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Melton hasn't filed finance paperwork for gubernatorial campaign

INDIANAPOLIS – Democratic state Sen. Eddie Melton of Gary held a press conference and sent a release June 4 announcing the...

July 22, 2019 6:30 pm


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Coroner: Man dies after lightning strike on lake

PLYMOUTH, Ind. -- A coroner said a man died of cardiac arrest after being struck by lightning while boating on a northern Indiana lake.

July 22, 2019 4:40 pm


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New USS Indianapolis commissioning set for Indiana port

BURNS HARBOR, Ind. -- The Navy is planning to commission its new USS Indianapolis combat vessel at a northwest Indiana port this fall.

July 22, 2019 11:50 am


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Critics: Duke Energy needs to expedite coal power retirement

Indiana's largest electric utility needs to move faster to retire its aging network of coal-fired power plants and replace them with...

July 21, 2019 10:20 am


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Nonprofit set to open Indianapolis housing for LGBTQ youth

A nonprofit group is preparing to open housing in Indianapolis for LGBTQ youth and young adults who are experiencing homelessness.

July 21, 2019 10:20 am


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Lottery studying chances for online sales

Hoosiers might someday be able to purchase a Powerball ticket from their phone or play an interactive lottery game at their desk.

July 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Lake County hires company to dismantle seized firearms

CROWN POINT – “I'm the gun coroner,” Dan Hayes said, with a chuckle. “At least, that's what we call...

July 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Merger may grow state limestone market

INDIANAPOLIS – The recent merger of two natural stone producers is expected to expand the market for limestone produced by four...

July 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Alleged drug ring leader's trial moved

INDIANAPOLIS -- The federal trial of the alleged leader of a violent Indianapolis-based drug trafficking ring has been moved to southwest...

July 20, 2019 1:10 pm


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9 licenses for sports betting get handed out

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Gaming Commission has issued nine temporary licenses to Indiana casinos for sports wagering as it...

July 20, 2019 1:00 am


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South Bend police to upgrade body cameras

SOUTH BEND – The city where Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is mayor is updating its police officers' body camera...

July 20, 2019 1:00 am


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South Bend police to get body-camera upgrades

SOUTH BEND -- The Indiana city where Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is mayor is updating its police officers' body camera...

July 19, 2019 2:45 pm


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Indiana jobless rate falls to 3.5% in June

ndiana's unemployment rate fell to 3.5% in June, down one-tenth of 1 percentage point from May and matching the June 2018 figure, the...

July 19, 2019 10:12 am


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Ex-college volleyball coach gets probation for child porn

INDIANAPOLIS -- A former college volleyball coach from Indianapolis has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to possessing...

July 19, 2019 2:20 pm


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Indiana county pays $132,000 in computer attack ransom

LAPORTE, Ind. -- Officials in a northern Indiana county paid about $132,000 in ransom to hackers who took over some of the county's...

July 19, 2019 11:00 am