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Shana Taylor (RTV6 Photo) The Marion County Prosecutor’s office was expected to charge two Indianapolis Public School officials, Shalon Dabney and Lela Hester, on Wednesday with misdemeanor charges of failure to report in connection with sexual abuse allegations against former...
UPDATE (APR. 12 at 10:30 p.m.) – A missing 15-month-old boy has been found after an Amber Alert was issued Tuesday night. The alert has been cancelled and Indiana State Police have given no further information. ORIGINAL STORY (APR. 12 at 9:00 p.m.) GARY, Ind. – An Amber Alert...
Indiana's senators want the government to call Hoosiers Hoosiers. The Government Printing Office Style Manual includes preferred terms for people in each state. Indiana residents are officially not Hoosiers, but "Indianans." Republican Dan Coats found bipartisan agreement with...
Prosecutors have filed seven drug charges against an Indianapolis doctor accused of trading pills for sex. Court records say a Bloomington woman in a two-year sexual relationship with Tristan Stonger felt pressured to have sex with him to keep getting painkillers and Adderall...
It isn't perfect, but one doctor says the vaccine is the best way to avoid the mumps outbreak. 65 cases of mumps have been reported around Indiana, most of them at four college campuses - IU-Bloomington, IUPUI, Butler University and Purdue University. 15 of the cases have been...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Eliminating the Department of Public Safety for Indianapolis passed the City-County Council 17-7 Monday night. In the long run, it means saving some of your tax dollars. If you're a smaller government person, the move also satisfies that, cutting out a layer...
An Indianapolis doctor whose pain management clinics were raided last month now faces charges of exchanging pills for sex. Call 6 Investigates learned Dr. Tristan Stonger was arrested without incident Monday. Three pain management clinics run by Stonger in Peru, Bloomington and...
A destructive prank perpetrated at businesses across the country came to an Indianapolis fast food joint this week. Employees at the Jack in the Box on Post Road say someone called claiming to be a public safety official saying the store needed to do a safety inspection. As the...
The smoking ban in Indy is legal. So is the exemption for the city's off-track betting facility. The State Supreme Court ruled unanimously that the city can ban smoking inside all buildings, including bars and restaurants, and that it could legally exempt the Winner's Circle...