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Former Mr. Football charged with felony OWI

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James R. Banks II, 33, of Indianapolis, was pulled over in the 100 block of N. Main St. in Zionsville for driving left of the center line and non-functioning license plate lights, according to court documents. A chemical test showed he had a blood alcohol level of .24.Read more

Former Mr. Football charged with felony OWI

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James R. Banks II, 33, of Indianapolis, was pulled over in the 100 block of N. Main St. in Zionsville for driving left of the center line and non-functioning license plate lights, according to court documents. A chemical test showed he had a blood alcohol level of .24.Read more

Kokomo man killed in armed robbery

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An arrest has been made in the robbery and killing of 60-year-old Paul Andreas.Read more

Post Office offering Sunday hours ahead of Christmas

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Having trouble getting to the post office to mail your Christmas presents or cards?Read more

WTHR anchors sign Sunrise Cookbooks

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The WTHR Sunrise team of Chuck, Julia, Ben, Mimi and Kelly were all out signing cookbooks Saturday.Read more


Covenant Christian dedicates basketball court to Andrew Smith

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The 6-foot-11 center will forever be remembered for helping Butler University reach back-to-back national championship games, but his basketball career began on the west side of Indianapolis as a star at Covenant Christian High School.Read more

Decatur Township firefighters install ramp for 5-year-old

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The ramp was donated by the family of retired Indianapolis Fire Department Chief Brian Sanford who passed away in March after a battle with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).Read more

3 arrested in IMPD narcotics bust

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Metro Police arrested three people and seized marijuana, methamphetamines, guns and cash on Wednesday.Read more

AG-elect Hill's chief deputy to succeed him as prosecutor

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Republicans in northern Indiana's Elkhart County have selected Attorney General-elect Curtis Hill's chief deputy to succeed him as prosecutor.Read more

Rexnord employees wonder if Trump tweet could change company's plan to move

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Rexnord employees faced with losing their jobs in April are taking notice of a tweet President-Elect Donald Trump put out Friday night.Read more

Joey Chestnut breaks own record at St. Elmo eating contest

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Joey Chestnut took part in a St. Elmo's shrimp cocktail eating contest Saturday - and no surprise, his title is safe for another year.Read more

Hundreds attend farewell mass for Cardinal Tobin

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Tobin was recently elevated to Cardinal by Pope Francis, and is leaving the Indianapolis Archdiocese for New Jersey.Read more

2 Indianapolis men arrested for dealing drugs in Bartholomew County

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The Bartholomew County Joint Narcotics Enforcement Team, along with DEA agents, arrested two Indianapolis men Thursday after a two-month-long investigation into illegal drug sales in Bartholomew County.Read more


Monroe County officer's name to be carved on memorial wall

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A dozen years after his death, a Monroe County Jail sergeant will be honored by having his name carved into the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington.Read more

What if? Hoosiers line up for Indy Survival Expo

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Tornados, flooding, natural disasters, even war: what would you do if something catastrophic happened and you had to survive? It is a question Hoosiers are considering this weekend at an event designed to attract survivalists.Read more

College football fans enjoy Big 10 festivities

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College football fans have crowded into downtown Indy Saturday for the biggest game of the year for the Big Ten conference!Read more

Plainfield police investigate stabbing at apartment complex

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Plainfield officers were dispatched to the report of a stabbing at the Lakeside Apartments in the 600 block of Lakeside Drive just before 1 a.m. Saturday.Read more
WATCH: Pet Vet - Cold weather safety for your pets

WATCH: Pet Vet - Cold weather safety for your pets

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Today Dr. Crowe discusses ways to keep your pets safe as the cold weather beginning to creep into Indiana.Read more