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Indiana's Department of Homeland Security has unveiled a new communications trailer powered exclusively by renewable energy. The retrofitted vehicle has solar panels on the roof and side and wind turbines that pop out of the roof, allowing it to power laptops, two-way radios,...
A highly-contagious virus has infected cats at Indianapolis Animal Care & Control . Feline panleukopenia is similar to the parvovirus in dogs, and is almost always fatal in cats. Possible signs or symptoms of infection with panleukopenia are varied and include; loss of...
Mayor Greg Ballard has appointed City-County Controller Jason Dudich (DOO-ditch) as his new Chief of Staff. Dudich will succeed Ryan Vaughn who is leaving the Mayor’s Office to become President of the Indiana Sports Corporation. “Jason has provided tremendous leadership during...
Metro Police are investigating after two men were found dead inside an SUV Friday morning on the city's near southeast side. Officers were called to the 3900 block of Southeastern Avenue around 8:00 and found the men inside the Chevrolet Suburban. They were pronounced dead at...
Michael Campbell (photo courtesy IMPD) Metro Police arrested a second suspect Wednesday in connection with a murder case from this past April. Detectives with IMPD's Violent Crimes Unit arrested Michael Campbell, 25, on a strangulation warrant. He was then questioned about the...
A husband and wife are behind bars after an alleged speed contest Thursday afternoon in Gibson County. The Gibson County Sheriff's Department says officers responded to a report of a two vehicle crash on County Road 350 West near County Road 250 South. Officers found two...
Indianapolis school parents now have a new guide to help them navigate school systems in Marion County. The Indianapolis School Chooser Guide is a free book now available at all Indianapolis Public Library branches. It lists some 600 private, public and charter schools...
A Washington think tank on state and local taxes is cautioning legislators against joining the rush to eliminate the business personal property tax. Legislators balked at Governor Pence's proposal to keep up with other states and abolish the tax, instead giving counties the...
European newspapers are reporting that a Syrian militant is appealing for ISIS to spare the life of Indianapolis hostage Abdul Rahman Kassig. He says Kassig helped remove shrapnel from his wound as well as treating other jihadists in Syria. ISIS backers have been tweeting that...