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Indianapolis teen inspired to help homeless

<p>A Ben Davis High School student hit the streets of Indianapolis on Wednesday, hoping to help the city's homeless as they brace for winter.</p>

Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:02:30 GMT

Experts warn against kids using pellet guns

<p>As new details emerged about the moments before Cleveland police fatally shot a 12-year-old boy playing with an airsoft gun, local experts said the root of the tragedy is the misconception that pellet guns are toys.</p>

Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:52:20 GMT

Fire chief: North Vernon fire intentionally set

<p>A massive fire in a southern Indiana city that swept through a row of century-old buildings, causing two to collapse, was intentionally set, the fire chief said.</p>

Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:12:57 GMT

Judge allows Indianapolis park deer hunt

<p>The controversial plan to hunt deer this weekend in Eagle Creek Park will go forward, a judge ruled Wednesday evening.</p>

Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:42:06 GMT

Firefighters share meals at family-style tables

<p>Although local firefighters will be working on Thanksgiving, they will still give thanks while gathering around the table together.</p>

Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:01:32 GMT

Applications open for pre-K pilot

<p>Child advocates want to get the word out to low-income families that the Office of Early Education and Out-of-School learning is now accepting applications for a pre-kindergarten grant, RTV6 reporter Kara Kenney reported.</p>

Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:26:16 GMT

Community leaders fight injustice with peace

<p>Leaders from the NAACP, Urban League, and the Indiana Black Expo say a collaborative effort from the community is needed to create meaningful change after the <a href="">protests in Ferguson </a>and other cities around the nation.</p>

Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:25:35 GMT

Man gets 16 years for shooting 16-year-old girl

<p>A man who fatally shot a 16-year-old Noblesville girl in the chest last December has been sentenced to 16 years in the Department of Correction.</p>

Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:25:06 GMT

ISP: Man slept w/15-year-old after meeting on FB

<p>State troopers arrested a 28-year-old man after he was found in the bed of a 15-year-old girl this week.</p>

Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:24:38 GMT

Mom shares car seat concern after son's death

<p>With the busy holiday travel weekend underway, a mother of three is making an emotional plea to anyone transporting a child, Call 6 Investigator Kara Kenney reported.</p>

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 23:11:41 GMT

Colts will face McCoy, not RG3

<p>Jay Gruden's decision to bench quarterback Robert Griffin III and start Colt McCoy when his Washington Redskins face the Indianapolis Colts Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium might have been difficult, but it wasn't complicated.</p>

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:11:55 GMT

Family offering reward in July fatal shooting

<p>Family members of a man killed in a July shooting have announced plans to offer a reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect.</p>

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:09:15 GMT

Ind. woman drops 60 lbs. to give husband kidney

<p>This Thanksgiving, an Indiana man was thankful for the chance to get well -- all thanks to his wife who had to improve her health first.</p>

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:57:33 GMT

Wet summer a relief for Ind. Christmas trees

<p>Indiana's cool, wet summer was just what the tree doctor ordered for the state's Christmas tree farms still smarting from a devastating drought.</p>

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:05:42 GMT

Endangered Sumatran orangutan born in Fort Wayne

<p>An endangered Sumatran orangutan has given birth to a female baby at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo.</p>

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:36:19 GMT