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Hearing delayed for boy charged in Indiana school shooting

Jun. 22, 2018 2:11 PM EDT

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A judge has delayed the fact-finding hearing of a 13-year-old boy accused of shooting another student and a teacher at a suburban Indianapolis school. The Indianapolis Star reports that the boy's attorney asked Hamilton Circuit Court Judge Paul Felix to delay the hearing, which is...

Indiana Pacers take UCLA point guard Aaron Holiday at No. 23

Jun. 22, 2018 12:25 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers saw Aaron Holiday as a perfect fit even before Thursday night's NBA Draft. They liked his scoring potential and his commitment to defense. They were impressed by his basketball wits and his family's athletic successes. And, they figured, he could make a smooth...

Indiana trooper wins praise for stopping too slow driver

Jun. 19, 2018 7:48 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana State Police trooper who tweeted a photo of a vehicle he stopped for driving too slowly in the left lane says he's overwhelmed by the widespread praise he's receiving online. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles (WEEL'-ihs) stopped the driver Saturday on Interstate 65 about 35 miles (56...

Derailed train bursts into flames in southwestern Indiana

Jun. 18, 2018 4:33 PM EDT

PRINCETON, Ind. (AP) — A freight train derailed in southwestern Indiana and several train cars caught fire, forcing the evacuation of nearby homes while authorities monitored air quality Monday, officials said. The train derailed Sunday evening near a trailer park in Princeton, about 150 miles (240...

The Latest: Highway reopens after Indiana train derailment

Jun. 18, 2018 4:09 PM EDT

PRINCETON, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on a freight train derailment and fire in Indiana (all times local): 3 p.m. Authorities have lifted an evacuation order and reopened a major highway that was closed due to the derailment of a train that caught fire in southwestern Indiana. The Gibson County Sheriff's...

Brother of NBA's Zach Randolph killed outside of Indiana bar

Jun. 16, 2018 7:19 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph's brother was shot and killed early Saturday outside of a bar in the Indiana city where the two grew up. Police said that an officer heard gunfire at around 5 a.m. and found Roger Randolph bleeding between two cars outside of Hop's...

Courtney Force enjoying best stretch of Funny Car career

Jun. 15, 2018 10:00 PM EDT

Courtney Force has had a whirlwind few weeks, spending time in Nashville as a presenter at the CMT Music Awards, watching her husband Graham Rahal finish 10th at the Indianapolis 500 and squeezing in sponsor events in places like Chicago and Florida. And that's on top of putting together the most dominant stretch...

14-year-old boy dies after Indiana birthday party shooting

Jun. 15, 2018 1:43 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Ind. (AP) — A 14-year-old boy has died after being shot in the head during a fight at another teen's birthday party in suburban Indianapolis. Lawrence police Deputy Chief Gary Woodruff said Friday that Daron Johnson was taken off life-support Thursday night and has died. Daron was declared brain...

Luck takes private throwing program public at Colts' camp

Jun. 12, 2018 6:40 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck's big secret is finally out. He's been throwing a football for weeks — and now he's throwing in public, too. Nearly 17 months after undergoing surgery on his injured right shoulder, Luck jogged onto the practice field Tuesday wearing a red jersey, strapping on a...

Boy in Indiana school shooting hears charges, denial entered

Jun. 11, 2018 1:38 PM EDT

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A 13-year-old boy showed no emotion and said little on Monday as a juvenile court judge read the attempted murder and other charges he faces for a shooting inside a suburban Indianapolis middle school classroom. The boy wore an orange and white jail uniform as he sat between his...