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WASHINGTON, D.C. --The military would be funded with $750 billion, and Indiana would benefit by keeping military and defense contract jobs, if the National Defense Authorization Act is signed by the president. It passed the Senate 86-8, Thursday, with a yes vote from Sen. Todd...
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SOUTH BEND, Ind. --South Bend is hurting, said Mayor Pete Buttigieg, in the Democrat presidential debate on NBC Thursday night. "Mayor Pete" was in the debate with some of the top tier candidates, like Bernie Sanders and former vice pres. Joe Biden. On gun violence and South...
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LEBANON, Ind. --A man accused of kidnapping and rape in Tippecanoe County, killed himself while police were trying to arrest him in Boone County. Paul Etter, 55, fired two shots, the second one killing him, said deputies, about 6:30 Thursday evening. Deputies had been trying to...
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(INDIANAPOLIS) - Supporters of redistricting reform say they'll keep pushing for changes despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on gerrymandering. Legislative maps can be thrown out if they're drawn to minimize the influence of minority voters. But a 5-4 court ruled it's not the...
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INDIANAPOLIS --The Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis said the firings of some teachers for being in same-sex marriages are justified by church teaching. Archbishop Charles Thompson and Superintendent Gina Fleming also reminded people concerned about the firings that it's up...
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INDIANAPOLIS -- If you're planning on traveling next weekend for the 4th of July, you are certainly not alone. AAA projects a record-breaking 49 million Americans will travel for the holiday this year. "That's up four percent from last year," said AAA Spokesperson Tamra Johnson...
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(INDIANAPOLIS) - Attorney General Curtis Hill's challenger for the Republican nomination is kicking off his campaign by all but ignoring the incumbent. Zionsville attorney John Westercamp officially launched a run for attorney general with stops in Indy, Elkhart, Fort Wayne and...
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UNION COUNTY, Ind. -- Grandma's Fireworks in Union County is recalling about 25,000 fireworks after an 8-year-old boy lost his hand. The recalled fireworks are overloaded with pyrotechnics intended to produce a loud noise but can result in a "greater-than-expected" explosion and...
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INDIANAPOLIS --Jim Merritt said he will create the position of deputy mayor for public safety, if he is elected mayor of Indianapolis. Merritt, a state senator and Republican nominee against Democrat Mayor Joe Hogsett, could not say how the city would pay for that position or...