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Carrier reaches agreement with employees it's laying off

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Carrier will begin layoffs about 8 months from now, eliminating 1,400 Indiana jobs. Operations will be moving to Mexico.Read more

A new race for governor begins in Indiana

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Republican Eric Holcomb and Democrat John Gregg, met for the first time as gubernatorial opponents Wednesday morning.Read more

Police release picture of SUV suspected in fatal hit-and-run

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Police have released a picture of an SUV suspected of leaving the scene of a fatal crash with a motorcycle.Read more

Man tried to sexually assault child Wednesday morning, still on the loose

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The suspect was described as a white male, 5 foot 8 inches to 5 foot 10 inches tall and weighing approximately 170 to 195 lbs.Read more

13 Investigates: Union workers and teachers protest ALEC convention in Indianapolis

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Around 100 teachers and union workers converged on a downtown Indianapolis hotel Wednesday, protesting the convention of a controversial group.Read more

Family of suspect killed in shootout with IMPD wants answers

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The family of the man killed in a shootout with Indianapolis Metro Police is speaking out in an exclusive interview with Eyewitness News.Read more

Southwestern Indiana woman gets 25 years in confinement case

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A southwestern Indiana woman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for her role in the confinement and repeated rapes of a woman over 59 days.Read more

WTHR's Emily Longnecker writes about downtown attack

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WTHR reporter Emily Longnecker is speaking out about the attack that occurred last Friday in downtown Indianapolis - in broad daylight.Read more

Ohio couple gives $5M to Notre Dame for band facility

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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - An Ohio couple has donated $5 million to the University of Notre Dame for a marching band practice field.The university announced the donation by Kenn and Pamela Ricci of Willoughby, Ohio, on Tuesday. The facility will be used by the marching band as a rehearsal field with lights and an artificial turf football field with a band director's tower.Read more

Downed lines were cause of Indianapolis power outage

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Indianapolis Power & Light is investing the cause of an outage that has left nearly 13,000 customers without power.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

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

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

WWII vet who went viral with 100th birthday wishes turns 101!

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A World War II veteran who received millions of birthday wishes on Facebook last summer is blowing out the candles again.Read more

New program to help laid-off Carrier workers plan for their futures

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Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett outlines new program to help layed-off Carrier workers plan for their financial futures.Read more