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The Indiana city where Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is mayor is updating its police officers' body camera technology following the recent fatal police shooting of a black man.

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Once the Agave americana fully blooms, the main plant will die.

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Judge Darcie L. Fawcett ruled that if Ko posts 10 percent of the $150,000 bond and $500 cash, he’ll be released and placed on house arrest at his mother’s home. He will be monitored with a GPS ankle bracelet.

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The annual health fair at the Indiana Black Expo kicked off Thursday and for many it's the only chance to receive important health screenings.

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Fifty years ago today, Apollo 11 astronauts were making their final preparations to descend to the surface of the moon. We're looking back at Indiana's contribution to the lunar landing.

A sign reading 'Indiana Workforce Development.'

Indiana's unemployment rate has declined slightly in June from the previous month.

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Employers from companies across northern Indiana got to visit Westville Correctional Facility Thursday as part of an initiative to encourage businesses to hire former inmates.

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South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg issued a generational call to arms Thursday as he addressed the Young Democrats of America’s national convention.

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Indiana Michigan Power's Rockport plant.

Wendy Bredhold is part of the group’s Beyond Coal campaign in Indiana. She says this will be the biggest coal unit retirement since the national campaign started in 2010.

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National grants will help ensure the long-term preservation of two iconic Columbus buildings designed by renowned architect Eero Saarinen.

The Crossing At Walnut Springs

The City of Bloomington says it notified residents Thursday the code violations had been corrected and they no longer have to move by Aug. 9.

Young Dems Convention

Young Democrats say faith in politics is a critical tool in the path forward for their party and the country.

Dongwook Ko

The 17-year-old Bloomington resident is accused of stabbing a 13-year-old acquaintance on the Indiana University campus. He's been charged with four felony counts, including attempted murder.

A screenshot from the PBS Newshour broadcast of a Trump campaign rally in North Carolina, July 2019.

At a campaign rally in North Carolina on Wednesday, President Donald Trump declared Democratic presidential candidate and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg “not a star.”

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Brad Stevens, former coach of the Butler men's basketball team and current coach of the Boston Celtics.

The Boston Celtics coach joked on Wednesday that he's hoping to capitalize on his resemblance to Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg.

A map showing the heat indices across the US and Midwest in July 2019.

NWS Meteorologist Mike Ryan says temperatures will cool off by early next week. Until then, he advises Hoosiers to stay hydrated and take advantage of free cooling stations available at fire stations throughout Monroe County.

Curtis Hill

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill says he won’t appeal a federal judge’s recent decision to temporarily halt the state’s latest anti-abortion law.

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A team of Indiana researchers received a national grant to study the use of an app aimed at older patients. The tool is designed to help patients avoid drugs linked to dementia.

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Brad Cooper pleaded guilty in April to felony charges of criminal confinement, identity deception and official misconduct and misdemeanor domestic battery.

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According to IU’s most recent sustainability report, there are four solar power systems installed on rooftops across the campus. Bloomington has 31 municipal buildings with solar installations.

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Join us this week as we talk about the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon mission.

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The U.S. Department of Labor announced Tuesday it’s granting Indiana between $1.5 million and $4.7 million to combat the ongoing effects of the opioid crisis.

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A federal judge sentenced former Monroe County Chief Deputy Auditor and Chief Deputy Treasurer Hans Huffman to 96 months in prison for possession of child pornography.

A bullet hole in the side of a house in Owen County.

A second lawsuit involving an Owen County gun range has been filed, this one is against Owen County.

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The Young Democrats of America convention is four days of panels, training opportunities and speeches from major political figures – including three presidential candidates (Indiana’s own South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg among them).

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Chef Erika Yochum opened the restaurant in the former Feast location at the corner of Hillside and Henderson in January.

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill stands at a podium.

Lawyers for Indiana's attorney general argue that allegations he drunkenly groped four women during a party don't meet the legal standard of a misuse of power.

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The environmental law firm Earthjustice prepared the appeal on behalf of Southwestern Indiana Citizens for Quality of Life and Valley Watch.

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Chloe Wiegand died July 7 when she fell through an open 11th-story window on the Freedom of the Seas cruise ship.

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To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s first steps on the moon – along with the days leading up to and following the mission – Purdue University Archives has created a public exhibit titled, “Neil A. Armstrong Papers.”

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Updates on the Farmers Market vendor controversy, improperly installed solar panels, and the added cost of expanding the Monroe Convention Center.

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A private third party is taking up the task of repairing the improperly installed solar panels near the Monroe Water Treatment Plant.

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It’s hot right now in Indiana and it’s only going to get hotter. The Union of Concerned Scientists released a new report on Tuesday that projects how much extreme heat we can expect as the Earth warms. 

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