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It's back to school Wednesday for five Central Indiana school districts

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Summer vacation is over for more than 37,000 students in Central Indiana. Wednesday marks the first day of the 2016-2017 school year for five Central Indiana school districts.Read more

It's back to school Wednesday for five Central Indiana school districts

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Summer vacation is over for more than 37,000 students in Central Indiana. Wednesday marks the first day of the 2016-2017 school year for five Central Indiana school districts.Read more

Surveillance video released of Castleton Gander Mountain firearms theft

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We're getting our first look at the men who stole a cache of weapons from Gander Mountain last week. Numerous long guns were stolen, and a $10,000 reward is being offered in the case.Read more

Meijer recalls salads, sandwiches due to salmonella risk

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Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. says some salads and sandwiches that it sells are being recalled due to a potential risk of salmonella contamination.Read more

WATCH: Today Show's Al Roker pokes fun at Kevin Rader in Philly

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Eyewitness News Reporter Kevin Rader caught up with the Today Show's Al Roker Wednesday morning in Philadelphia.Read more

Eli Lilly CEO to retire from company

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Eli Lilly and company announced Wednesday that President and CEO John C. Lechleiter will retire at the end of this year. David A. Ricks has been named his successorRead more

5 Things You Need to Know to start your Wednesday

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Today's likely the last dry day of the week and it's also back to school for several Central Indiana districts. Here are 5 Things You Need to Know to start your day:Read more

Campaign Collection: Indiana museum displays unique political memorabilia

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A walk through the five rooms of the Museum of American Political Communication in Logansport is like entering a time machine filled with pieces of politics' past.Read more

UPDATE: Arrest made in Tuesday's northeast-side shooting

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IMPD has arrested 21-year-old Trevell Patton of Indianapolis in the shooting incident Tuesday that resulted in 31-year-old Lavon Beverly being shot and 22-year-old Kaycie Glenn being struck by flying debris.Read more

Marion County prosecutor seeking death penalty in "Purge" fatal shootings suspect

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Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry is seeking the death penalty in the case of Johnathan Cruz.Read more

"Back the blue" campaign growing

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It's a briefing of Southwest District officers before they begin their shift. But today the cops were getting cake, as well as notes of encouragement from children.Read more

Fishers native performs on "America's Got Talent" live shows

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Derek Tabada is part of "Sila Sveta," a multimedia dance group that uses special effects and lighting choreographed with their dances.Read more

Video shows confrontation at start of Indianapolis police chase

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Newly released video shows a confrontation between police and a driver who led them on a citywide chase.Read more

Crashed drone left atop Indiana War Memorial

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It's buzzing on social media and It was probably buzzing when it smacked into one of downtown Indy's famous monuments.Read more

John Gregg campaigns in Republican stronghold Johnson County

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Gregg says he's campaigning for higher paying jobs, better roads, better schools and a statewide anti-discrimination law.Read more

WTLC host Pastor Michael Jones passes away

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The man who took over the microphone from radio icon Amos Brown has died.Read more

FOP calls for more help in supporting police officers

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Saying "it's a new day in our country" with the recent rash of attacks officers, the Indianapolis Fraternal Order of Police is asking the city and state for more help in protecting them.Read more

Nearly 3 dozen gang members indicted in Chicago area

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Nearly three dozen Chicago-area gang members have been indicted in an alleged racketeering conspiracy that included arson, extortion and the attempted killing of a police officer.Read more

Indiana warns elderly, kids of poor northwest air quality

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Indiana officials are warning of poor air quality in northwestern Indiana on Wednesday.Read more

Powerball jackpot $422 million after months without winner

Powerball jackpot $422 million after months without winner

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The Powerball jackpot has soared to $422 million thanks to nearly three months without a winner of the big prize.Read more

Celebrate the Rio Olympics with some authentic Brazilian food!

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We celebrated the Rio Olympics Tuesday with authentic Brazilian food on Eyewitness News Sunrise. Your family can celebrate, too!Read more