- Ex-Indiana Gov. Whitcomb, POW in World War II, dies at 98 Updated: Feb-04-16 6:48 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Former Indiana Gov. Edgar Whitcomb, who escaped from a Japanese prisoner camp by swimming overnight during World War II and then made an around-the-world solo sailing trip while in his 70s, has died at age 98.
- Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders Updated: Feb-03-16 7:27 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed with shotguns hunted pigeons on Sundays among empty buildings and a trash-strewn river canal.
- Pence won't say whether he would've signed gay rights bill Updated: Feb-03-16 5:50 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence isn't saying whether he would have signed the state Senate's failed proposal for extending antidiscrimination protections for lesbian, gay and bisexual people.
- The Latest: Chamber head says gay-rights failure hurts state Updated: Feb-02-16 5:52 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - The Latest on the decision of Indiana Republican lawmakers to abandon efforts this year to extend anti-discrimination laws to include sexual orientation (all times local):
- House approves cigarette, gas tax increase for road funds Updated: Feb-02-16 5:34 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana residents would pay more for gasoline and cigarettes but less in state income taxes under a bill the House has approved.
- Teacher: Principal pushed 6 to 10 students out of bus' path Updated: Jan-27-16 11:48 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - An Indianapolis elementary principal who was fatally struck by a school bus that unexpectedly lurched forward managed to push six to 10 children to safety, a teacher who witnessed the incident estimated Wednesday.
- Gregg vows pragmatism over ideology during speech Updated: Jan-21-16 8:20 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Democratic candidate for governor John Gregg said his administration would prioritize pragmatism over "divisive" social issues that hurt Indiana's reputation and economy, taking aim at Gov. Mike Pence in a speech Thursday after months of keeping a low profile.
- House GOP roads chairman says Pence funding plan a 'gamble' Updated: Jan-13-16 8:54 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - A key Republican leader on transportation issues dismissed Gov. Mike Pence's short-term plan to rebuild the state's infrastructure as a "gamble" that would not provide a steady stream of funding to maintain deteriorating roads and bridges.
- Indiana's Coats misses Obama speech after medical procedure Updated: Jan-13-16 11:08 am
INDIANAPOLIS - A medical procedure kept U.S. Sen. Dan Coats from being in Washington to attend the State of the Union but he was able to watch Indiana Gov. Mike Pence give the State of the State instead.
- Pence backing religious freedom in LGBT rights debate Updated: Jan-12-16 9:49 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Tuesday he would prioritize religious freedom in the debate over civil rights protections for gay and transgender people, showing no retreat from his stance during last spring's national uproar over the state's religious objections law.
- The Latest: Democrat says Pence wants no LGBT rights bill Updated: Jan-12-16 9:22 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - The latest on Gov. Mike Pence's State of the State address (all times local):
- Pence campaign boosted by $1M from GOP governors group Updated: Jan-11-16 4:16 am
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's campaign fundraising advantage over Democratic challenger John Gregg was fueled by $1 million from a Republican Governors Association-backed group.