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Indiana State Police arrested a Kokomo man Thursday following allegations of fraudulent financial activity. State Police say 50-year-old Charles Scott Defabritis allegedly obtained several farm loans in 2013 using false information and collateral. The loans totaled nearly $600,...
(photo courtesy Indianapolis Colts) Indianapolis Colts wide receiver LaVon Brazill was suspended without pay for at least a year, officials announced Thursday. Reports indicated that Brazill was suspended because of a violation to the NFL’s substance abuse policy, according to...
Marian University is about to demolish one of the oldest buildings on its campus. University Spokesman Mark Apple says crews will begin razing Fisher Hall on Monday. The old building was the site of an electrical fire back in February. Apple says it would've been too expensive...
Indianapolis is trying to step up its recycling efforts. Officials are in the process of finalizing a deal with Covanta, the company that runs the city’s trash incinerator. Convanta is proposing to build a $40 million "material recovery facility" that would handle all the city's...
One man is dead and another injured after a shooting on the city's near north side Monday night. IMPD officers were called around 10:30 p.m. to the 3000 block of Winthrop Avenue on a report of a person lying in the alley east of Winthrop, possibly shot. Upon arrival, officers...
(file photo courtesy RTV6) A second teenager has died following a swimming incident in Edinburgh’s Big Blue River. Michael Chadbourne, 16, was taken to IU Health Methodist in critical condition after he was pulled from the river, but officials confirmed on Monday that he was...
(WIBC.com photo: Ray Steele) Will a highway sign that says your county is a College Success County encourage more people to go to college? The state's higher education commissioner hopes so. The Commission on Higher Education recognized 15 counties as Indiana College Success...
An Allen County resident, who recently traveled to the Caribbean, has tested positive for the chikungunya virus. Transmitted by mosquitoes, chikungunya has been found in multiple Caribbean countries. Cases have been identified in travelers returning from the Caribbean and local...
A trial seeking to open the door for college athletes to profit from their fame is underway in California. 20 ex-college athletes led by former UCLA star Ed O'Bannon sued the NCAA five years ago, contending the Indianapolis-based organization is violating antitrust law by...