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  • Indiana man accused of hiding HIV status from sexual partners in 3 different counties

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. – An Indiana man was charged once again for allegedly hiding his HIV status from a partner before having unprotected sex. Travis Ray Spoor, 37, of Silver Lake, was charged this week in Allen County with one count of malicious mischief involving infected bodily fluids. According to court records, he’s been accused of hiding his HIV status five times in three different counties since February 2016. He was charged in the latest instance of malicious mischief on […]

  • Indiana man proposes to girlfriend, asks sister with Down syndrome to be his ‘Best Friend Forever’

    Photos courtesy of Bret and Brandie Photography SANTA CLAUS, Ind. – When it came time for a man in Santa Claus, Indiana to propose to his girlfriend, he made sure to include her younger sister. Will Seaton, 25, and Ashley Schaus, 23, began dating in 2010 after they met at a car show. Schaus has a 15-year-old sister named Hannah who has Down syndrome and diabetes. Schaus told Seaton that if they ever became engaged, he’d have to marry two girls […]

  • Heartwarming video shows tiger at Indiana zoo nuzzling woman’s pregnant belly

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Adorable video of a tiger nuzzling a pregnant woman’s belly through the glass at an Indiana zoo is going viral. The video was posted Brittany Osborne of Topeka, Indiana last week after visiting Potawatomi Zoo in South Bend with her pregnant cousin, Natasha Handshoe. Handshoe tells us this was the first time she had been to Potawatomi Zoo in years, and the tigers were sleeping in the back of the exhibit the first time they passed […]

  • Black bear hide found on side of road in northern Indiana

    DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. – Indiana DNR officials are searching for the person responsible for dumping a black bear hide on the side of the road. Adam Clark told CBS4 that he was driving on State Road 101 in Dekalb County on Thursday afternoon when he passed what he though was a big furry dog that got hit on the side of the road. Clark said he turned around to check on it and discovered it was the remains of a […]

  • Pike High School student’s response to body-shamers online goes viral

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A Pike High School student’s response to people body-shaming her prom pictures is going viral with thousands of people supporting her. Madison Haulter is a senior at Pike High School. She met her boyfriend Tre Booker at school, and they had their one-year anniversary on April 23. Her school’s prom was on April 29, and Madison found a pink sequin dress to wear. “When I ordered the dress online, I wasn’t even thinking, ‘What will other people think of this? […]

  • WATCH: Returning soldier surprises mother at Seymour High School track meet

    SEYMOUR, Ind. – It was a surprise reunion years in the making for a Seymour woman serving in the California National Guard. Lauren Townsend graduated from Seymour High School in 2006, and she joined the U.S. Army in 2007. After four years of active duty, she joined the Indiana Army National Guard. Three years ago, she joined the California National Guard. Her second deployment started in Kuwait in December 2015. Nine months later, her unit returned home, but Townsend decided […]

  • VP Mike Pence makes reporters watch ‘Hoosiers’ on Air Force Two

    Vice President Mike Pence may have left Indiana, but it looks like Indiana hasn’t left him. Even though he’s currently traveling all over the Eastern Hemisphere, he hasn’t forgotten his roots. A pool of reporters is traveling with Pence on Air Force Two, and apparently the vice president has taken it upon himself to choose their in-flight entertainment. According to a few reporters on the plane, Pence’s press secretary Marc Lotter announced that Pence requested everyone watch “Hoosiers,” which he […]

  • Indianapolis man pleads guilty in death of grandmother

    Update (April 21, 2017)– Richard Norris pleaded guilty to charges of battery and voluntary manslaughter. He was sentenced to 30 years in prison. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (August 17, 2015) – An Indianapolis man was arrested in connection with the death of his grandmother, and new court documents reveal he was being treated for schizophrenia. Richard Norris, 21, is charged with the murder of 78-year-old Lucille Gladney. The investigation began Sunday morning when Gladney’s daughter saw that her mother’s car was missing from […]

  • Dad’s hilarious response to 6-year-old daughter’s accident at school goes viral

    CEDAR CITY, Utah – People around the world are so touched by this father’s perfect reaction when he found out his daughter wet her pants at school. Utah man Ben Sowards is clearly a very compassionate father. He’s raising 11 children, and he’s a big advocate for foster care. Last week, his 6-year-old daughter Valerie had an accident at school and wet her pants. Soward’s wife Connie said Valerie was crying and wanted to go home. So Sowards left to […]

  • Indianapolis woman turns 100-years-old

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – An Indianapolis woman is celebrating her centennial birthday today! Margaret Schroedle has been a resident at Clearwater Commons for the past two and a half years, and today her friends threw her a party with cake and punch to celebrate. She loves to socialize and have been a member of the Red Hat Society since moving to Clearwater Commons. Margaret tells CBS4 that she attributes to getting lots of rest, and she enjoys napping. But when she is […]