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2nd Indiana officer out of hospital after being shot

Feb. 08, 2023 16:42 PM EST

MITCHELL, Ind. (AP) — The second of two southern Indiana police officers shot during a weekend traffic stop has been released from a hospital, a local sheriff said Wednesday. Mitchell Police Officer Christian Anderson was released from IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis,...

Editorial Roundup: Indiana

Feb. 07, 2023 07:13 AM EST

Indianapolis Business Journal. February 3, 2023. Editorial: Historic preservation tax credit should be restored, expanded We are excited to see that lawmakers are considering bills that would restore—and expand—a historic preservation tax credit program that was...

Simon Property: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 06, 2023 17:51 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Simon Property Group Inc. (SPG) on Monday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The Indianapolis-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of...

2 Indiana officers shot, suspect dead after gunfire exchange

Feb. 05, 2023 11:29 AM EST

MITCHELL, Ind. (AP) — Two southern Indiana law enforcement officers were shot and wounded early Sunday during an exchange of gunfire with a suspect who fled a traffic stop on foot and fired at the officers before he was fatally shot, police said. Both officers flown to a hospital...

Coroner identifies pilot in Indianapolis plane crash

Feb. 03, 2023 18:45 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Officials have identified the pilot who was killed when his plane crashed on the south side of Indianapolis last month. WXIN-TV reported Friday that the Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the pilot on Thursday as 20-year-old Shane Pennington II. ...

US Rep. Spartz won't seek Indiana Senate seat — or new term

Feb. 03, 2023 13:29 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Victoria Spartz said Friday she would not seek reelection to her Indiana seat next year or jump into the Republican primary for the state’s open U.S. Senate seat. Spartz’s decision further solidifies the chances of U.S. Rep. Jim Banks...

Ex-Indiana Gov. Daniels won’t seek state’s open Senate seat

Jan. 31, 2023 10:52 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels announced Tuesday that he wouldn’t seek his state’s open U.S. Senate seat next year, ending weeks of speculation about whether he would enter a vicious Republican primary fight against a combative defender of former President Donald Trump....

Indianapolis police shoot, wound man in exchange of gunfire

Jan. 30, 2023 11:42 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A man who exchanged gunfire with Indianapolis police was shot and critically wounded Sunday by officers during a foot chase that came after a police pursuit ended in a crash, police said. The shooting occurred about 13 hours after officers began looking for a...

Man gets 5 years for stealing truck with child, 1, inside

Jan. 27, 2023 15:28 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis man who pleaded guilty to stealing a truck and driving off with a one-year-old child inside was sentenced Friday to five years in prison. Gonzalo Mondragon Jr., 35, had pleaded guilty in December to one count each of criminal confinement where...

Meyer Shank Racing aims for 2nd consecutive Rolex 24 victory

Jan. 26, 2023 17:28 PM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Michael Shank bookended last year's sports car season by winning the most prestigious endurance race in North America and then the IMSA championship. In between, he expanded his IndyCar program and followed a scrupulous plan to build Meyer Shank Racing...