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(INDIANAPOLIS) - About half Indiana students flunked this year's ISTEP test -- about the same as last year. The Department of Education calls the performance "stable." The passing rate of 51-percent is down less than a percent from last year. Eighth-graders did better than last...
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INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION -- A Purdue University graduate is closing out his stint aboard the International Space Station in unique fashion. Astronaut Andrew Feustel, who has two science degrees from Purdue University, also moonlight's as a musician and just released a music...
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FRANKLIN, Ind . -- A Franklin high school teacher has been arrested for child seduction. Alex Brickens, a choir teacher at Franklin Community High School, was arrested in the case, sources tell WIBC newsgathering partner News 8. According to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office,...
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WESTFIELD, Ind. -- Firefighters with the Westfield Fire Department are wearing pink throughout October to show their support for breast cancer awareness month. Ryan Herron with the Westfield Fire Department says you'll be seeing their firefighters throughout the town forgoing...
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WASHINGTON, D.C. --Indiana farmers and business may have an advantage with the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement. That's the new trade deal that Pres. Trump means to replace NAFTA, or the North American Free Trade Agreement. "NAFTA created a somewhat free trade zone,...
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MUNCIE, Ind. – A 911 dispatcher says a 15-year-old girl is likely the reason her mother is alive after she had overdosed Monday morning. John Miller, who is a 911 operator in Muncie, tells WISH-TV a call came in to dispatch from a man saying, “I need a (expletive) ambulance."...
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INDIANAPOLIS -- When you get a "Presidential Alert" on your cell phone this afternoon, don't panic -- it's only a test! FEMA will conduct a nationwide test of the Wireless Emergency Alert system today at 2:18 p.m. EDT/1:18 p.m. CDT. A test emergency alert message will be sent to...
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LAWRENCE, Ind. --A man was hit by a car and killed Tuesday night in Lawrence. The Lawrence Police Department says he was crossing Pendleton Pike just east of Post Road when he was hit around 8:30. The driver of the car stayed at the scene and has been cooperating with police...
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INDIANAPOLIS - For the first time ever, Indianapolis has a 5G network-enabled home. Verizon employees installed the equipment in a home in the Bates-Hendricks neighborhood on Oct. 1. Indianapolis is one of only four cities around the country to have a 5G network. Representatives...