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Indiana National Guard: ‘She can contact Dr. Phil’

indystar.com — When a woman from Florida claimed she experienced harassment as a result of a romantic relationship with the top commander at Camp Atterbury, she received a surprising - and apparently inadvertent - email from the Indiana National Guard's top attorney.
Oct 24, 2014

Indiana National Guard: ‘She can contact Dr. Phil’ indy.st/1wnwyU7 via @indystar

Oct 23, 2014

RT @IndyMarisaK: Ouch... Indiana National Guard on woman's harassment claim: She can contact Dr. Phil indy.st/1wnwyU7 Great article via @indystartony.

Oct 23, 2014

Ind Natl Guard brushes off complaints from woman who said she was harassed after relationship w top commander. indy.st/1D3XSI9

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Lance Stephenson on Pacers: 'I wanted to be there'

indystar.com — CHARLOTTE - The life that Lance Stephenson now leads looks a lot different than the one he had in Indiana. For one, he dresses in a locker room soaked in white, purple and teal hues, under a ceiling crafted to appear like a beehive.
Oct 23, 2014

Good stuff via @CandaceDBuckner on Lance's new life in Charlotte & why it didn't work out with #Pacers this summer indy.st/1t7x6Oe

Oct 23, 2014

Lance on #Pacers, free agency: “They just went on and signed (C.J. Miles) … I felt like it was a wrap after that.” indy.st/1tPpulm

Oct 23, 2014

...but turned down $44 million RT @CandaceDBuckner: Lance Stephenson on #Pacers: 'I wanted to be there' indy.st/1wnAzYN via @indystar

Alcohol delivery app launches in Indy

indystar.com — Food has been coming to our doorsteps for years - pizza, Chinese food, those freaky-fast sandwiches. Now, Drizly is making it easier to have beer, wine and liquor delivered directly to you.
Oct 23, 2014

Beer to your doorstep: Alcohol delivery app launches in #Indy indy.st/1tOpaU4 via @indystar

Oct 23, 2014

.@AmyBHaneline is getting wine delivered to @indystar. She does not have a plan for it when it arrives. But I do. indy.st/1tOpaU4

Oct 23, 2014

RT @indystar: At 2 p.m., beverage reporter @AmyBHaneline will buy alcohol from her desk and have it delivered to her, using this: indy.st/1tOpaU4

Oct 23, 2014

RT @indystar: At 2 p.m., beverage reporter @AmyBHaneline will buy alcohol from her desk and have it delivered to her, using this: indy.st/1tOpaU4

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Indiana QB recruit Stevens will visit Penn State

indystar.com — Decatur Central quarterback Tommy Stevens confirmed to the Star on Thursday night that he will take an official visit to Penn State this weekend. Notre Dame picked up a quarterback commitment just a few days after Stevens' trip to South Bend from Brandon Wimbush, a highly-rated prospect from New Jersey.
Oct 23, 2014

From @KyleNeddenriep: Indiana QB commit Tommy Stevens to make official visit to Penn State. #iufb indystar.com/story/recruiti…

Oct 23, 2014

Tommy Stevens set to take official visit to Penn State this weekend. indy.st/1DG7VFu

Son blames IMPD in officer’s slaying

indystar.com — The son of an Indianapolis police officer shot to death in April by her ex-husband, another Indianapolis police officer, claims Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officials failed to adequately protect and ensure the safety of his mother, according to a tort claim notice filed with the city.

IUPUI student files lawsuit in Megabus crash

indystar.com — An IUPUI student who was involved in the Megabus crash that happened in the early morning hours of Oct. 14 has filed a lawsuit against the transportation service claiming he suffered "permanent personal injury," according to court documents. Mashhour Hamad Alqahtani, a 25-year-old second-language student from Saudi Arabia, filed the complaint Thursday in the Marion County Circuit Court.

Franklin football honors fallen teammates, and plays on

indystar.com — Franklin - Family by family, the parents of 18 Franklin High School football players were announced Friday night. This was senior night, a time to acknowledge the accomplishments of each player and their parents, along with the cheerleaders and band members.
Oct 23, 2014

With heavy hearts, a high school football season marches on for Franklin players. indy.st/1yrdl4l pic.twitter.com/NvcoR4J1J1

Oct 23, 2014

Franklin football honors fallen teammates, and plays on indy.st/1wni3jj via @indystar Good story by @kyleneddenriep

Oct 23, 2014

A Franklin football team hit by tragedy attempts to move on while honoring fallen teammates. indy.st/1yrdl4l pic.twitter.com/Ys262Ow1vF

Greg Manusky: The man behind the Colts defense

indystar.com — Former Colts coach Tony Dungy has always had a sharp eye for spotting up-and-coming talent in the coaching ranks. He once employed coaching upstarts Lovie Smith, Leslie Frazier and Mike Tomlin. They learned at his feet while watching him work, and he helped each blossom into an NFL head coach.
Oct 23, 2014

RT @HolderStephen: Like the #Colts defense? Thank coordinator Greg Manusky... also, Tony Dungy. Seriously. indy.st/1wnmESq via @indystar

