MIAMI — Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is financially, and emotionally, supporting an effort to free an orca whale. Lolita has spent most of her life in captivity at the Seaquarium in Miami.  She was captured and sent to the attraction in 1970, when she was just a baby. The non-profit Friends of Toki (Lolita) […]

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Two people were killed in separate Thursday night shootings on the east side of Indianapolis, police said. Just after 11 p.m., Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called to a shooting in the 1400 block of Priscilla Drive. That’s a residential area near 16th Street and Arlington Avenue. Officers arrived and found […]

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and Gen. Mark Milley, the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, were questioned about various subjects in a House committee hearing on Thursday. Rep. Jim Banks was among the lawmakers on the House Armed Services Committee that have several questions for the two men. Banks pressed Austin about […]

STATEWIDE — There is a better chance for severe weather in the western portion of Indiana today, however, experts say the whole state will likely experience some sort of strong storms. The National Weather Service says a cold front is making its way to Indiana and it will bring with it storms capable of producing […]

STATEWIDE — Hoosier leaders are responding to former President Donald Trump’s indictment on criminal charges. Former Vice President and Indiana Governor Mike Pence – who has publicly disagreed with Trump on certain issues in recent months – called former President Trumps indictment “unprecedented,” “an outrage,” and a “political prosecution.”  He Tweeted, “The American people will […]

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — CenterPoint Energy, a company that provides natural gas and electricity in the United States, is making changes to its natural gas pipelines in Indiana. They have been replacing old pipelines made of bare steel and cast-iron with new ones made of industry-grade plastic. This will make the natural gas system safer and […]

PLAINFIELD, Ind.–The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission has approved Duke Energy’s request to lower bills for its customers in Indiana. The approval was made Wednesday. If you’re a Duke Energy customer, that means your bill will drop by 16% or roughly $26 per month. That is on top of a 5% decrease that went into effect […]

HAMILTON COUNTY, Ind. — A group of burglars from South America have been targeting wealthy homes in Hamilton County. These are organized and sophisticated individuals from countries like Chile and Colombia who come to the United States to rob homes. They do surveillance on their target homes before stealing as much as they can in […]

police_lights_thinkstock_evgeny_prozhyrko INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — To promote positive interactions between police officers and citizens, several police departments in central Indiana have launched a new campaign called “No Ticket, Let’s Fix It.” During traffic stops, if a driver has a broken headlight or taillight, officers will hand out a $25 Jiffy Lube gift card instead of issuing […]

MIAMI COUNTY, Ind. — Kegan Kline has pled guilty to all twenty-five child porn charges. On Thursday, Kline told the judge in the Miami Circuit Court that his mind is clear enough to plead guilty. The judge clarified that this would mean no trial and sentencing would be left up to the judge. Kline said […]