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An 8-year-old boy was arrested on charges of setting a fire inside a home on the city’s north side Thursday evening. Officials said the fire caused $100 of damage to the home in the 3100 block of North Guilford Avenue. Arson investigators and the prosecutor determined there was...
Agribusiness executives and researchers are describing Indiana as poised to become a global heavyweight in food-science research. Elanco president Jeff Simmons says Indiana is building a roster of companies working on ways to boost food production to meet the needs of a world...
Two Hoosiers of Cuban descent are applauding the loosening of the 50-year-old U.S.-Cuba embargo. The move that takes effect today, eases travel and trade restrictions and President Obama says the U.S. will soon open an embassy in the Caribbean nation. Both Dr. Henry Fernandez...
Chondrules are found in every meteorite that has ever landed on the earth ( image courtesy of Wikipedia) Scientists have thought that meteors may contain the early building blocks of planets in our solar system, but new research from Purdue University shows that it may be the...
One month after prosecutors agreed to move her trial out of Marion County, one of the suspects in the Richmond Hill explosion case appears to be changing her plea to guilty. The Marion County Prosecutor's Office says a change of plea hearing will be held for Monserrate Shirley...
Legislators may consider whether to make Indiana the 15th state to ban talking on your cell phone while driving. Indiana already prohibits texting while driving. Representative Milo Smith (R-Columbus) and Senator Pete Miller (R-Avon) have introduced bills to extend that ban to...
(photo courtesy RTV6) Detectives have released the name of the suspect involved in the officer-involved shooting Thursday evening. The suspect has been identified as Donte Sowell, 27 of Indianapolis. The suspect has previous arrest in Marion County for dealing in a narcotic drug...
Jacob Wyatt and Edward Richardson (photos courtesy Bloomington Police Department) Bloomington Police have arrested two men believed to be involved in two home invasion armed robberies last December. Jacob Wyatt, 25, and Edward Richardson, 23, each face felony charges of armed...
An Indianapolis chiropractor is facing charges for illegal distribution of controlled substances. Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry says Dr. Pynkerton Newton is accused of providing medications and B-12 injections on multiple occasions as part of a weight loss program out of...