding 211,000 jobs. Also September and October numbers were revised...
(WIBC.com file photo) Indy's largest convention is expanding. Next year's GenCon game convention will sprawl from the convention center into Lucas Oil Stadium. The convention had been talking with Indianapolis about an expansion before putting those discussions on hold during...
Hoosiers can expect to see increases in credit card and house payments thanks to a looming rise in interest rates. Bankrate.com's Mark Hamrick says the Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates by one-quarter-of-one-percent at its last meeting of 2015 later this month...
Over the holiday season- families will be traveling the roads to visit family, shopping and, of course, there are all the parties. However, statistics show that December is a very dangerous month for drunk driving fatal accidents and each year hundreds of families are left...