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Navy warship to be named after late Indiana Sen. Lugar

Nov. 13, 2019 4:51 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Navy has agreed to name a warship in honor of late Indiana Sen. Richard G. Lugar. Sen. Todd Young announced Wednesday that Navy Secretary Richard Spencer and members of the Lugar family will attend a private naming ceremony for the USS Richard G. Lugar at the Indiana War...

Police dog killed during pursuit in Indianapolis-area woods

Nov. 13, 2019 1:52 PM EST

FISHERS, Ind. (AP) — Suburban Indianapolis police say a police dog was killed while tracking a suspected drunken driver in a wooded area. Fishers police Sgt. Tom Weger tells The Indianapolis Star that officers were pursuing the motorist early Wednesday when the man stopped his vehicle and ran into a...

Warren scores 23 to lead Pacers over Thunder 111-85

Nov. 12, 2019 10:56 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — T.J. Warren was in attack mode to start the second half. Warren scored 11 of his 23 points in the third quarter to lead the Indiana Pacers over the Oklahoma City Thunder 111-85 Tuesday night. "I just wanted to come out with a high sense of urgency out there," he said. "I know we had a...

3 Indiana judges suspended for fight that led to shooting

Nov. 12, 2019 2:26 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Supreme Court has temporarily suspended three judges who were involved in a fight in downtown Indianapolis during which two of them were shot. The order Tuesday says the justices imposed the suspensions after finding that Clark County judges Andrew Adams and Bradley Jacobs...

Investigators unclear what caused plane crash that killed 3

Nov. 11, 2019 7:24 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Federal investigators are not sure what caused a 2018 plane crash in central Indiana that killed three men bound for Wisconsin. The National Transportation Safety Board issued its final report on the crash last week. The Green Bay Press Gazette reports the NTSB blames "an...

As misses mount, questions return for Colts, Vinatieri

Nov. 11, 2019 5:52 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Adam Vinatieri has been automatic for most of the previous 23 seasons. Peyton Manning was once caught on video simply mouthing the word "money" as Vinatieri booted another game-winning field goal. Coach Frank Reich used the same term three weeks ago when Vinatieri made a 51-yard field...

Colts' sputtering offense proves problematic in latest loss

Nov. 10, 2019 9:25 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts won five games with the perfect offensive mix. They relied on an offensive line widely considered to be one of the league's top units. They let Marlon Mack set up the passing game with his legs and stretched the field with four-time Pro Bowl receiver T.Y. Hilton....

Dolphins cash in on Colts turnovers, earn 2nd straight win

Nov. 10, 2019 8:32 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Miami Dolphins suddenly put together a winning combination. Their defense is forcing turnovers. Their offense is capitalizing on the miscues. And when they need a big stop they're getting those, too. Ryan Fitzpatrick scrambled for an 11-yard touchdown run Sunday, the Dolphins...

Dolphins will be ready to face either Colts quarterback

Nov. 9, 2019 1:53 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett won't be playing against the Dolphins because of an ailing knee. The late scratch Saturday means Brian Hoyer will make his first start in more than two years. But Miami coach Brian Flores doesn't need to scramble through game tape for a scouting report....

QB Hoyer to make 1st start with Colts; Brissett ruled out

Nov. 9, 2019 1:02 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have ruled out starting quarterback Jacoby Brissett for Sunday's game against Miami. It gives backup Brian Hoyer a chance to make his first start with the Colts. Brissett suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee during last weekend's loss at...