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INDIANAPOLIS — Governor Eric Holcomb has been hospitalized. Governor Holcomb went to the doctor Thursday for what he thought was the flu, according to press secretary Erin Murphy. Holcomb was eventually diagnosed pneumonia and is undergoing treatment. Murphy says Holcomb is responding well to the treatment. Lieutenant Governor Suzanne Crouch released a statement Friday: “I’ve […]

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A second judge has blocked Indiana’s new abortion law from taking effect. The ruling on the near-total abortion ban came down late Thursday afternoon. A Marion County judge says the bill passed by the General Assembly and signed into law in August violates Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act, the state’s religious freedom […]

WASHINGTON--You may be hearing that the economy is in better shape for November because job growth was higher than expected (284,000 jobs were added with 200,000 expected). University of Indianapolis Economics Prof. Dr. Matt Will says the interpretation of that report as positive is misleading. “Thirty thousand jobs lost in retail. that’s the only relevant […]

DELPHI, Ind.–Police, attorneys and family members will have to be quiet about the Delphi case. Judge Fran Gull issued a temporary gag order Friday morning, following a three-page statement from Richard Allen’s attorneys pontificating about the actions of police and the prosecution and proclaiming their client’s innocence. The pair of lawyers called the evidence in […]

STATEWIDE–Wind gusts are expected to reach between 40 and 50 mph at times Friday in portions of Indiana. The National Weather Service believes the strongest winds will be along and west of the I-69 corridor. “The best chances for strong wind gusts are in late in the afternoon to the early overnight hours. We’re approximating […]

NEW CASTLE, Ind.–A former Beech Grove High School boys basketball coach and teacher pled guilty Thursday to operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Michael Renfro Jr entered into a plea agreement which allowed for charges of possession of cocaine, dealing cocaine, and public intoxication to be dismissed. He received a one-year suspended sentence with one year […]

INDIANAPOLIS--A person was killed in a shooting on Indy’s south side Friday morning not far from Bluff Park. IMPD says it happened at an apartment located at the intersection of Hanna Avenue and Bluff Road just before 5:30. The person was pronounced dead at the scene. Police are trying to find the shooter. If you […]

INDIANAPOLIS — FedEx pilots in Indianapolis are making it clear they are not happy with the current working conditions within the company. The pilots picketed outside the entrance to the Weir Cook Terminal at the Indianapolis International Airport and in Washington, D.C., to send a message to airline management that the time is now for […]

JENNINGS COUNTY, Ind.–A wanted man made a standoff with cops a family affair. After a grueling 12 hours trying to get the man to give up, Indiana State Police say he shot and killed himself. Corey Jenkins, 38, was a fugitive, wanted on several felony warrants. State police did not specify the charges. When Jennings County […]

DELPHI, Ind. — For years, the Delphi murders investigation fell quiet. Now it seems there’s a new development just about every single day. Attorneys Brad Rozzi & Andrew Baldwin, who represent suspect Richard Allen, have released a statement ahead of the new January 13th, 2023, hearing scheduled by Judge Fran Gull. On that date, Judge […]