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As gas prices fall, the state is looking for new sources of funding for roads and bridges, since much of that funding right now comes from taxes on gasoline. "Taxes, paid per gallon at the pump, are the primary source of revenue for building a maintaining our roads and bridges...
Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz (WIBC.com file photo) Governor Pence is stepping into the turf war between state school superintendent Glenda Ritz and the State Board of Education, asking the legislature to remove Ritz as the board's chairman. Pence is...
Rev. Charles Harrison says the needs of thousands of city residents aren't being heard. That's why he filed paperwork at the Marion County Clerk's office Thursday to form an exploratory committee for a possible run for Indianapolis mayor. His wife Fawn was by his side. Harrison...
(photo courtesy RTV6) Unidentified human remains were found in Guam near where an Indiana man was last seen. The remains were found Wednesday, two days after Airman Alec Dye of Mooresville went missing. Dye was deployed to Andersen Air Force Base in Guam from the 2nd Aircraft...
The Marion County Prosecutor wants to see the second investigative report on the office of former State Schools Superintendent Tony Bennett. Bennett was never prosecuted after the investigation by the state Inspector General's office. But published reports indicate there was an...
(photo courtesy RTV6) A person is in serious condition after a shooting Wednesday on the city's northeast side. IMPD says it's not clear exactly where the shooting took place. The victim walked into the Hooters restaurant in the 6400 block of East 82nd Street in the Castleton...
The image of Hunter-Reay's face is the 101st image on the trophy. (photo courtesy INDYCAR) This year's winner of the Indianapolis 500 now has his face on the Borg Warner Trophy. Ryan Hunter-Reay edged out Helio Castroneves to win the race in the second-closest finish in Indy 500...
The State Board of Education will take more time before deciding whether more schools might be able to take advantage of using the web to help avoid snow make-up days. The board asked the Department of Education to gather more data on the use of e-learning before the next State...
Governor Mike Pence contends that President Obama's immigration reform by executive order is unconstitutional. Pence is directing Attorney General Greg Zoeller to make Indiana a plaintiff in the lawsuit already joined by 17 other states, challenging the President's order. Pence...