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(WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Donald Trump's latest controversy may mean political fallout, but an Indianapolis terrorism expert says consequences beyond that appear unlikely. The Secret Service took the unusual step of issuing a statement that it was "aware" of Trump's...
Rep. Susan Brooks (R-5th) is seeking renomination Saturday in a caucus of Republican precinct leaders. (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Republican precinct leaders vote Saturday on restoring Todd Rokita and Susan Brooks to the congressional ballot. Rokita and Brooks...
MUNCIE, Ind. -- A Muncie man accused of beating a Yorkshire Terrier puppy to death won't spend any time in prison. Jacob Rodgers, 26, was charged in September 2015 with animal cruelty for allegedly beating his roommate's puppy to death. Rodgers' roommate told police Rodgers had...
CNN News contributed to this report PITTSBURG, Penn.--Gov. Mike Pence made comments about the media in speeches in Pennsylvania Tuesday, following Donald Trump's comments about the 2nd Amendment that had the Clinton campaign interpreting those comments as a call to violence. "It...
INDIANAPOLIS - A debate is raging in Martindale-Brightwood about construction of a new library, and now the possibility of eminent domain is being thrown into the mix. Unlike many suburban construction projects, the proposed library site at 25 th Street and Sherman Drive would...
Republican lieutenant governor nominee Suzanne Crouch (left) and Democratic nominee Christina Hale with debate moderator Gerry Dick. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) John Gregg and Eric Holcomb's running mates have found plenty of common ground in a debate at the State Fair...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department detectives made a plea Tuesday for help in finding a 17-month-old girl who they believe was abducted by her mother from their home on the city's southeast side. Ruth Glick, 33, and her daughter, Mireya, were last seen...
(COLUMBUS) - We now know what caused fourteen people to become displaced after a massive fire broke out at a Columbus apartment complex Monday night. It all started when somebody threw a cigarette away in a plastic receptacle near a wall to the apartment. "Investigators...
Sen. Greg Taylor (D-Indianapolis) (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Hate crimes would bring tougher sentences under a bill that'll be reintroduced in next year's legislative session. The Senate passed a bill this year to let judges impose longer sentences for hate crimes. It didn't...