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The large crowd at the funeral for principal Susan Jordan (RTV6 photo) It didn't seem as if it should have been time to say goodbye to Susan Jordan. But it was, the outpouring of love that began with the principal's untimely death continuing with an overflow crowd at her funeral...
As we say goodbye to Susan Jordan, there are two ways you can help carry on her legacy. Jordan, 69, died Tuesday when she was hit by a school bus outside Amy Beverland Elementary School, where she had been principal for 22 years. Police still don't know exactly why the bus,...
An Indiana congresswoman says the U.S. needs to take more preventive steps against the mosquito-borne illness Zika. Zika doesn't always carry symptoms, and just light flu-like symptoms when it does. But it's been linked to a surge in brain defects in South America. The World...
House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) House Speaker Brian Bosma is spelling out what he wants to see in a civil rights bill for gays and lesbians -- and what passed a Senate committee this week isn't it. Bosma says the state should protect...
Lauren Spierer (wibc.com file photo) Every lead on Lauren Spierer's disappearance has come up empty. The latest lead may have done the same. The FBI raided a house in Martinsville on Wednesday, and while the FBI isn't talking, Bloomington Police say the raid was part of the...
Todd Richardson (RTV6 photo) A decades-old cold case investigation has finally resulted in charges thanks to DNA evidence. Todd Richardson has been charged with attempted rape in a case dating back to 1990. In June of that year, police say he broke into a house in Lebanon and...
Jennifer McCormick (image courtesy of Abdul-Hakim Shabazz) Superintendent Glenda Ritz will have some competition in this years election. Yorktown Community Schools Superintendent Jennifer McCormick has announced that she will be running on the republican ballot for Ritz'...
Visit Indy President & CEO Leonard Hoops (image courtesy of Facebook) 2015 was another record year for tourism in Indy. That doesn't mean the religious freedom debate had no impact. The number, $60 million, had already been leaked to reporters this week. That's how much...
Your income taxes might go down, to soften the blow of pushing gas and cigarette taxes up. A House committee has resurrected Governor Pence's proposed 10% tax cut from three years ago. Pence had to settle for 5% then, but Republicans have added the other half as a sweetener to...