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    Butler chapter of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity suspended

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity at Butler University has been suspended. It’s unclear why, but the fraternity’s national board of directors made the decision Monday. Under the suspension terms, the members of the Alpha-Alpha Zeta chapter cannot represent Lambda Chi Alpha or gather in its name. Butler officials say they’re providing alternative housing for any member who is currently living in the chapter house. The Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs is working closely with […]

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    Man critically injured after vehicle crashes around 20 feet into building near 21st and MLK

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Metro police are investigating after a Toyota Prius crashed into a building on the near northwest side Monday night. Officers were called to the scene of the crash near the intersection of 21st Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Street around 7:20 p.m. Officials say a man in his late teens was driving north on MLK when he went through a light too fast and crashed into a Bodycote Thermal Processing building. Officers say the vehicle went around […]

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    Richmond girl honored by Pacers; collecting valentines

    RICHMOND, Ind.– A Richmond girl was recognized Monday for going above and beyond for other children. Olivia Dudas, 10, received the Indiana Pacers’ “Indiana Hero Award” for her project called “Traveling Bags of Kindness,” according to the Pal-Item. The project began with the fifth-grader asking residents to fill a bag with one thing a child would like. They were then asked to pass it on until the bag was completely full. Dudas ended up donating 63 bags to Richmond’s Genesis of […]

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    Eugene Cernan, last astronaut to walk on the moon, dies at 82

    Eugene A. Cernan, the last astronaut to leave his footprints on the surface of the moon, has died, NASA said Monday. He was 82. “We are saddened by the loss of retired NASA astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon,” the US space agency said on Twitter. We are saddened by the loss of retired NASA astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon. — NASA (@NASA) January 16, 2017 Cernan, […]

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    Shelbyville hospital to close, relocate operations to new medical center

    SHELBYVILLE, Ind. – Shelbyville’s Major Hospital will permanently close its Washington St. location Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017 and begin accepting new patients at the new MHP Medical Center at 3 a.m. that day. The new medical center is located at 2451 Intelliplex Dr. Current Major Hospital patients will be relocated there via ambulance Sunday morning. The emergency department at Major Hospital will also permanently close at 3 a.m. Sunday. Anyone with a health emergency after that time should go to the […]

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    Police investigate homicide after man found dead in apartment

    LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Police in Lafayette are investigating a homicide. Officers responded to a reported shooting around 6 a.m. Monday in the 1600 block of Center Street. When officers arrived, they found a man inside an apartment with an apparent gunshot wound. The man was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead. Lafayette police initially said they were investigating the death as a “possible” homicide but later said it was clear that someone killed the man. Monday afternoon, police […]

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    Man wanted in connection with 2016 Indianapolis murder arrested in Muncie

    MUNCIE, Ind. – A man wanted in connection with a 2016 murder in Indianapolis has been arrested in Muncie. Authorities took Caleb Antonio Keller, 27, into custody at a south side Muncie apartment. A murder charge was filed against Keller last week. Authorities received a tip about his location, leading to his arrest. Keller was wanted in connection with the July 2016 shooting death of 48-year-old Anthony Jones. Indianapolis Metropolitan police said Jones was shot around 3:45 a.m. in the […]

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    Chicago Cubs visit White House to celebrate World Series victory

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Barack Obama is celebrating the World Series champion Chicago Cubs before he leaves office. On what usually is a sleepy federal holiday at the White House, Cubs players filed into the White House East Room on Martin Luther King Day for Obama’s final ceremony for a championship sports team. Even sweeter for Obama is that the Cubs hail from his hometown. The president has a home in Chicago and is a White Sox fan. He rooted […]

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    Live Christmas tree disposal wraps up this month

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind – The Indianapolis Department of Public Works (DPW) and Indy Parks are reminding Indianapolis residents that the opportunity to drop off live Christmas trees at Indy Parks drop-off locations ends Tuesday, January 31. The live Christmas tree disposal program provides residents an opportunity to recycle their live trees for a variety of sustainable landscaping resources. Trees can be dropped off from dusk until dawn at the following locations. All ornaments, tinsel, lights, tree stands and other non-organic decorative materials must […]

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    Kokomo man, 82, pleads guilty to molesting 13-year-old girl

    KOKOMO, Ind. – An 82-year-old Kokomo man has taken a plea agreement in a molestation case involving a 13-year-old girl. According to investigators, the abuse happened over a two-year period. Marion Longfellow entered the guilty plea last week as part of the plea agreement. He was arrested in June after the teen told her father that he’d molested her at his home on West Sycamore Street. The most recent incident happened on Mother’s Day in May, the teen said. In exchange […]