Highlights from the 58th running of the Indianapolis 500

Highlights from the 58th running of the Indianapolis 500
FILE – In this May 25, 1975 file photo, Gordon Johncock in the Wildcat-Turbo Drake (20) leads pole holder A.J. Foyt in his Coyote-Turbo Foyt (14) at start of 59th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis …
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10 problems with Twitter for sports fans and media
Kent Sterling hosts the fastest growing sports-talk show in Indianapolis on CBS Sports 1430 every weekday from 3 p.m.-6 p.m., and writes about Indiana sports at kentsterling.com. More Sports + Recreation ». Tags: Sports + Recreation, Sports, Twitter …
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IU recruit De'Ron Davis pays back Tom Crean's loyalty
NEW ALBANY — De'Ron Davis' path from top-ranked eighth-grade player in the country to Indiana recruit was littered with potential potholes. Indiana coach Tom Crean offered Davis a scholarship as an eighth-grader, following a summer tournament in …
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Indianapolis Colts add assistant to coaching staff
Jeff Popovich, a former assistant coach at UTSA and FIU, will become the Indianapolis Colts' new assistant to the head coach, a source told FOX Sports. An Arizona native, Popovich played DB for Colts head coach Chuck Pagano when they were at the …
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GLVC Sports Network to stream men's golf championship
University of Indianapolis (2nd in the Midwest), and Lewis (8th) will compete in threesomes with UMSL, while Bellarmine University (9th), Drury University (14th), and University of Illinois Springfield (15th) will play in the second wave as teams …
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Anucha Browne talks Women's Final Four
Prior to taking her current role, Browne worked for IBM for 11 years then worked in professional sports for several years following. The Indianapolis Recorder Newspaper spoke with Browne about the upcoming event taking place in downtown Indianapolis as …
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Latest Indianapolis Music News

Reigning roots king Isbell charms Indianapolis crowd
Jason Isbell didn't sell out the 2,500-capacity Murat Theatre in Old National Centre because he's the newly crowned king of American roots music. All tickets for Friday's show already were spoken for by the time Isbell collected Grammy Awards in the …
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[friday] Editor's Picks: Kacey Musgraves plays in Indianapolis
One of country music's biggest rising stars will visit Indianapolis when Kacey Musgraves plays the Egyptian Room at the Old National Centre. Musgraves, who will be joined by Country & Western Rhinestone Revue for her performance at 7:30 p.m. Friday.
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Latest Indianapolis Travel News

Fed budget proposal includes M for Red Line rapid transit
A $ 75 million federal grant that would jump-start a bus rapid transit line in Indianapolis was hailed Tuesday by advocates as a critical step in making over Central Indiana's mass transit system, but several steps must be hammered out before the …
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Official travel package to see the Colts in London announced
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind, (December 27, 2015) – If you've always wanted to go to London, you now have a really good reason to make the trip. Bullseye Event Group, the Indianapolis Colts official events and travel partner is offering an all-inclusive trip to …
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Take a musical stroll down memory lane
As another Black History Month winds down, an Indianapolis group dedicated to preserving and sharing African-American history has a big bash planned. Freetown Village, the living history museum that uses music, theater and more to teach about life in …
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Top Five Live: Musgraves leads 'Pageant' roadshow
Before the release of 2015 album "Pageant Material," Musgraves played the March Madness Music Festival in White River State Park. … After playing Indianapolis multiple times in 2015, New York's Joywave will return to serve as Metric's supporting act.
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Peabody Consort presents a snapshot of 13th century Christian, Jewish, Arabic
The Hub caught up with Cudek by phone to chat about this version of "Words and Music for Three Faiths," which he says will be the last performance of the repertoire until he takes the Consort and this program to the 2017 Indianapolis Early Music Festival.
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Latest Indianapolis Nightlife News

