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INDIANAPOLIS–There were two winning Powerball tickets sold in Indiana during Monday’s drawing. A $100,000 one was bought in Vigo County and $50,000 winning ticket was purchased in Johnson County. The Hoosier Lottery says the $100,000 ticket was bought at Thornton’s #80 at 2330 S. 3rd Street in Terre Haute. The $50,000 ticket was acquired at […]

INDIANAPOLIS–Republican candidate for Indianapolis Mayor Jefferson Shreve says if he is elected, he would donate his salary to Indianapolis Animal Care Services (IACS) . In a news conference Tuesday at the new site for the proposed IACS shelter at N. Sherman Dr. and E. Michigan St, Shreve said current Indy Mayor Joe Hogsett promised that […]

BLOOMINGTON, Ind.–The Indiana-Kentucky men’s college basketball matchup is back on the regular season schedule starting in 2025. Indiana University Athletic Director Scott Dolson and Kentucky Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart agreed to and finalized a four-year commitment that will see three games played on the campuses, and a fourth at Lucas Oil Stadium, between 2025-29. Kentucky […]

ANGOLA, Ind.–A semi crashed and caught on fire Monday night in Steuben County. State Police say a 2015 Western Star semi-tractor/trailer was going too fast and the driver lost control of when it was westbound on U.S. 20 near a county road. The semi 40,000 pound load of steel was dumped all across both lanes […]

STATEWIDE--High temperatures are supposed to be in the 80s all across Indiana Tuesday and Wednesday, but you can expect a change after that. “There’s an 85% chance of rain starting Thursday morning. There could even be a rumble of thunder as well. That rain is because a cold front is rapidly approaching the area from […]

WILMINGTON, DE — President Biden’s son is pleading not guilty to federal gun charges in Delaware. Hunter Biden faces three felony firearms charges, including unlawfully possessing a gun as an illegal drug user. The charges come after a prior plea deal that allowed Hunter Biden to enter a diversion program fell apart, following scrutiny from […]

INDIANAPOLIS–The WIBC News team took home awards for Best Investigative Reporting and Best Newscast at the Spectrum Awards put on by the Indiana Broadcasters Association Monday night. The ceremony was at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in downtown Indianapolis. The Best Investigative Reporting piece was titled “Herman Whitfield’s Death in Police Custody”. It tells the story of how […]

INDIANAPOLIS–Indianapolis Colts running back Jonathan Taylor is scheduled to return to practice on Wednesday. Taylor was placed on the Active/Physically Unable to Perform list at the start of training camp and moved to the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list on roster cut-down day in August, meaning he would have to miss at least the first […]

STATEWIDE– The estimated Powerball jackpot for the next drawing Monday night is $1.04 billion, which is the fourth highest in the game’s history. There were, however, $2 million and $50,000 winning tickets bought in Indiana during Saturday’s drawing. The $2 million winning Powerball ticket was bought at the Michigan Road Food Mart at 5106 N. […]

STATEWIDE–A total solar eclipse is set to happen in Indiana on April 8, 2024. Astrophysicists say it will be the first since the Great American Eclipse in 2017 and the last until August 2044. It’s also expected to bring a lot of tourism to the state. “There is a thin band from southwest to northeast […]