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Some engineering students from Indiana have found a way to use trash to build stronger houses in Haiti, if they can get funding for the project. The eight students as Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology researched Haiti as part of the school's summer Grand Challenge courses,...
Lutheran Health Network announced a major expansion in Fort Wayne today. The healthcare provider says its affiliate Shared Services Center Fort Wayne is expanding its business operations. They say the move will create up to 320 new jobs by 2017. Governor Mike Pence says the...
U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and Carmel Mayor Jim Brainard say Indiana will gain big if Congress re-authorizes the Land and Water Conservation Fund. Jewell met with Brainard and toured Carmel area parks Thursday. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the fund. However...
The Hoosier Environmental Council is releasing a first-of-its kind study on what is being called "environmental injustices" facing northwest Indiana. The report focuses on Gary, East Chicago and Hammond. It is no surprise that the report found the communities have the highest...
Former Lawrence North basketball star Greg Oden, 26, was arrested early Thursday morning in northeast Marion County on two misdemeanor battery charges. Lawrence Police Department (LPD) investigators said just after 3:30 a.m., officers headed to the 7200 block of Maple Bluff...
Indianapolis police are investigating what appears to be the murder of a man near the downtown area. IMPD spokesman Rafael Diaz says someone called police after finding the man on the ground near Roosevelt Avenue and Valley Avenue just before 4:00am today. Diaz says the man had...
An Indianapolis woman received a 20-year sentence for her role in the death of her young daughter. Samantha Ellis pleaded guilty to neglect of a dependent resulting in death. Ellis failed to obtain timely medical treatment for 3-year-old Carmen Ellis and failed to remove Carmen...
Chief Justice-designate Loretta Rush (WIBC.com file photo: Indiana Supreme Court) The second woman to serve as an Indiana Supreme Court justice will be the first woman to serve as chief justice. Loretta Rush will take over leadership of the court later this month from Brent...
(photo courtesy RTV6) One person is dead and another injured after a crash Wednesday afternoon in Carmel. Carmel Police say officers were called to 99 East 106th Street on a report of a vehicle into a building. When they arrived, the officers found an SUV which had collided with...