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4 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star
Forged from destroyed firearms parts, Ryan Freeney's "Peace Dove" sculpture will serve as a memorial for Marion County homicide victims. Sculpture made of guns spreads message of peace Forged from destroyed firearms parts, Ryan Freeney's "Peace Dove" sculpture will serve as a memorial for Marion County homicide victims.
8 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star
Someone intentionally set a Westide home on fire Monday morning, where nearly 2 years ago a mother was blamed for a blaze that killer her son.. Westside blaze stirs memories of boy's death in meth fire Someone intentionally set a Westide home on fire Monday morning, where nearly 2 years ago a mother was blamed for a blaze that killer her son..
8 hrs ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis
A Beech Grove woman and an Indianapolis man died in a motorcycle crash near the entrance of Brown County State Park Horesman's Camp on Sunday, 24-Hour News 8's news partners at the Brown County Democrat report. The crash happened as the motorcycle went down a hill.
11 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star
Police ID man fatally shot on the Westside An Indianapolis man fatally shot early Sunday on the Westside has been identified. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1tWmJtL Ronald B. Andrews, 44, was found dead about 2:30 a.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of North Warman Avenue, according to an Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department report.
18 hrs ago | KNDO
For some reason, sports in Indianapolis get all the attention. But instead of focusing on the Indy 500 or the Colts, we should start paying attention to the Midwestern capital city's food scene.
Woman killed in mobile home fire persevered despite life of struggles Once homeless, woman was proud of mobile home her parents bought her. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1s2HszX Nearly a decade after her divorce the middle-aged Eastside woman had struggled with money and her health, said her oldest daughter, Sarah Hause.
A Blue Heron stands on a log during the White River Clean Up, Noblesville, Sept. 13, 2014.
As the United States works to assemble a coalition against the Islamic State group, the White House is trying to make clear what a successful outcome would be. President Barack Obama's chief of staff puts it this way: The militants no longer would threaten the United States or its allies in the Mideast, no longer would add followers and no longer would threaten Muslims.
Niemeyer lost control of the vehicle causing it to flip and roll on top of him. Friends at the scene called 911.
He was "one of the greats of his age," Hyde says. Each work day Charles A. Hyde walks through doors once entered by Benjamin Harrison.
A militarized campus police department armed with M-14 rifles and full riot gear? Several Indiana colleges have acquired weapons, vehicles, protective gear. Indiana campus police acquire military surplus gear A militarized campus police department armed with M-14 rifles and full riot gear? Several Indiana colleges have acquired weapons, vehicles, protective gear.
A Japanese auto parts supplier says it plans to invest $73.5 million in a 151,000-square-foot manufacturing plant near Interstate 74 in Jamestown. The Indiana Economic Development Corp. says in a news release that Fukai Toyotetsu Indiana Corp.'s plant is expected to employ up to 195 people by 2017.
Mobile home fire victim identified This is the 16th fire fatality IFD has seen this year Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1tMLSXR The fire broke out at 4:17 a.m. on the 7500 block of East Washington Street, said Indianapolis Fire Department spokesman Rita Reith. A neighbor called 911 and tried to enter the house, where the owner appeared to be trapped, but was unsuccessful due to the heat.
A woman, who was in a minor accident, drove off and then lost control of her car, flipping the vehicle, police said. Child critically hurt when car flips on Far Eastside A woman, who was in a minor accident, drove off and then lost control of her car, flipping the vehicle, police said.
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For the second time this school year, students at Cathedral High School are mourning the loss of a fellow student because of suicide. It comes during Suicide Prevention Week, when advocates and family members are working to spread awareness about depression and mental illness.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 04:00 pm
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