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NIT headed to Las Vegas in 2023, Indianapolis in 2024

Aug. 12, 2022 18:06 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA announced Friday that the NIT semifinals and final will be played at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas in 2023 and Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis in 2024. The NIT has been played at Madison Square Garden in New York every year but two since 1938, with the...

Indiana, Purdue universities plan Indianapolis campus split

Aug. 12, 2022 16:45 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana University and Purdue University officials announced plans Friday to split up control of the Indianapolis campus that the schools have shared for more than 50 years, a move they said will lead both schools to expand their presence in the city. The...

FBI: Data from mall gunman's laptop cannot be recovered

Aug. 11, 2022 21:10 PM EDT

GREENWOOD, Ind. (AP) — Data cannot be recovered from the laptop of the 20-year-old man who allegedly shot five people in a suburban Indianapolis shopping mall, killing three of them, the FBI said Thursday. Agents were unable to recover data from the laptop found in the gunman’s...

Broncos name NFL exec Damani Leech as team's new president

Aug. 11, 2022 14:09 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos' new owners have tabbed NFL International CEO Damani Leech as the team's new president. Owner and CEO Greg Penner made the announcement Thursday, his second day on the job. Leech has a quarter-century's worth of experience...

Solid start keeps Campbell's comeback hopes on track in Indy

Aug. 10, 2022 15:09 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Parris Campbell keeps answering the same old questions. Yes, the speedy, versatile receiver feels healthy and, yes, he believes he can finally deliver a long-promised breakout season with the Indianapolis Colts. But every time he hits the...

Tests show Indiana 3rd graders below normal reading levels

Aug. 10, 2022 12:03 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — New standardized test results released Wednesday show reading levels of Indiana's younger students have improved just slightly but still remain below results from before the pandemic. Nearly one in five students “have not mastered foundational reading skills...

Gilmore appears to have found right landing spot in Indy

Aug. 08, 2022 18:01 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Stephon Gilmore arrived at training camp two weeks ago with an impressive resume — and something to prove. After two injury-filled subpar seasons in New England and Carolina, the 31-year-old cornerback chose Indianapolis to revive his career. ...

Slain Indiana officer remembered as focused on police work

Aug. 06, 2022 21:09 PM EDT

FISHERS, Ind. (AP) — A young Indiana police officer who was killed during an early morning traffic stop was remembered Saturday as a man focused on a career in law enforcement. Noah Shahnavaz, 24, an officer with the Elwood Police Department 50 miles (80 kilometers) northeast of...

Biden team, Eli Lilly condemn new Indiana abortion ban

Aug. 06, 2022 15:23 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The administration of President Joe Biden and one of Indiana's largest employers have condemned the state's new ban on abortions, with the White House calling it another extreme attempt by Republicans to trample women's rights. Indiana on Friday became the first...

Colts already seeing impact of Bradley's defensive scheme

Aug. 06, 2022 15:14 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — DeForest Buckner always appreciated watching Gus Bradley's defenses. It was the scheme Buckner thrived in with San Francisco, the scheme that created Seattle's “Legion of Boom," and the scheme that finally led the Raiders back to the playoffs last season....