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(image courtesy of State Board of Education) The State Board of Education could be taking more control of the process of turning around failing schools away from the Department of Education. After a long discussion that included frequent sniping between state Superintendent...
A new IUPUI study calls it the "new face of poverty." IUPUI Professor Dr. Douglas Noonan says they've found that poverty rates in Indiana are now worse than before the recent Great Recession. Noonan says one in eleven Hoosiers lived in poverty about a decade ago, but now that...
Some Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers will soon be wearing body cameras. Public Safety Director Troy Riggs says Indianapolis is one of the first cities in the nation to pilot a program beginning December 15th. Riggs says about five patrol officers - including...
Two Indianapolis police officers accused of beating a man in a south-side pub are expected in court Wednesday afternoon. Officers Michael Reiger and John Serban are each facing a felony charge of battery resulting in serious bodily injury stemming from an August 7 incident at...
ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam - Rescue crews were searching for an Indiana man last seen near a United States Air Force base in Guam. Airman Alec Dye, 24, of Mooresville, was last seen near Tarague Beach early Monday morning. Dye was deployed to Andersen Air Force Base from the...
Now's the time of year when we see an increase in car accidents that create traffic tie-ups. Holiday time means even more drivers than usual are out on the roads. Indiana State Police Sgt. Rich Myers says police reports aren't required for accidents that involve less than $1,000...
Both the main antagonists in the battle over Sunday alcohol sales say they're confident of victory. But other players in the debate are sounding cautious notes. The Indiana Chamber has said it expects House Public Policy Chairman Tom Dermody (R-LaPorte) to author a repeal bill...
(photos courtesy IMPD) The FBI Safe Streets Task Force and IMPD are asking for the public's help in identifying two bank robbery suspects involved in separate incidents. Police say one of the suspects (above, left) is accused of robbing the Teachers Credit Union branch at 2331...
State Police arrested a man from Louisville, Kentucky last month for impersonating a police officer. Andrew Glover, 33, was stopped near the intersection of Spring and 8th Streets in Jeffersonville, Indiana in the early morning hours of November 29. The state trooper pulled...