Park Tudor headmaster remembered
The crowd for Miller's remembrance, at one of the largest churches in Indianapolis, filled every pew of the Gothic Revival church and overflowed into satellite viewing areas under and around the Second Presbyterian sanctuary. The remembrances painted a …
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Using 'Friday night science' to rate Indy's worst suburbs
So, a website based in North Carolina wants to tell us which Indianapolis suburbs are the worst? This should be good. The writers at RoadSnacks, a website that seems to specialize in ranking cities in odd categories, say they "used data and science to …
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Pit Pass: Fisher, Hartman split from Carpenter's IndyCar team
Last year, CFH Racing fielded two cars at each of the races and a third in the Indianapolis 500. Before the Fisher/Hartman combination joined the Carpenter group in the fall of 2014, the two companies fielded two 500 cars each, for a total of four entries.
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Police identify fatally shot on Indianapolis east side

Police identify fatally shot on Indianapolis east side
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (February 20, 2016) – A man was killed in a shooting on the city's east side Saturday morning. The shooting occurred around 6:45 a.m. in the 2600 block of Bazil Avenue. At the time of the shooting, it appears residents and visitors …
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Grandmother missed by gunfire from drive by shooting
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (February 28, 2016) – Wendy Durham and her nine-year-old granddaughter were sleeping in a first floor bedroom of the story house on Huber Street this morning when they heard two pops and dove for the floor. “We was laying down and …
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Latest Indianapolis Entertainment News

To Do List: Lily & Madeline, Easthills, Howie Day
Lily & Madeleine. 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Deluxe at Old National Centre, 502 N. New Jersey St.; $ 15; thingstodo.indystar.com/events/109649690. The Indianapolis natives are hitting their hometown to celebrate Friday's release of "Keep It Together," their …
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Mavs get set to host Indy
The Audubon Area Community Services is the game day sponsor for Saturday and have a whole bunch of fun activity and entertainment planned for throughout the game. Tickets are still available for Chairback and general admission. You can purchase your …
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Latest Indianapolis Attractions News

Teacher uses clues to promote Indiana sites
… to virtually solve the 20 Indianapolis clues,” she said. By using Internet search engines, and solving the ciphers, a person learns about potential spots to visit in a given city. These locations fit into several family-friendly categories …
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Could the White River get a beach downtown? Maybe, says Visit Indy
There are at least two major hurdles to Visit Indy's plans. First, parts of the White River downtown are polluted. That would be an especially serious issue with any sort of attraction prompting people to get into the water. "Ensuring the cleanliness …
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CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Knife-Wielding, Rum-Guzzling Monkey In Rooftop Standoff In Brazil
A rum-drinking primate grabbed a butcher's knife and hopped onto the roof of a makeshift bar in Patos, Brazil, where it stabbed at the tiles and then waved the blade over the edge — essentially, giving the folks below some very strong "BACK OFF" vibes.
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Increased alcohol permits, Sunday sales for artisan distilleries passes Senate
A bill that would allow Sunday sales at artisan distilleries, refill of containers at farm wineries and an increase in alcohol permits in Hamilton and Boone County has passed the Indiana House and the Senate Public Policy Committee. The bill heads to …
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Insider Q&A: Can the Pacers move up in the East standings?
OKLAHOMA CITY – The Indiana Pacers did not make a move before Thursday's NBA trade deadline. The team will open the second half of the season on the road against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Paul George and Monta Ellis against Kevin Durant and …
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George's recovery 'shocks' those who had endured injuries
Matt Harpring has watched Paul George this season and sees a basketball miracle. Harpring, a former NBA player for 11 seasons, has much of the same feelings that many fans have when it comes to George's performance: He's in awe of George's ascension …
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Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers to play in 2016 NFL/Hall of Fame Game
The Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers will travel to Canton in August to kick off the National Football League's 2016 preseason in the NFL/Hall of Fame Game. The preseason classic is set for Sunday, Aug. 7 at 8 PM ET in Canton's Tom Benson Hall …
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