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Hilton's inspiring speech, big plays help Colts rebound

Oct. 17, 2021 18:57 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Four-time Pro Bowl receiver T.Y. Hilton used Saturday to provide some inspirational words for his teammates. He talked about what he'd endured since undergoing neck surgery this summer; how he felt about missing this season's first five games; and...

Indianapolis gets in sync with 31-3 victory over Houston

Oct. 17, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts finally figured out how to deliver a knockout punch Sunday. They capitalized on turnovers, made big plays at timely moments and, yes, even managed to protect a late lead. Carson Wentz threw two long TD...

Colts activate Hilton, put Blankenship on injured reserve

Oct. 16, 2021 14:01 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts activated receiver T.Y. Hilton from injured reserve in time for Sunday's game against Houston but will not have kicker Rodrigo Blankenship. Indy put Blankenship on injured reserve on Saturday with a hip injury. He will be out...

Indiana county may cash in as Illinois bans detentions

Oct. 16, 2021 01:12 AM EDT

BRAZIL, Ind. (AP) — Clay County is a lot like the other counties around it: rural, overwhelmingly white, lower middle class, and very Republican. But one thing that sets the county apart is its local jail, which is the only jail in Indiana that holds immigrants and asylum-seekers in U.S....

Ex-ISU student portrays Goober in nostalgic ‘Mayberry Man’

Oct. 16, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The 1963 Ford Galaxy looked pristine, a down-to-the-last-detail replica of Sheriff Andy Taylor’s squad car on the “Andy Griffith Show.” A fan of the 1960s TV classic series drove it to the annual Mayberry Days festival last month in Mount...

Sluggish starts have Colts, Texans looking to change course

Oct. 14, 2021 16:07 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts already have seen this scenario. Five weeks into the season, they're three games under .500 and two games back in the AFC South. Little has gone right and their postseason hopes appear to be fading fast. ...

Hilton returns to Colts practice, could play against Texans

Oct. 13, 2021 16:37 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton was back on the practice field for Wednesday's light workout. If all goes well over the next few days, he might be playing Sunday against one of his favorite teams — Houston. The...

3 bodies found in remote area on Indianapolis south side

Oct. 13, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The bodies of three people have been discovered in a remote area on the Indianapolis far south side, police said. Two of the bodies were found Tuesday night by an off-duty Indianapolis police officer. The third body was located during a subsequent...

Colts must move on quickly following collapse in Baltimore

Oct. 12, 2021 17:14 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich got right to the point Tuesday. “Painful loss, painful loss," he said less than 24 hours after watching a 16-point, fourth-quarter lead evaporate in what seemed like a blink of an eye Monday night. ...

Indianapolis officer faces excessive force charges

Oct. 12, 2021 16:09 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department sergeant faces two felony charges and a recommendation to be fired after body-cam video showed him using excessive force during a recent arrest, authorities said Tuesday. Fourteen-year veteran Sgt. Eric...