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WASHINGTON — Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg is hopeful that Congress can avoid a government shutdown. During an interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday, Buttigieg expressed his concern over the possibility of a shutdown, calling it “no way to run the government of the most powerful nation on Earth.”   “Some of the very […]

  INDIANAPOLIS — A man was found shot to death inside a car on the city’s northwest side.   IMPD says they were called to the 800 block of W. 25th Street at approximately 7 a.m., where they found an adult male inside a vehicle parked in an alley behind an abandoned residence. The man […]

WASHINGTON — President Biden passed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) almost two years ago. One of its key features is expanding discretionary grant funding by 500%. However, Representative Rudy Yakym, a Republican from Indiana’s second district, is concerned that Indiana has not received its fair share of the available grant funding.   During […]

INDIANAPOLIS — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says suspected killer Kevin Mason has left Indianapolis.   “Our investigation has determined that on the evening of September 13, 2023, Mason departed from the City of Indianapolis,” said Sheriff Kerry J. Forestal.   The authorities have contacted law enforcement agencies in the regions where Mason is believed […]

INDIANAPOLIS — A man was killed after being hit by a semi-truck on Interstate 465 last night. Cops say they received a call about a man walking in traffic near Harding Street.   When police arrived, they found him lying in the roadway. The driver of that semi returned to the scene immediately and fully […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Indy Metro Police say the woman charged with stabbing her niece at a Days Inn meant to stab the family dog who stole her Burger King chicken sandwich. Sharon Key was charged with criminal recklessness.   Key told police that she chased the dog with a knife and attempted to stab it when […]

SHELBYVILLE, IND — Police are searching for a man who they say is responsible for shooting and assaulting an elderly couple. Devon L. Parrish is a 31-year-old male with brown eyes and black hair, 5’8, and 150 pounds. During the incident, Parrish and an accomplice entered the couple’s residence, assaulted the elderly male, shot him, […]

NEW YORK — Fox Corporation has announced that Rupert Murdoch is stepping down as chairman of both Fox Corporation and News Corp. His son, Lachlan Murdoch, will take over as the Chairman of News Corp. and continue to hold the position of Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Fox Corporation. Lachlan Murdoch issued a […]

LAWRENCE — At least seven people, including four children, were hurt after a crash on Pendleton Pike south of Sunnyside Road.   According to scanner traffic, five people are in critical condition.   This story is developing. Check back for updates.

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Army National Guard faces several recruiting challenges. One significant issue is the competition for talent in a job market with diverse employment opportunities. Indiana’s strong agricultural and manufacturing sectors often attract potential recruits away from military service.   The Army Guard has not been able to meet its recruiting goal since […]