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(image courtesy of RTV6) The longtime principal of an elementary school and at least two students were hurt when a school bus crashed on the northeast side of Indy. The bus appeared to jump a curb and hit people who were standing outside Amy Beverland Elementary School in...
TERRE HAUTE, Ind.--It is the flu at the Putnamville State Prison near Terre Haute. But there's also a double infection of a very fast-acting pneumonia that has some prisoners very sick and one inmate even died. At a press conference this afternoon the prison higher-ups,...
Schools may get a blueprint next year for tightening security. The Senate votes next week on ordering Indiana's Department of Homeland Security to compile a handbook of security precautions schools should take. The Department of Education already offers training on how to react...
Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry (WIBC.com file photo: Mike Corbin) For the first time, Indiana is considering longer prison terms for hate crimes. Indiana is one of five states without a hate crimes law. African-American legislators have sought one for 18 years without...
Matthew Miller (left) and Kyle Cox (wibc.com file photo) Park Tudor says the suicide of the school's leader has nothing to do with what might be a child porn investigation. Matthew Miller took his own life Saturday, the suicide confirmed Monday afternoon by the Marion County...
Paul Raynor (Lawrence Police/RTV6) Formal charges have been filed against a 17-year-old who allegedly shot a 15-year-old outside of the Lawrence Central High School gym Friday. Paul Raynor, 17, has been charged with criminal recklessness, carrying a handgun without a license and...
A naked man who was hit by a car on I-465 southbound near 38th Street on the city's west side Monday is recovering in the hospital. According to a press release from the Indiana State Police, the naked man was hit around 1:00 p.m. Shortly before police arrived, witnesses said...
There's a new twist In the push to require prescriptions for cold meds containing pseudoephedrine. Instead of requiring a prescription for everyone, Auburn Representative Ben Smaltz (R) is proposing to maintain the status quo -- if you already fill a prescription at a pharmacy...
Paul Ferguson (image courtesy of Ball State University) Less than a year-and-a-half after taking office, Ball State's president will step down. An email from Ball State's Board of Trustees to employees said that president Paul Ferguson requested a two-month sabbatical, and...