| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:24 PM
This just in from the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission. One day remains for motorists, area residents, business owners and other concerned parties to submit comments on concept plan materials for a multi-faceted rehabilitation project that will...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 1:45 AM
The recent controversy surrounding National Public Radio, in which a conservative operative caught top executives disparaging conservative groups and offering to protect a controversial donor, could not have come at a worse time for WVPE.
| May 2, 2011
| 12:51 PM
Hoosiers woke up Monday morning to the news that Public Enemy #1 and 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden is dead. Osama bin Laden was killed Sunday by U.S. Navy Seals in a mission at a mansion in Abbotabad, Pakistan. Late Sunday night, President Obama...
| May 9, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Congressman Joe Donnelly (D-2nd District) announced Monday he plans to run for U.S. Senate. The congressman from northern Indiana hopes to unseat longtime Senator Richard Lugar (R) or the eventual Republican nominee next fall.
Donelly was first elected...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 12:08 PM
Some familiar and new faces arrived for the first official day of work on Capitol Hill Wednesday.
Senator Dan Coats (R-Indiana) took back his old job. He was accompanied by former Vice President Dan Quayle and Senator Richard Lugar (R-Indiana) as he took...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 3:03 PM
After the deadly shooting Saturday in Tucson, Arizona, that killed six and wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and others, some are asking what can be done to improve security for members of Congress and other lawmakers; and their constituents.
| Jan 14, 2011
| 6:36 AM
Democrats gained control of the U.S. House of Representatives in 2006, the year U.S. Rep. Joe Donnelly, D-Granger, was elected. That year Nancy Pelosi ran for speaker of the House. While running for speaker, she outlined what the Democrat agenda would...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 12:37 PM
Republicans in Congress began debate Tuesday on repealing President Obama's healthcare reform law. While the GOP controls the House, Democrats still control the Senate and there's virtually no chance that the president would sign legislation to repeal the...
| Nov 28, 2011
Second of two parts
Although Marla Theocharides has won custody of her children in an American court, she sees little hope that her now- ex-husband will be forced anytime soon to return the children to the country in which they were born.
So far, the...
| May 8, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Dick Lugar, the Senate's longest-serving Republican, could become the latest political casualty in the struggle between the party's conservatives and moderates when he faces Richard Mourdock, Indiana's state treasurer, in a primary Tuesday.
Over 36 years...
| May 8, 2012
| 5:54 PM
The U.S. Senate's longest serving GOP senator was defeated in Indiana's primary Tuesday, Fox59 projects.
Indiana State Treasurer Richard Mourdock defeated incumbent Dick Lugar.
For more than 36 years, Lugar worked as a foreign policy expert. The long-...