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Nation Apr 17Four Sikhs among victims of Indianapolis mass shooting
Police said Brandon Scott Hole, 19, apparently began firing randomly at people in the parking lot of the FedEx facility, killing four, before entering the building, fatally shooting four more people and then turning the gun on himself.
Nation Apr 16Police ID gunman in Indianapolis shooting as young male, former FedEx employee
Police in Indianapolis also noted that a “significant” number of employees at the facility where the shooting took place Thursday night are members of the Sikh community…
Nation Jan 09Man accused of stealing Pelosi’s lectern charged in invasion
Adam Johnson, 36, of Parrish, Florida, was arrested Friday night on a federal warrant and was being held Saturday without bail in Pinellas County, Florida, according to jail records that do not show if he has an attorney.
Nation May 12Indianapolis police to get body cameras in wake of killings
Indianapolis' mayor and police chief say city officers will be equipped with body cameras starting this summer in an effort that was already underway before police fatally shot two black men last week sparking a series of protests.
Nation May 07Protests in Indianapolis after police kill 3 in separate incidents
Police in Indianapolis are facing protests after officers fatally shot two men and killed a pregnant pedestrian in three separate incidents just hours apart.
Nation Jul 30Body of 1930s gangster John Dillinger to be exhumed
The Indiana State Department of Health approved a permit for Dillinger's nephew to have the body exhumed from an Indianapolis cemetery and reinterred there.
Nation May 29After several quiet years, tornadoes erupt in United States
INDIANAPOLIS — After several quiet years, tornadoes have erupted in the United States over the last two weeks as a volatile mix of warm, moist air from the Southeast and persistent cold from the Rockies clashed and stalled over the…
Health Feb 01Planned Parenthood group from western states adds Indiana, Kentucky in ‘strategic alliance’
Planned Parenthood's affiliate overseeing Hawaii and three western states announced Friday that it was adding Indiana and Kentucky, a first-of-its-kind consolidation based not on geography but on reallocating resources to fight new abortion restrictions in the Midwest and South.
Nation May 25Student says science teacher tackled Indiana school shooter
"Our science teacher immediately ran at him, swatted a gun out of his hand and tackled him to the ground. If it weren't for him, more of us would have been injured for sure."…
Politics Oct 03Appeals court rules against Pence on Syrian refugees
A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court’s order blocking Indiana Gov. Mike Pence from barring state agencies from helping Syrian refugees resettle in the state.