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The Fraser Institute's Economic Freedom of North America (EFNA) Report places Indiana in a good light. The report measures and ranks U.S. states in economic freedom, which is factored by the state's size of government, taxation and labor regulation. Indiana came in as the state...
This marks the first U.S. tax filing season that's impacted by Obamacare. Starting Tuesday, millions of filers must comply with the new law that may mean they'll owe the government. Internal Revenue Spokesman Luis Garcia says for most Americans it'll mean checking a box - Line...
Marion County Republican Party Chairman Kyle Walker (file photo) The Marion County Republican Party is gearing up for its slating convention January 31st. Party Chair Kyle Walker says the candidate they endorse to run for Indianapolis Mayor will come from the party's "people on...
Indianapolis Deputy Mayor Olgen Williams says he's seeking the Marion County Republican Party's nod to run for Mayor. Williams says his work as deputy mayor, not for profit servant, small business operator, parent, holder of doctorate degree and lover of Indianapolis all make...
An Indianapolis defense attorney says the prosecution in the Richmond Hill explosion case is probably trying to strengthen its case against at least one of the accused. This following word that one of the suspects, Monserrate Shirley has reached a plea deal with prosecutors...
(image courtesy of Indiana State Museum) A survivor of an attack symbolic of the struggles of the civil rights era came to Indy for one of the many celebrations of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Sarah Collins Rudolph spoke at a program at the historic Madame Walker Theatre...
More than 200 Indiana attorneys are offering free legal consultations as an annual tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. The Indiana State Bar Association’s program called “Talk to a Lawyer Today” was established in 2002 as a way continue King’s ideas on social justice. Lawyers will...
(image courtesy of NASA) The lead climate change researcher at Purdue says new data from NOAA and other agencies reminds us that just because it is cold here doesn't mean it is cold everywhere else. NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) and NASA both say...
House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) House Republicans plan to add more money for schools to what Governor Pence has proposed in his budget. Pence is calling for a 2% increase for schools in the first year of the two-year budget, plus...