Oct 23, 2014

Like the #Colts defense? Thank coordinator Greg Manusky... also, Tony Dungy. Seriously. indy.st/1wnmESq via @indystar

IU Q&A: On oversigning, 2016 and immediate expectations

indystar.com — It's Hoosier Hysteria week in Bloomington, which means there's hard talk of expectation in this week's mailbag. We'll dive into recruiting as well. Let's see what's on the minds of IU fans as the season nears. Larry writes in: "How is Jeremiah April's foot coming along? Is he able to practice yet?"
Oct 23, 2014

RT @IndyStarSports: Tom Crean is making a habit of over-signing recruits. @ZachOsterman says it's an unsavory, yet necessary evil: indy.st/1tl9tl2 #iubb

Oct 23, 2014

Tom Crean is making a habit of over-signing recruits. @ZachOsterman says it's an unsavory, yet necessary evil: indy.st/1tl9tl2 #iubb

Oct 23, 2014

RT @IndyStarSports: Insider @ZachOsterman empties his mailbag talking #iubb's habit of oversigning, 2016 and immediate expectations: indy.st/1tl9tl2

Is Ebola panic justified?

indystar.com — Just three Ebola cases have been reported in the U.S. So why is the country experiencing what some might call a panic over a disease that has been mostly contained to West Africa for the past six months?

Injured Colts Reggie Wayne, Trent Richardson sidelined

indystar.com — The Colts are still dealing with two key injuries with receiver Reggie Wayne (elbow) and running back Trent Richardson (hamstring) missing today's practice at the team's training facility. Wayne injured his elbow in Sunday's win over the Cincinnati Bengals and is considered day to day by coach Chuck Pagano.
Oct 23, 2014

Will they play Sunday? Both Reggie Wayne and Trent Richardson didn't practice today for the #Colts indy.st/1wn5W5I

Oct 23, 2014

Injured #Colts Reggie Wayne, Trent Richardson sidelined during practice today indy.st/1wn5W5I via @indystar

Action from Indy 2014 Style Swap

indystar.com — Carly Swift (from left) Leslie Bailey, Amanda Kingsbury and Mandy Selke having some fun at the Indy 2014 Style Swap at the City Market, Thursday evening, Oct.23.

Indy home sales perk up in September

indystar.com — With just a few months left in the year, Indianapolis' housing market finally started heating up in September. Monthly sales of existing homes rose for the first time all year, and the gain was a big one: 13 percent.

Five takeaways from Eli Lilly’s 3Q earnings

indystar.com — The third quarter of 2014 brought lower revenue and even lower profits for Eli Lilly and Co. Five takeaways: 1. Investors shouldn't panic. The drops in sales and earnings were expected. Revenue fell 16 percent to $4.88 billion from a year ago. Profits plunged 58 percent to $501 million.
Oct 23, 2014

Love this approach to an earnings report story! Five takeaways from Eli Lilly’s 3Q earnings indy.st/1tOgzke via @indystar

2nd arrest made in fatal April shooting

indystar.com — A second suspect has been arrested in the April murder of an Indianapolis man, Indianapolis police said Thursday. Michael Campbell, 25, Indianapolis, was apprehended Wednesday after members of the Violent Crimes Unit detained him on a warrant in a separate case, the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police said in a news release.

Cartoonist Gary Varvel: Terrorism in Canada

indystar.com — Cartoonist Gary Varvel: Terrorism in Canada

Pop band One Direction coming to Indy

indystar.com — The English-Irish pop band One Direction is coming to Indianapolis for a July 31 concert at Lucas Oil Stadium, promoters announced today. Tickets for the show go on sale at 10 a.m. Nov. 1, said Andy Wilson, spokesman with the Indianapolis-based Bohlsen Group.
Oct 23, 2014

Unprecedented: The first time this act walks onstage in Indianapolis will be as a headliner at Lucas Oil Stadium -- indy.st/1tO8iwG

Oct 23, 2014

RT @indystar: Pop band One Direction announces Lucas Oil Stadium tour stop. indy.st/1tO8iwG

What's the best day to fill your gas tank?

indystar.com — When do you fill up you gas tank? There are two obvious answers: When your fuel gauge is on empty. And when prices are lowest. It's hard to be a bargain hunter when you're running on fumes and need to get somewhere.
Oct 23, 2014

.@starwatchtim says you should buy gas on Saturdays, because data or something indy.st/1tOixAY

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Fire the coach? Here's what it would cost state schools in Indiana

indystar.com — Fire the coach! It's easier said than done. Here's what the state's public schools in NCAA Division I would owe their football and men's basketball coaches if they fired them. The information came from public records obtained by The Indianapolis Star.
Oct 23, 2014

RT @markalesia: What would it cost to fire your least favorite fb or bb coach at a D-I public school in Indiana? #iubb #purdue #iufb indy.st/1D3VPE4

Oct 23, 2014

What would it cost to fire your least favorite fb or bb coach at a D-I public school in Indiana? #iubb #purdue #iufb indy.st/1D3VPE4

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