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Mentors concerned about recent rash of crime involving youth and guns

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Community activist and mentor Robert Jackson is concerned about the rash of kid robberies, especially since in all of the cases, at least one of the youngsters is...Read more

Mentors concerned about recent rash of crime involving youth and guns

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Community activist and mentor Robert Jackson is concerned about the rash of kid robberies, especially since in all of the cases, at least one of the youngsters is...Read more

Sebastien Bourdais leaves hospital

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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Sebastien Bourdais walked out of Methodist hospital Wednesday afternoon. Bourdais tweeted about his journey....Read more

IMS has two-part safety plan for Indianapolis 500

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The weather warning system at IMS gives fans a chance to make their own decision regarding where to go during severe weather.Read more

Beech Grove mayor receives award after standing up against Walmart

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"We don't want to fine you because we need money. We want you to curb your behavior, and be a good corporate citizen," said Mayor Dennis Buckley after declaring Walmart...Read more


Vandals destroy historic headstones

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Vandals targeted a cemetery in Franklin, damaging or destroying a dozen headstones.Read more

Indiana tech company to create 185 new jobs

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A cloud-based software company, myCOI, is expanding in Indianapolis and plans to create 185 high wage jobs by 2021.Read more

Ellen sends child presidential expert Macey to Indiana

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Macey Hensley is a kid who loves presidents and history, and she got to check out Hartford City's Civil War Days.Read more

IMPD arrests Ohio murder suspect on east side

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Metro Police cornered and arrested a man on the east side who was wanted for murdering a teenager in Cleveland, Ohio.Read more

Graco recalls 25,000 car seats

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Graco announced the recall of more than 25,000 car seats because webbing did not meet federal requirements in crash tests.Read more

Acid spill closes State Road 144; no injuries

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An intersection in Johnson County was shut down Wednesday morning as hazardous materials crews responded.Read more

DNR urges homeowners not to plant ornamental pear trees

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The Department of Natural Resources says Bradford pears may be a popular landscaping tree, but they're also a nuisance that can spread. Read more

Kroger replaces Marsh as title sponsor of Symphony on the Prairie

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Kroger signed on for a four-year commitment.Read more


Serious crash on 146th St. injures Noblesville man

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One of the men was on a motorcycle pinned between two other vehicles in the chain reaction crash.Read more

Lilly Endowment assets dip nearly 13 percent over last year

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Lilly Endowment saw its assets drop almost 13 percent last year with a decline in the stock value of its Indianapolis-based namesake drugmaker.Read more

5 things you need to know for Wednesday, May 24

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Happy Wednesday! Here are five things you need to know this morning...Read more

12 Indiana coworkers split $50,000 Powerball prize

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After splitting the pot, each winner won $4,166 before taxes.Read more

Woman calls 911 after hearing "baby" crying inside donation box

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Julie Potter thought it was going to be a quick stop to drop off clothes Monday morning in Avon.Read more