Woman transported to hospital after crashing near downtown Saturday night (February 18, 2018, 12:03 am)

  740 E North St. pic.twitter.com/r4W3G8xrvT — IFD NEWS (@IFD_NEWS) February 18, 2018 INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A woman is injured after getting stuck on guy wires near downtown Saturday night. Just before 11 p.m., Indianapolis Fire Department responded to the accident which ended at the 700 block of East North Street. Officials say the driver’s car left the I-65 south ramp then plowed through a fence. The car then crossed North Street and stopped when it landed on some guide […]

Mitchell wins slam dunk contest over Oladipo, Smith Jr. and Nance Jr. (February 17, 2018, 11:28 pm)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on NBA All-Star Saturday (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Rookie Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz put on a show in the slam dunk contest to cap off NBA All-Star Saturday. Mitchell edged Larry Nance Jr. by two points, sealing his victory with a close approximation of the 360-degree spin dunk that Vince Carter used to win the 2000 contest. Pacers guard Victor Oladipo was eliminated after the first round.   The all-star could not […]

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Local veteran gets trip to Disney World (February 17, 2018, 10:51 pm)

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.- A local veteran with a special needs child is getting the thrill of a lifetime, and it’s all thanks to some youth hockey teams, right here in Central Indiana. On Saturday, Steve Scroghan learned he’ll finally get to give his daughter the gift she’s been asking for. “Still trying to process it,” said Scroghan, “it’s an honor.” The retired Army veteran and his family received the honor today after some local hockey teams teamed up to raise money for […]

Wintry weather moving out, spring-like weather moving in (February 17, 2018, 9:55 pm)

The wintry weather returned but isn’t sticking around long. The few snow/rain showers we have left will dry out overnight. Cold tonight with wind chills in the 20’s and patchy fog around. With the moisture on the ground and these cold temperatures, there could be some slick spots on the roads. We’re warmer and dry tomorrow with highs in the mid 40’s. The weather gets active again by early Monday morning. Rain showers will likely impact kids waiting at the […]

Pedestrian struck and killed on east side (February 17, 2018, 8:06 pm)

INDIANAPOLIS—Metro Police are investigating a fatal accident on the east side Saturday evening. Shortly before 7 p.m., police and medics were called to the 2500 block of  North Shadeland Avenue on a report of a pedestrian struck. Police say a 46 year old male was  walking in the slow lane of Shadeland when he was struck by a car. Investigators say weather conditions at the time created limited visibility. The injured pedestrian was unresponsive at the scene and reportedly died on […]

Alabama lawmaker proposes bill allowing teachers to carry guns at school (February 17, 2018, 6:04 pm)

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. – Alabama State Representative Will Ainsworth says he will introduce legislation that would allow some public school teachers and administrators to carry a gun during school hours. He says concerned educators from Marshall County reached out to him Thursday evening in the wake of the Parkland, Florida shooting that left 17 dead. “They wanted to know what we could do to prevent that in Alabama,” said Ainsworth. The first term legislator says he is researching the issue. “Our kids are […]

Indiana rallies, holds off Iowa 84-82 (February 17, 2018, 5:38 pm)

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Indiana survived one of its strangest games of the season and kept its winning streak alive with the Big Ten tournament less than two weeks away. Still, the Hoosiers needed a record-setting performance from Robert Johnson to hold off the reeling Hawkeyes. Johnson scored a career-high 29 points on nine 3s, which tied the school record, and Indiana rallied from an early 13-point deficit and beat Iowa 84-82 for its fourth straight victory. Devonte Green […]