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Sara Wittmeyer

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July 16, 2014

 

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Education Leaders Launch Campaign To Combat Sexual Abuse

Indiana has the second highest rate of sexual assault among teenage girls in the country. Education leaders are beginning to ask how they can prevent it.

July 11, 2014

 

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Most Indiana Parents Have Only $3,000 In Emergency Savings

Recent reports show few Hoosiers save enough to cover six months' expenses, which is what financial experts recommend people put aside in a rainy day fund.

July 1, 2014

 

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Veteran Anti-Discrimination Law Could Be Hard To Enforce

A law that goes into effect today prohibits companies from turning away a potential employee because he or she is a veteran.

June 27, 2014

 

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Counties Still Refuse To Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

After a federal judge ruled Indiana's same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, same-sex couples rushed to marry. But some counties are still refusing licenses.

June 20, 2014

 

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CDC Survey: Nearly Half All Teenagers Text And Drive

A recent survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates 41 percent of teens text while driving.

June 13, 2014

 

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Indianapolis VA Hospital Receives Mixed Reviews After Audit

The Indianapolis Veterans Affairs hospital has been tagged for further review after a national audit, but some veterans say it provides quality care.

May 30, 2014

 

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Indianapolis Ranks Worst In The Nation For Food Deserts

Residents on Indianapolis' east side must travel several miles to the nearest grocery store--a task that is difficult for many that do not own cars.

May 23, 2014

 

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Indy 500 Could Increase Cases Of Sex Trafficking

The Indy 500 and other large events tend to boost demand for sex, which, in turn, increases sex trafficking.

May 19, 2014

 

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Indiana Finds Replacement Lethal Injection Drug

Indiana had to find a new lethal injection drug to replace Pentathol which is in short supply.

May 19, 2014

 

League Stadium

Historic Baseball Trail Links Landmarks In Southern Indiana

The Heartland Historic Baseball Trail connects six sites in Southern Indiana and Louisville, Ky.

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